The 2018 Advertising Awards Judges Are Announced!

July 25, 2018

The 2018 Advertising Awards Judges Are Announced!

2017 Advertising Award winner "Sickkid Vs," from Cossette. Entire Advertising Campaign. 


The judges for our 2018 Advertising Awards have been announced! This years’ judges panel is an allstar cast, including; Ian Grais-founder and national CD of Rethink, Zak Mroueh-CCO and CEO of Zulu Alpha Kilo, Emma de la Fosse-executive partner and CCO of Ogilvy UK and Helen Pak, CCO and president of GREY.



Other judges include…


Anthony Chelvanathan, GCD at Leo Burnett Toronto, who has won more than 100 international awards including a Gold from Cannes for his execution on “IKEA: Cook This Page,” which also won numerous awards in the 2017 Applied Arts Advertising Awards.


Nellie Kim partner, VP and ECD of lg2, who was ranked 19th on the list of top CD’s from strategy 2018, jumping 40 spots from her ranking in 2017.


2017 Advertising Award Winner, "IKEA: Cook This Page" from Leo Burnett Toronto. Entire Advertising Campaign.


Dave Douglass executive CD and partner of Anomaly, Anomaly’s Budweiser Red Light campaign was called "The best marketing idea ever" by Apple innovator Guy Kawasaki.


Rafael Rizuto, founder and CCO of TBD in San Francisco, who was named on AdAge’s 2017 40 under 40 list, and has a 2017 Titanium Lion.


 2017 Advertising Award Winner "Budweiser Light Up The Night," from Anomaly. Entire Advertising Campaign.



Biance Guimaraes, VP and CD of BBDO NY, who’s been named Business Insider’s 30 Most Creative People in Advertising Under 30 in 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016, as well as other notable under 30 lists.


Katie Ainsworth, new ECD of Cossette Vancouver, is representing Strategy's 2017 and 2018 Agency of the Year. Cossette's Sick Kids and McDonald's campaigns were some of 2017's most awarded Canadian work.


 2017 Advertising Award winner "Equalizer Fries," from Cossette. Billboard-Single.


See the complete judge’s list and bios here.


2017 Advertising Awards winner, "Say No to Spec-Buttons," from Zulu Alpha Kilo. Agenyc-Self-Promotion-Single.



Appiled Arts 2018 Advertising Awards deadline is August 24! Submit your pieces here and have them judged by the best of the best!