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Aug 7, 2014

Spikes Asia 2014 makes final jury announcement

SINGAPORE - The 2014 Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity has completed its announcements of jury members with the names that will form the Branded Content & Entertainment, Digital & Mobile, Direct and Promo & Activation, Healthcare, Innovation and Integrated juries.

Spikes Asia 2014 makes final jury announcement

Earlier, the festival announced its seminar programme and the jury members for the Creative Effectiveness; Design; Film, Print, Outdoor & Radio; Media; and PR categories.


  • Connie Lo, Chief Creative Officer - Southern China, Leo Burnett, Hong Kong – Jury President
  • Chee Keong Tan, Executive Creative Director, BBDO Proximity, Malaysia
  • Jeremy Heng, Director, Strategy & Content, Havas Media, Singapore
  • Mike Jackson, Managing Director, MEC Access, APAC, MEC, Asia Pacific
  • Qanta Shimizu, Chief Technology Officer / Founder, PARTY, Japan
  • Scott Lambert, Creative Director, Innocean, Australia
  • Shivani Raina Ghosh, AVP, Client Servicing, Colors, Viacom18, India
  • Sirena Liu, Founder/President, Filmworks China Entertainment Marketing, China


  • Haydn Evans, Founder & Executive Producer, Six Toes, Singapore – Jury President
  • Chandini Rajaratnam, Vice President, Chief Creative Officer, JWT, Sri Lanka
  • Eddie Wong, Chief Creative Director, Innocean Worldwide, China
  • James Moore, Managing Director & Executive Producer, Flying Fish, New Zealand
  • Lien Dang, Executive Producer, Echo Production, Vietnam
  • Lizzy Nash, Company Partner/Executive Producer, The Feds, Australia
  • Wuthisak Anarnkaporn, Film Director, Factory01, Thailand


  • Jean Lin, Global Chief Executive Officer, Isobar, Global – Jury President
  • Aaron Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer, Greater China, Cheil Worldwide, China
  • Ben Cooper, Group Innovations Director, M&C Saatchi, Australia
  • Eugene Demata, Executive Creative Director, DDB Di9it/DM9JaymeSyfu, The Philippines
  • Kaoru Sugano, Creative Director/Creative Technologist, Dentsu, Japan
  • Ki Young Kim, Senior Creative Director, Innocean, South Korea
  • Paul Soon, Chief Executive Officer, XM Asia Pacific, Singapore
  • Vicky Hui-Ying Lee, Senior Creative Director, Medialand Digital Strategy, Taiwan


  • Josy Paul, Chairman & Chief Creative Officer, BBDO, India – Jury President
  • Andy Chan, Executive Creative Director, FCB Shanghai, China
  • Chow Kok Keong, Creative Director, Dentsu Utama, Malaysia
  • Fumitaka Takano, Creative Director, ADK Tokyo, Japan
  • Iggy Rodriguez, Creative Group Head, Leo Burnett, Australia
  • Jaesan Kim, Executive Creative Director, Cheil Worldwide, South Korea
  • Megan Clark, Founder/ Managing Director, Copper Brand Experiences, New Zealand
  • Riley Peter, Head of APAC, Creative Shop, Facebook Singapore, Asia Pacific

HEALTHCARE JURY (new category)

  • June Laffey, Executive Creative Director, McCann Health, Australia – Jury President
  • Ali Shabaz, Chief Creative Officer, Grey Worldgroup, Singapore
  • Joey David Tiempo, Creative Director, TBWA\Santiago Mangada Puno, The Philippines
  • Mayuko Kamo, Senior Creative Director, Dentsu, Japan
  • Pierre Loo, Regional Professional Director – Creative, Red Fuse, Hong Kong
  • Scott Smith, Creative Director, DDB Remedy, Australia
  • Vineet Vijayraj Thapar, SVP, Creative, Digitas Health LifeBrands, India/UK

INNOVATION JURY (new category)

  • Emad Tahtouh, Director of Applied Technology, Finch, Australia – Jury President
  • Eugene Cheong, Chief Creative Officer, Asia Pacific & Singapore, Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific
  • James Hurman, Principal, Previously Unavailable, New Zealand
  • Koichi Yamamoto, Senior Planning Director, Dentsu, Japan
  • Kristian Barnes, Chief Executive Officer Asia Pacific, Vizeum, Asia Pacific
  • Nicholas Ye, Chief Executive Officer, The Secret Little Agency, Singapore
  • Oliver Palmer, Head of Innovation, Tigerspike, Singapore


  • Andy Greenaway, Chief Creative Officer, APAC, SapientNitro, Asia Pacific – Jury President
  • Ben Cooper, Group Innovations Director, M&C Saatchi, Australia
  • Connie Lo, Chief Creative Officer - Southern China, Leo Burnett, Hong Kong
  • David Brain, Chief Executive Officer, APAC/MENA, Edelman, Asia Pacific
  • Jean Lim, Global Chief Executive Officer, Isobar, Global
  • Lana Roulhac, Design Director, Siegel+Gale, China/UK
  • Mark Patterson, Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific & Chairman, China, GroupM, Asia Pacific

“This completes an exceptional lineup of talent, all of whom are passionate, forward-thinkers within their fields," said Terry Savage, chairman of Lions Festivals. "Collectively they will be responsible for selecting the most creative and ground-breaking work to come out of the region and we are delighted that such an esteemed group will be awarding the Spikes trophies.”

Spikes Asia is accepting entries until Friday 8 August. The festival takes place from 23 to 26 September in Singapore.



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