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Jury Chairs announced for Goafest 'ABBY AWARDS 2017'

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Jury Chairs announced for Goafest 'ABBY AWARDS 2017'

The highly coveted ABBY Awards 2017 that recognize the best in advertising, communication, and marketing has just culminated its jury deliberation process for its CREATIVE ABBY and MEDIA ABBY‘s. The esteemed jury panel consisted of industry stalwarts like:

INTEGRATED ADVERTISING & YOUNG ABBY Senthil Kumar - Chief Creative Officer, J. Walter Thompson
FILM SINGLES Agnello Dias - Chairman and Co-Founder, Taproot
DIRECT Rakhshin Patel - Managing Director, Pi communications
MEDIA ABBY AWARDS Anupriya Acharya - ‎Chief Executive Officer, Publicis Media India
DESIGN Alok Nanda - Founder and CEO, Alok Nanda & Co. (Comms.)
OUT-OF-HOME / AMBIENT MEDIA Viral Pandya - Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer, Out of the Box
PRINT Prashant Godbole - Founder, Ideas@work
PRINT CRAFT Raj Nair - ‎CEO and Chief Creative Officer, Madison BMB
BRAND ACTIVATION & PROMOTION Pratap Bose - Managing Director & Chairman, The Social Street
RADIO & RADIO CRAFT Manish Bhatt - Founder Director, Scarecrow Communications Ltd.
FILM CRAFT Vinil Mathew - Director, Breathless Films
DIGITAL Carlton D'Silva - CEO & CCO, Hungama Digital Services
PUBLISHER I Venkat - Director, Eenadu
PUBLIC RELATIONS Paresh Chaudhry - Chief Executive Officer, Madison PR
BROADCASTER Tarun Katial - Chief Executive Officer, Reliance Broadcast Network
SPECIAL ABBY (GENDER SENSITIVE) K. V. Sridhar -  ‎Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Hyper Collective Creative Technologies
MOBILE Nishad Ramchandran -  Senior Vice President - Digital Experience, Hansa Cequity
BRANDED CONTENT & ENTERTAINMENT Raj Kamble - Founder CCO, Famous innovations

Presented by the Advertising Club and AAAI, the Goafest ABBYs 2017 will once again see the entire advertising and marketing fraternity come together in Goa from 6th April, 2017 to 8th April, 2017 at   The Grand Hyatt, Bambolim, North Goa.


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Prior to joining Madison PR in 2012 Chaudhary was Group President Corporate Communications at Reliance Industries Limited.