Entries to Adfest 2017 Lotus Awards are now open. The deadline for categories that are judged remotely isÂ January 13, and JanuaryÂ 20 for all other categories
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | January 4, 2017
Wain Choi of Cheil Worldwide will lead the Film Lotus and Radio Lotus categories as Jury President at Adfest 2017. âI love seeing inspirational works created by different markets around the Asia Pacific, which is a focus that sets the Adfest Lotus Awards apart from other shows in our industry. I will be looking for ideas shaped by local cultures that move people, brands and business,â said Choi, Senior Vice-President and Chief Creative Officer, who joined Cheil Worldwide in 2010 from Ogilvy Korea. Born in South Korea, Choi spent his formative years in Canada, and landed his first job in advertising in 1992 at Bates. He later joined Canada's largest advertising agency, Cossette Communications, followed by Young & Rubicam and a stint at Dentsu Belgium as Executive Creative Director. Jimmy Lam, President of Adfest, said, âWain has won many awards in his career, and heâs worked on some of the worldâs most famous brands. As a Canadian-trained professional based in Seoul, he brings a uniquely global perspective to our jury panel â his insights will ensure the best ideas rise to the top in the Film and Radio categories.â Entries to Adfest 2017 Lotus Awards are now open. The deadline for categories that are judged remotely isÂ January 13, and JanuaryÂ 20 for all other categories. Adfest 2017 runs fromÂ March 22 to 25Â at the Royal Cliff Hotels Group in Pattaya, Thailand.