New York Festivals International Advertising Awards has announced the second round of appointments to the 2013 Executive Jury. Since 2011, NYF has assembled the ‘dream team’, an elite group of Worldwide Creative Officers brought together to select the ‘World’s Best Advertising’.
The second round of the 2013 Executive Jury members includes:
Mike Geiger, President Chief Integration Officer, JWT North America, USA
Merlee Jaymee, Chairman & Chief Creative Officer, DM9 Jayme Syfu, Philippines
Amir Kassaei, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer, DDB Worldwide
Jason Peterson, Chief Creative Officer, Havas Worldwide, USA
Marcus Rebeschini, Chief Creative Officer – Asia, Y&R Asia, Singapore
KV Sridhar, Chief Creative Officer - India Sub Continent, Leo Burnett, India
It may be recalled that Santosh Padhi, Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Taproot India was named in the first round of 2013 Executive Jury members’ list.
Additional Executive Jury appointments are forthcoming.
“The 2013 Executive Jury will evaluate only the shortlist selected by the NYF’s Grand Jury,” said Michael O’Rourke, President International Awards Group/New York Festivals. “This process of the Executive Jury evaluating entries during five rounds of judging allows each entry to be given the utmost attention. To have your work seen by a jury with this much combined experience makes earning an award in the New York Festivals International Advertising Awards a testimony to the creativity and originality of the entry.”