Ashok Lalla, Amit Dasgupta, Max Hegerman, and Meera Sharath Chandra are the four jury members from India
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | September 30, 2013
The Digital Asia Festival Awards 2013 has announced 40 jury members who will judge the best of Asia Pacific’s digital marketing and honour the clients, agencies and media owners whose work is leading the way for the industry.
The jury consists of leading client marketers, digital media practitioners and agency strategists who will base the judging criteria on Strategy, Creativity and Innovation, Execution and Results. The jury will debate and ultimately decide on those entries worthy of taking home Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze trophies.
The 2013 jury comprises the following:
Jason Kuperman, VP - Omnicom Digital Asia Pacific, India, Middle East & Africa, Omnicom Group, Regional – Jury President Adela Villanueva, Director Digital Strategy & Planning, Dentsu, Singapore Amit Dasgupta, Brand Director, Adidas, South-eEast Asia Andrew Davie, MD, Wunderman, Australia Arthur Wei, VP & CMO, Lenovo, China Ashok Lalla, Global Head – Digital Marketing, Infosys, India Ben Poole, Head of Digital - Asia Pacific, MEC, Regional Benjamin Condit, Digital Partner, Mindshare China
Benjamin Grubbs, APAC Head of Partner Marketing, YouTube, Regional Benjamin Tan, Group CEO, Yolk SE Asia Chief Digital Officer for Grey Group, Grey, Regional Benny Zhu, Founder/President, Nim Digital, China Carl Griffith, Head of Digital, Havas Worldwide, Singapore Douglas Chapman, MD, Razorfish, Australia Erik Hallander, Interactive Director, Isobar, Australia Eugene Demata, Executive Creative Director, DDB DM9JaymeSyfu, The Philippines Ian Loon, SMG SEA's Social & Content Services Lead, and Regional Director for Samsung Southeast Asia Jason Oke, Regional Managing Director Red Fuse Communications Asia and Y&R Hong Kong Joe Nakamura, CEO, UM Japan, EVP, MWG Holdings, Japan John Yang, Executive Creative Director, Bremen Digital Creative, Taiwan Josh Bledsoe, SEO Director, iProspect, Singapore Kiki Chen, MD, Medialand Digital Strategy, Taiwan Kylie Summerhayes, International Media Lead, Global Media and Agency Management, Microsoft Leigh Reyes, President & CEO, Lowe + Partners, The Philippines Max Hegerman, MD, Edelman Digital, India Meera Sharath Chandra, Founder CEO & CCO, Tigress Tigress, India Oz Dean, Creative Director, TBWA/Digital Arts Network, Singapore Patrick Rona, President, Tribal DDB APAC and Chief Digital Officer, DDB Group Asia Pacific, Regional Paul Gage, Regional Planning Director, APAC, Iris, Regional Paul Soon, CEO of XM APAC and Digital Director JWT APAC, JWT, Regional Richard Fraser, Regional MD, Proximity Asia, Middle East & Africa, Proximity, Regional Rudi Ramin, Regional Marketing Manager – Biscuits, Asia Pacific, Mondel?z International Sanjeev Saluja, Digital Director, Leo Burnett/Arc, Thailand Sung Churl Yim, Interactive Campaign Planner, Cheil Worldwide, South Korea Susana Tsui, CEO, PHD, Regional Tanner Nagib, Regional Group Account Director and Digital Director, Hakuhodo Singapore Group, Singapore Thomas Crampton, Director of Social@Ogilvy, Asia Pacific, Ogilvy & Mather, Regional Thuan Ngo Minh, Founder, Managing Director, DNA Digital, Vietnam Todd Martin, Regional Head of Social and Digital, Bates CHI and Partners, Regional Wayne Arnold, Co-founder and CEO, Profero, Singapore Yean Cheong, Digital Head, APAC, IPG Mediabrands, Regional
“We’re delighted to be bringing such an esteemed group of experts together to not only judge the best in digital, but to uphold the high standard that these awards have when it comes to setting the benchmark for digital innovation in the region. It will be exciting to see which pieces of ground breaking work they decide to be worthy winners,” says Terry Savage, Chairman of Lions Festivals.
Entries can still be submitted until the deadline of 2 October. Further information on categories and rules, as well as the awards and information on this year’s jury can be found on the website. The winners of the 2013 awards will be announced online through www.digitalasiafestival.com on 18 November.