Jonathan Kneebone, Ant Keogh, Justin Drape, Ben Coulson, Ben Welsh & Steve Coll to Judge D&AD Awards

Jonathan Kneebone, Ant Keogh, Justin Drape, Ben Coulson, Ben Welsh & Steve Coll to Judge D&AD Awards

D&AD has revealed the global line-up of creatives set to take part in the 53rd edition of its Professional Awards.

Dan Bryant
Posted by Dan Bryant

In keeping with tradition, the D&AD Awards will be judged by some of the international creative communities’ highest profile members. They include:

  • Eric Kallman, executive creative director at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners (Integrated & Innovative Media)
  • Rei Inamoto, chief creative officer at AKQA New York (Mobile Marketing)
  • Harriet Devoy, creative director at Apple Europe (Branding)
  • PJ Pereira, chief creative officer at Pereira & O’Dell (Digital Marketing)
  • Piyush Pandey, executive chairman and creative director at Ogilvy & Mather Mumbai (Press Advertising)

Australian creatives are represented by 11 judges this year, led by jury foreman Jonathan Kneebone, co-creative director at The Glue Society. Australian agencies took home 37 awards in 2013, including a Black Pencil for Innovation in Digital Design for Finch/Havas Worldwide’s ‘The Most Powerful Arm’, and are represented by the following:

  • JURY FOREMAN: Jonathan Kneebone, co-creative director at The Glue Society (Film Advertising Crafts)
  • Ant Keogh, executive creative director at Clemenger BBDO Melbourne (Integrated & Innovative Media)
  • Rob Galluzzo, executive producer at Finch Company (Film Advertising Crafts)
  • Steve Coll, executive creative director at Droga5 Australia (Digital Marketing)
  • Nicole Hetherington, art director at Havas WW Sydney (Crafts for Advertising)
  • Ben Coulson, chief creative officer at George Patterson (GPY&R) Young and Rubicam Melbourne (Film Advertising)
  • Ben Welsh, executive creative director at M&C Saatchi Sydney (Press Advertising)
  • Justin Drape, co-founder/executive creative director at The Monkeys (Branded Film Content & Entertainment)
  • Kevin Finn, creative/director at TheSumOf (Graphic Design)
  • Lenna Boland, senior copywriter at Ogilvy & Mather (Writing for Advertising)
  • Michaela Webb, design director at Round (Branding)

In addition, New Zealand will have three representatives:

  • Brigid Alkema, creative director at Clemenger BBDO New Zealand (Integrated & Innovative Media)
  • Dan Wright, digital creative director at Colenso BBDO (Digital Marketing)
  • Matt Noonan, managing director at Curious Film Ltd (Branded Film Content & Entertainment)