Singapore, 9 May 2017 - Singapore media company Mediacorp, the official country representative of Lions Festivals, is honoured to announce the eight jurors from Singapore who will be part of the esteemed juries at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2017. Singapore will be represented in eight Lions categories – Creative Data, Cyber, Design, Direct, Media, Outdoor, Promo & Activation and Radio.
Highly regarded for their professional achievements and admired for their passion and integrity, the eight Singapore jurors join 390 creative and international talents from 50 countries to select the best works for the coveted Lions awards and to bring pride and inspiration to their local creative communities.
This year the Festival witnessed a record 43 percent of female jurors. In tandem with Cannes Lions’ commitment to diversity and equality, four out of the eight Singapore jurors nominated by Mediacorp are female.
Jose Papa, Managing Director of Cannes Lions, said “The job of the jury is to identify and award the very best in global creativity, recognising and celebrating work made by all people from all corners of the world. The make-up of this year’s juries marks another step forward in the Festival’s mission to improve diversity among its judges, and is something we’re committed to continuing in 2018 and beyond.”
Here are the juries from Singapore:
Creative Data Jury
Catriona Muspratt-Williams, Head of APAC, Edelman Intelligence
Pat Law, Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Goodstuph
Karen Ellis, Executive Creative Director, Leo Burnett Singapore
Chris Chiu, Chief Creative Officer, DDB Group Singapore
Mark Heap, Chief Executive Officer, MediaCom APAC
Ang Sheng Jin, Creative Director, MullenLowe Singapore
Promo & Activation Jury
Pei Pei Ng, Chief Creative Officer, Possible Worldwide Singapore
Marcus Rebeschini, Chief Creative Officer, Y&R Asia
For a full listing of the Cannes Lions juries 2017 and details on registration packages, please refer to canneslions.com.
The 64th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity will take place from June 17 to 24, 2017.
Ng Chai Fong
Senior Manager, Trade Marketing & Communications, Mediacorp