Chraneeta Mann, National Creative Director of Rediffusion Y&R, will be the Grand Jury at this year's New York Festival.
At Rediffusion Y&R, Mann has spearheaded multiple agency creative wins.
Mann majored in Economics and went on to train for classical vocal music. She sung jingles and did voiceovers before trying her hand at advertising. Mann, a mother to two children, has been part of the journey that created India’s largest telecom brand Airtel. Besides, she has won awards on a Japanese automobile brand.
Mann has handled almost every category from automobiles to insurance, to banking, beauty, health supplementation industry, telecom, appliances, apparel and even alternative energy.
Her work has been recognised and awarded at the London International Awards, The Effie’s, New York Festivals, Abby’s, Adstar, The Work and Luerzer’s Archive. She has won laurels for her creativity as well as for generating marketing results and growing the agency.
Her 16-year career in advertising also includes time spent creating a 30-episode TV series for India’s leading entertainment channel. She is a lyricist and a screenplay writer as well. Besides, she has served as juror on the national Abbys.