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Aug 5, 2016

Spikes Asia announces final jury members

Here's the list of 98 jury members judging the festival, slated for 21-23 September.

Spikes Asia announces final jury members

SINGAPORE - The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, which this year takes place from 21 through 23 September, has released the names of its 98 jury members who will judge entries from across the Asia Pacific region.

The jury presidents were named earlier. The deadline for entries has been extended until 12 August, and there will be no more extensions.

Film, Print & Publishing, Print & Outdoor Craft, Integrated

  • Jury President—Tony Granger, Global Chief Creative Officer, Y&R, Global
  • Luke Hawkins, Creative Director, Clemenger BBDO Sydney, Australia
  • Jody Xiong, Founder & Chief Creative Officer, & Creative Lab, China
  • Spencer Wong, CEO & Creative Chairman, McCann & Spencer, Hong Kong
  • Miwako Hosokawa, Creative Director / Copywriter, Dentsu, Japan
  • Troy Lim, Executive Creative Director, Publicis, Singapore
  • Satit Jantawiwat, Chief Creative Officer, J. Walter Thompson Bangkok, Thailand


  • Jury President—Silvia Goh, Chief Content Officer, Publicis Media, China
  • Paul Chappell, Executive Content Director, The Story Lab, Australia
  • Conan Wang, Creative Executive, CAA Marketing, Global
  • Anathea Ruys, Head of Fuse, APAC, Omnicom Media Group, Asia Pacific
  • Steve Kalifowitz, Brand Strategy Lead, APAC & MENA, Twitter, Asia Pacific
  • Mike Jackson, Managing Director, MEC Wavemaker, Asia Pacific
  • Jeremy Heng, Chief Strategy Officer, Managing Director, Havas Media, Singapore
  • Ben Hartman, Managing Director, APAC, Octagon, Asia Pacific

Creative Effectiveness

  • Jury President—James Hurman, Founder, Previously Unavailable, New Zealand
  • David Mayo, Chief Marketing Officer, Ogilvy & Mather, Singapore
  • Murtaza A.Tajbhouy, Head of Brand Planning, Leo Burnett Solutions Inc., Sri Lanka
  • Jos Ortega, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Havas Worldwide, The Philippines
  • Justin Graham, Chief Strategy Officer, M&C Saatchi, Australia
  • Simone Tam, CEO, Greater China, McGarryBowen, Greater China
  • Rachelle Berges, Regional Head of Media & Connections, Consumer Division, ‎Johnson & Johnson, Asia Pacific
  • Philip Brett, President, Asia, TBWA / Asia Pacific


  • Jury President—Yang Yeo, Executive Creative Director, Wieden + Kennedy, China
  • Jarrod Reginald, Associate Creative Director, Ogilvy & Mather, Malaysia
  • Yuki Sugiyama, Art Director, Hakuhodo Inc., Japan
  • Faisal Khan, Founder and Executive Creative Director, Ad Store, Vietnam
  • Thanomkhwan Chutithanawong, Design Director, Project No. 143, Thailand
  • Amy Nadaskay, Founder & Creative Director, Monogram, Australia
  • Jackson Tan, Creative Director, Black Communications, Singapore
  • Hak Kyun Choi, Creative Director, Cheil Worldwide, South Korea

Digital, Mobile and Digital Craft

  • Jury President—Kentaro Kimura, Co-Chief Executive Director, Executive Creative Director, Hakuhodo Kettle, Japan
  • Elwin Mok, Managing Creative Director, Celsius, Indonesia
  • Nick Cummins, Executive Creative Director / Partner, The Royals, Australia
  • Chris Chen, CEO & Executive Creative Director, Trio Isobar, China
  • Charlie Nam, Director, Head of Digital, Innocean Worldwide, South Korea
  • Roshan Nandwani, Head of Digital, BBDO Guerrero, The Philippines
  • Corey Cruz, Regional Creative Director, DigitasLBi, Singapore
  • Monica Bhatia, Regional Digital Director, APAC, Maxus, Asia Pacific

Direct and Promo & Activation

  • Jury President—Ted Lim, Chief Creative Officer, Dentsu Asia Pacific, APAC
  • Daniel Fryer, Creative Group Head, Havas Worldwide, Australia
  • Takahiro Hosoda, Senior Creative Director, TBWA\Hakuhodo, Japan
  • Nicole Chen, Creative Director, ADK, Taiwan
  • Khalid Osman, Creative Director, DDB, Singapore
  • Nida Haider, Executive Creative Director, Saatchi & Saatchi, Pakistan
  • Tom Paine, Creative Director, Y&R, New Zealand
  • Kris Lee, Creative Director, Cheil Worldwide, South Korea

