Jury for 2015 Kyoorius Advertising & Digital Awards announced

MUMBAI: Kyoorius, in association with D&AD, has named the jury members for the 2015 Kyoorius Advertising & Digital Awards.

The nine-member advertising jury has been culled from agencies such as Droga5, JWT, Ogilvy & Mather, SapientNitro, Publicis, DDB Group and Grey, led by Grey London chairman and chief creative officer Nils Leonard and includes:

· Andy Greenaway executive creative director Andy Greenaway

· Lowe Lintas & Partners national creative director Arun Iyer

· Publicis South Asia Director chief creative officer Bobby Pawar

· DDB Group Singapore group executive creative director Joji Jacob

· JWT Singapore executive creative director Juhi Kalia

· Grey India national creative director and EVP Malvika Mehra

· Droga5 Executive creative director Nik Studzinski

· Ogilvy & Mather India national creative director Rajiv Rao

In partnership with D&AD, Kyoorius identifies the foremost creatives at the cutting edge of their respective fields from all over the world. The jury comprises international, regional and Indian members to ensure that work is judged at par with global best practices, while emphasizing the local context and mindset of Indian audiences.

Kyoorius founder and CEO Rajesh Kejriwal said, “Our jury members represent the best of advertising and digital today. They raise the bar for the quality of work we expect to be entered and also bring experience judging international awards shows like D&AD.”

“We want work to be judged on its merit, irrespective of language or cultural reference, thus a diverse jury is essential,” Kejriwal added.

As per the Kyoorius and D&AD’s judging criteria, voting is always done in private, never by a show of hands. All jury members will gather from 29 April to 2 May 2015 in Mumbai to review, discuss and elect the best of the best over an intensive three-day session, which will be open to the public.

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