Prasoon Joshi to Head Inaugural Music Jury at the Spikes Asia 2016
Dated: June 06, 2016
Spikes Asia has announced the Jury Presidents to head the 14 juries at this year’s Festival. With two new awards and an overhaul of many of the existing categories, the competition reflects the change in nature of the industry.
"The Asia Pacific region has a unique spirit and continues to challenge traditional creative and story-telling processes. The jury presidents for this year's Spikes Asia are experts and leaders in this area and they are fantastic representatives to guide and award the most outstanding creative work from the past year," commented Terry Savage, Chairman, Spikes Asia.
Music is a new category at Spikes Asia. It seeks to recognize the creative production, promotion and distribution of content with music at the core. Prasoon Joshi, Chairman Asia Pacific, CEO and Chief Creative Officer of McCann will be representing India as the head of the jury for ‘Music’ category.
The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, celebrating and inspiring Asia-Pacific creativity in advertising, Suntec City will be held in Singapore from 21st -23rd September 2016.
The Spikes Asia also known as the festival of Creativity is the result of a collaboration between the Lions Festivals, organisers of Cannes Lions, Lions Health, Lions Innovation, Lions Entertainment, Dubai Lynx, AMES and eurobest, and Haymarket, publishers of Campaign Asia Pacific. Spikes Asia is where Asia Pacific’s creative community comes together for a spectacular three-day celebration of creativity in communications. From forward-thinking seminars by the industry's most influential figures to superb networking events, training and exhibitions of the region's best creative work, it's an opportunity not to be missed.