The ANDYs are entering their 51st year with Colleen DeCourcy, Partner & Global Chief Creative Officer, Wieden + Kennedy, chairing the 2015 Awards & Jury
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | February 16, 2014
After celebrating their 50th anniversary in 2014 with a platform centered on bravery, the ANDYs are entering their 51st year with Colleen DeCourcy, Partner & Global Chief Creative Officer, Wieden + Kennedy, at the helm as Chair of the 2015 ANDY Awards & Jury.
Judged by a hand-picked jury of globally renowned creative leaders, the ANDY Awards are granted to both single entries and campaign executions, distinguished by product, service or technique category.
Josy Paul, Chairman and Chief Creative Officer, BBDO India, and Prasoon Joshi, Executive Chairman, McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific, are part of the Jury for ANDY Awards 2015.
While informing that the jury session starts from today, February 16, 2015, in New York, Paul told BestMediaInfo.com, âAs the first award show of the year, the ANDYs usually set the standard for the industry.â
The members of the jury include Bob Greenberg, Founder/ Chairman CEO R/GA New York; Mark Tutssel, Global Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett Worldwide, Chicago; Andrew Keller, Chief Executive Officer/ Partner, CP+B, Boulder; Juan Carlos Ortiz President and CEO, DDB Latina Miami; Mike Byrne, Partner Chief Creative Officer, Anamoly, New York; David Nobay, Creative Chairman, Droga5 Sydney; and Matt Eastwood, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer, J Walter Thompson, among other leaders of the industry.
Founded in 1964, the ANDYs honour global creativity in advertising, and recognise the contributions of individuals and companies, who continually innovate, experiment and inspire with novel approaches to communication.
Produced by The Advertising Club of New York, the ANDYs are one of the only not-for-profit award shows in the industry, with proceeds going directly to The Advertising Club Foundation to fund its education initiatives.