The Gerety Awards announce its South African jury.
Net#workBBDO Head of Design, Emma Strydom has been included in The Gerety 2020 jury, along with more than 169 agency and brand leaders from 30 different countries.
The Gerety jury chooses the best in advertising through the female lens. Knowing that 80% of all purchasing decisions are made by women and that award shows have been judged overtly by men over the years. The Gerety Awards sets an important distinction when defining the standard to which advertising should be held
This year’s executive jury sessions will be held in New York, London, Helsinki, Berlin, Johannesburg, Istanbul, Melbourne, Madrid, Buenos Aires and Bangkok. As well as defining the overall shortlist these juries will choose agency and production company of the year from their country.
The South African executive jury includes;
Emma Strydom, Head of Design, Network BBDO
Jacquie Mullany, Executive Creative Director, VMLY&R
Mpume Ngobese, MD, Joe Public
Sanche Jansen van Rensburg, Executive Creative Director, Avatar
Simone Bosman, Founder and Creative, Osu & Kumalo
Neo Segola, Executive Creative Director, FCB Africa
Sarah Dexter, CEO, Mullen Lowe
Nadia Mohamed, Marketing Director, McCain
Juliet Honey, Creative, Freelance
Suhana Gordhan, Executive Creative Director, FCB
Linda Notelovitz, Director / Producer and founder, Life Design
Liezel Bygate, Marketing Director, Bliss Brands
Monalisa Zwambila, CEO, Riverbed
Loli Bishop, Producer, Freelance
Fiona O Connor, Creative Director, Havas