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Jul 30, 2014

Spikes Asia announces first full jury lists

SINGAPORE - Spikes Asia, taking place in Singapore from 23-26 September, has announced the members of its Creative Effectiveness; Design; Film, Print, Outdoor & Radio; Media; and PR juries.

Spikes Asia announces first full jury lists

“We feel very privileged to be able to announce these well-known industry names as being part of our juries for Spikes Asia 2014,” said Philip Thomas, CEO, Lions Festivals. “They help set the standard for this year’s awards and we will watch with interest as they debate and decide the best of creative communications in the region”


  • Matthew Godfrey, President – Asia, Y&R, Asia Pacific – Jury President
  • Charles Cadell, President, Asia Pacific, McCann Worldgroup, Asia Pacific
  • Natalie Pidgeon, Chief Strategy Officer, IPG Mediabrands, Asia Pacific
  • Nick Garrett, Managing Director, Colenso BBDO, New Zealand
  • Paul Roebuck, Chief Executive Officer, Singapore/Malaysia, Saatchi & Saatchi, Singapore
  • Rahul Kansal, Executive President, Bennett Coleman & Co, India
  • Ross Jackson, Asia Pacific Head Brand, Product, Client Marketing and Cross Border, Visa Worldwide, Asia Pacific
  • Wong Mei Wai, Head of Marketing, Vietnam Brewery, Vietnam


  • Stefan Sagmeister, Designer, Sagmeister & Walsh, Global – Jury President
  • Dan Ellis, Regional Creative Director, S & SE Asia, Brand Union, Singapore
  • David Park, Creative Director, Maud, Australia
  • JJ (Jongjoo) Ha, Executive Creative Director, Cheil Worldwide, South Korea
  • Jon King, Executive Creative Director, Beacon/Leo Burnett Tokyo, Japan
  • Lana Roulhac, Design Director, Siegel+Gale, China/UK
  • Praveen Das, Chief Creative Officer, Happy Creative Services, India
  • Pum Lefebure, Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Design Army, Thailand/USA


  • Ted Royer, Chief Creative Officer, Droga5, Global – Jury President
  • Ajay Thrivikraman, Chief Creative Officer, Publicis, Singapore
  • Erick De Souza Rosa, Executive Creative Director, Lowe and Partner, Regional
  • Gavin Siakimotu, Creative Director, Y&R, New Zealand
  • Kitti Chaiyaporn, Chief Creative Director, Choojai, Thailand
  • Morihiko Hasebe, Executive Creative Director, Hakuhodo, Japan
  • Patrick Baron, Executive Creative Director, McCann Melbourne, Australia
  • Raoul Panes, Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett Manila, The Philippines
  • Raymond Chin, Creative Director, Wieden & Kennedy, China
  • Sami Thessman, Executive Creative Director, TBWA\Worldwide, Hong Kong
  • Sonal Dabral, Chairman & Chief Creative Officer, DDB Mudra, India
  • Zenobia Pithawalla, Executive Creative Director, Ogilvy & Mather, India


  • Mark Patterson, CEO, Asia Pacific & Chairman, China, Asia Pacific – Jury President
  • Atiek Sudirman, Managing Director, UM, Indonesia
  • Jeffrey Seah, Country Chair VivaKi & CEO for Southeast Asia, Starcom MediaVest Group, Singapore
  • Jun-Woo Park, Media Group Director, HSAD, South Korea
  • Mike Wilson, Chief Executive Officer, Havas Media, Australia
  • Roid Sin, Chief Executive Officer, OMD, Hong Kong
  • Yesudas Sankara Pillai, Managing Director, Indian Subcontinent, Vizeum, India
  • Yusuke Suzuki, General Manager, Hakuhodo DY Media Partners, Japan


  • David Brain, Chief Executive Officer, APAC/MENA, Edelman, Asia Pacific – Jury President
  • Christina Cheang, Chairman, CMG Group, Singapore
  • Dilip Cherian, Founding Partner & Group Chairman, Perfect Relations, India
  • Hock Chuan Ong, Partner, Maverick, Indonesia
  • John Orme, President APAC, Porter Novelli, China
  • Kat Thomas, Executive Creative Director, One Green Bean, Australia
  • Koichiro Shima, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Creative Director, Editor in Chief, Hakuhodo Kettle, Japan
  • Leah Huang, Managing Director, Ogilvy PR Manila, The Philippines

Spikes Asia is accepting entries until 8 August. The festival is a joint venture of Lions Festivals (organisers of Cannes Lions, Lions Health, Dubai Lynx and Eurobest) and Haymarket (publisher of Campaign Asia-Pacific).



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