MCLEAN, Va., April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY, official U.S. representative to the 2013 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, today announced additional U.S. jurors chosen to represent the American creative community at this year's Festival. The jurors chosen for this prestigious honor will judge more than 30,000 entries from all over the world. Jurors were selected based on a rigorous selection process and each jury contains an even balance of members from around the globe and from a representative spread of agencies, independents and networks.
USA TODAY is proud to be the official U.S. representative to the Cannes Lions 2013 International Festival of Creativity. In honor of the Festival's 60th anniversary, USA TODAY is pleased to celebrate the American talent that will represent our nation.
New this year, Cannes Lions introduced a two-stage judging process to the Media Lions category which rewards excellence in tactical media planning and placement. For more information regarding this process, please see their announcement here.
Following are the additional 2013 U.S. Cannes Lions Jury member for the categories announced today:
- U.S. Branded Content & Entertainment Jurors:
President: Scott Donaton, President & CEO, Ensemble
David Lang, President, Mindshare Entertainment North America
Jimmy Smith, CEO & CCO, Amusement Park Entertainment
Brian Dilorenzo, Chief Production Officer, McCann Erickson
Jae Goodman, Co-Chief Creative Officer and Co-Head, CAA
John McCarus, SVP, Brand Content, Digitas
Angela Courtin, Chief Content Officer, Aegis Story Lab
Teddy Lynn, EVP, Director of Content, BBDO
Pat Connolly, VP Marketing Solutions, Conde Nast
- U.S. Creative Effectiveness Jurors:
President: Shelly Lazarus, Chairman Emeritus, Ogilvy & Mather
Orlando Hooper-Greenhill, Director of Global Planning, JWT
Eileen Campbell, Global CEO, Millward Brown
Jonathan Mildenhall, VP Global Advertising Strategy and Content Excellence, Coca-Cola
Bob O'Leary, Head of Global Marketing, Citigroup
Lori Senecal, Chairman & CEO, kbs+
Karina Wilsher, Partner & President, Anomaly New York
- U.S. Innovation Jurors:
President: David Droga, Founder & Creative Chairman, Droga5
Aaron Koblin, Executive Creative Director, Google
Simon Bond, Chief Marketing Officer, BBDO
Mark D'Arcy, Director of Global Creative Solutions, Facebook
Mike Parker, Chief Digital Officer, McCann Erickson
- U.S. Media Jurors:
President: Jack Klues, Chairman, VivaKi
Brian Terkelsen, CEO, MediaVest USA
Sasha Savic, CEO, MediaCom USA
- U.S. Mobile Jurors:
President: Rei Inamoto, CCO, VP, AKQA
Chris Miller, Chief Digital Officer, Draftfcb Chicago
Martin Lange, Executive Marketing Director, Digital Strategy, Ogilvy & Mather
Gaston Legorburu, Executive Director & Worldwide Chief Creative Officer, SapientNitro
- U.S. Titanium & Integrated Jurors:
President: Dan Wieden, Co-Founder & Chairman, Wieden+Kennedy
David Lubars, Chairman & CCO, BBDO North America
Margaret Johnson, Executive Creative Director/Partner, Goodby Silverstein & Partners
Ed Ulbrich, CEO, Digital Domain
Leonardo Premutico, Co-Founder, Johannes Leonardo
Susan Credle, Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett USA
Howard Draft, Executive Chairman, Draftfcb
To view the full list of jurors that have been announced, please visit the USA TODAY Cannes Lions website.
Founded in 1954, the International Festival of Creativity is the world's leading celebration of creativity in communications. The Cannes Lions Awards are internationally recognized as the most prestigious international annual advertising and communications awards.
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