Film Craft

  • Jury President—Michael Ritchie, Managing Director / Executive Producer, Revolver/Will O'Rourke, Australia
  • Mark Tipper, Executive Creative Director, R/GA, Singapore
  • Sariyanti Sannie, Senior Producer, Sixtoes TV, Singapore
  • Lisa D'Costa, Producer, Paper Planes Pictures, India
  • Panusard Tanashindawong, MD & Director, The Tank, Thailand
  • Syed Gousul Alam Shaon, Managing Partner & Country Head, Grey Advertising, Bangladesh
  • Thomas Gibson, Executive Producer, The Mill, Asia Pacific


  • Jury President—Scott Smith, Creative Director, DDB Remedy, Australia
  • John Scott, Creative Director, McCann Health, Singapore
  • Mitsunori Kamei, Chief Clerk, Toppan Printing, Japan
  • Ezra Foo, Executive Creative Director, Havas Worldwide Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Craig Chester, Creative Director, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, Australia
  • Amit Akali, Chief Creative Officer, Medulla Healthcare Communications, India
  • Michelle Tham, Managing Director, Hill & Knowlton Strategies, Singapore


  • Jury President—Fred Raillard, Creative CEO, Fred & Farid, China
  • Ed Cheong, Executive Creative Director, Iris, Singapore
  • Tuomas Peltoniemi, President, Asia and Innovation Director, TBWA/Digital Arts Network, Asia Pacific
  • Sean Burke-Gaffney, Director, Technology, SapientNitro, Asia Pacific
  • Yasuharu Sasaki, Head of Digital Creative, Executive Creative Director, Dentsu Inc., Japan
  • Nicole Yershon, Director, Digital Innovation, Ogilvy Labs, Ogilvy & Mather, Global
  • Tara McKenty, Creative Director, Google, Australia


  • Jury President—Cheuk Chiang, Chief Executive Officer, Omnicom Media Group, Asia Pacific
  • Stuart Clark, Chief Client Officer, APAC, IPG Mediabrands, Asia Pacific
  • Sarah James, Chief Digital Officer, Carat, Australia
  • Mohit Joshi, Managing Director, Havas Media, India
  • Nigel Douglas, Chief Executive Officer, Mediacom, New Zealand
  • Sokichi Nakazawa, Executive Manager of Data Driven Media Marketing Centre, Hakuhodo DY Media Partners, Japan
  • Scarlett Shih, Chief Executive Officer, Mediavest|Spark, Greater China
  • Minhee Kang, Global Media Director, Innocean Worldwide, South Korea


  • Jury President—Prasoon Joshi, Chairman, Asia Pacific, CEO & CCO, India, McCann Worldgroup, India
  • Andrew Stafford, Co-Founder & Executive Creative Director,Big Sync Music, Global
  • Park Wannasiri, Creative Director, BBDO, Thailand
  • Janice Jose, Senior Regional Manager, Business Development, Universal Music & Brands (SEA & S. Korea), SE Asia
  • Simon Langley, Executive Creative Director, J. Walter Thompson, Australia

Outdoor and Radio

  • Jury President—Ali Shabaz, Chief Creative Officer, SE Asia, Grey Worldwide, Singapore
  • Takayuki Niizawa, Senior Creative Director, TBWA\Hakuhodo, Japan
  • Jake Barrow, Creative Director, GPY&R, Australia
  • Wei Fei, Chief Creative Officer, FCB, Greater China
  • Carlos Camacho, Executive Creative Director, Mullen Lowe, Vietnam
  • Danny Searle, Vice Chairman and Chief Creative Officer, BBDO Asia, Asia Pacific
  • Brian Charles Capel, Group Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett, Indonesia
  • Angie Tijam-Tohid, Creative Director, Ace Saatchi & Saatchi, The Philippines


  • Jury President—Cassandra Cheong, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, The Hoffman Agency, Asia Pacific
  • Vanessa Ho, Managing Director, Singapore & Chair, Client Services, Asia Pacific, Weber Shandwick, Singapore
  • Trish Sherson, Director, Sherson Willis, New Zealand
  • Rebecca Ahern, Managing Director, Mango Communications, Australia
  • Bhavna Jagtiani, National Director - Operations & Head - West, Mumbai, Edelman, India
  • Yu Endo, Executive Vice President, Ozma Inc., Japan
  • Andrew Thomas, President, Southeast Asia & India, Ogilvy PR, Ogilvy & Mather, President, Asia Pacific, [email protected], Asia Pacific
  • Leah Caringal, Chief Executive Officer, Greenbulb PR, The Philippines

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