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Jones, de Nardis, Tait to lead Juries at Cannes Lions 2012

David Jones will chair Creative Effectiveness Jury. Mainardo de Nardis has been named Media Jury President, while Iain Tait will lead Cyber Jury

exchange4media Staff Feb 6, 2012 9:01 AM

Branded Content & Ent category @ Cannes Lions

Avi Savar of Big Fuel has been appointed as the Jury President for the inaugural Branded Content & Entertainment Lions category

exchange4media Staff Jan 19, 2012 10:13 AM

Forums, more networking at Cannes Lions 2012

Cannes Lions 2012 will see the launch of a new stream of content – Forums. The Cannes Connect Bar will heighten networking opportunities

exchange4media Staff Jan 13, 2012 8:10 AM

Cannes Lions launches mobile category, Tom Eslinger is first Jury Chair

The International Festival of Creativity – Cannes Lions – has announced the addition of Mobile as a new awards section for the 2012 Festival. Tom Eslinger, Digital Creative Director of Saatchi & Saatchi Worldwide, will preside over the Mobile Lions jury in its inaugural year.

exchange4media Staff Nov 18, 2011 7:53 AM

Advertisers seek ways to engage their TG in entertaining and effective ways

It is always a struggle for advertisers to engage their audience in an entertaining and effective way. The session on ‘What advertisers want from magazine media’, saw some industry leaders discussing how creativity drove effectiveness and stressed how magazines needed to take numbers, put a value to them, and monetize them.

Shree Lahiri Oct 13, 2011 9:16 AM

Cannes Lions 2012 reverts to original dates – June 17-23

The dates for the 2012 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity will revert back to the usual third week in June next year after the decision by the city of Cannes to postpone until further notice the refurbishment to the Palais des Festivals.

exchange4media Staff Sep 1, 2011 8:55 AM

Cannes Lions withdraws 2 Lions won by Moma Propaganda Brazil

Cannes Lions has withdrawn the Silver and Bronze Lions won by Moma Propaganda São Paulo, Brazil, for the agency’s inability to provide proof that the campaigns ran and were legitimately created for a fee-paying client.

exchange4media Staff Jul 22, 2011 12:36 PM

Cannes Lions honours Ikea with Advertiser of the Year Award

The organisers of the 58th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity have announced that Swedish home furnishing retail company Ikea would be the recipient of the prestigious Advertiser of the Year Award for 2011.

exchange4media Staff May 18, 2011 9:09 AM

Cannes Lions 2011:  Industry’s thumbs up to Creative Effectiveness Awards

The ad-frat has welcomed the addition of the ‘Creative Effectiveness Awards’ category at the 2011 Cannes Lions and said it validates creativity. Jean-Marie Dru, Chairman, TBWA Worldwide, will chair the jury at the 2011 Cannes Lions Festival.

Shubhangi Mehta Jan 28, 2011 7:27 AM

Cannes Lions to use ‘The International Festival of Creativity’ as new strapline

The organisers of Cannes Lions have announced that the event would be changing its strapline from ‘The International Advertising Festival’ to ‘The International Festival of Creativity’. The move reflects the transformation of Cannes Lions over the last few years from being a celebration of creative excellence in advertising to now reflecting creative excellence in all forms of communication.

exchange4media Staff Nov 19, 2010 7:45 AM