OUR 2023 JUDGES
Head of Creative, Lucky Saint
After building her design career in the fashion and retail industry working for brands such as Selfridges, Hunter and New Look, Megan took the plunge into the beer world in 2019, heading up the design team at Camden Town Brewery. In 2021, Megan became Head of Creative at the UK’s number 1 alcohol-free beer brand, Lucky Saint, who are going from strength to strength after their notable Dry January campaign and the launch of their new pub and brand home, The Lucky Saint, Marylebone.’
Head of Creative, TotallyMoney
Harshil has 10+ years of creative experience working with corporate firms, creative agencies, and a variety of start-ups. Having worked on exciting campaigns including global rebrands, out-of-home advertising, TV commercials, as well as several start-up launch initiatives, he’s now leading the creative team at TotallyMoney with a keen focus on people and culture.
Creative Director, Co-Founder at TMPL®
Creative Director and Designer based in London, with over 10 years experience driving business growth through integrating brand, product, and strategic design. Currently disrupting the men’s grooming industry at TMPL. Previously, he was Senior Brand Designer at Checkout.com, Appear Here, and Design Lead at Pivo.
Global Creative Director, BBC
Sarah Gerona is a Creative Director for BBC Studios. Leading a multi-award-winning and fully integrated team, she drives creative solutions that connect global audiences with the best of British storytelling. Sarah oversees the creative output across BBC Studios' scripted and unscripted portfolios and is responsible for building innovative engagement strategies and launching 360-degree campaigns for their B2B and global consumer markets. A Central Saint Martins graduate with over 18 years’ experience in the media industry, Sarah started her career in film PR, then moved to broadcast, where she worked on a multitude of award-winning campaigns with BBC Creative and Red Bee Media. Sarah is passionate about building diverse creative teams to problem solve any creative brief. An advocate of multidisciplinary thinking, her moving image background has broadened to embrace digital, experiential, consumer products, branding, and key art design.
Executive Creative Director, APAC Devices & Services + LCM; Group Creative Lead, Google Brand Studio APAC
A global-minded, creative leader that blends innovation, storytelling, design, and scale to build the world's biggest brands (and change the world...if it's done right). Matt motivates teams of amazing creative directors, art directors, designers, technologists, motion designers, data experts, film directors, and smarties — helping to make brands make sense with the help of creativity, storytelling, and technology.
Creative Operations Director
Tabitha is an experienced and diversified creative services and operations professional with over 25 years of experience across all disciplines of advertising and marketing, with a strong focus on strategic solution-finding for and optimisation of in-house and agency-side creative departments against business targets. She is a creative, strategically driven, and results-oriented leader with a wealth of experience in building and managing local and global creative businesses. She has a background in managing multi-channel campaigns for blue-chip and global brands as well as SMEs, delivering projects on time, within budget, and to superb quality. Tabitha specialises in process creation and optimisation, training, consulting, and mentoring; integrated project management consultancy; strategy and department setup; through the line project direction; project management process implementation; and MarTech tools. She also has a track record of success in driving results for companies, including transforming working processes, generating cost savings, and elevating team morale.
Senior Director of Brand & Creative at Splunk. Ex Adobe. Author & Speaker.
Adam Morgan is an Executive Brand and Creative Leader with experience in creativity, strategy, and storytelling for 26 years. In 2020, AdWeek named him one of the "Creative 100"—the top inspiring creative minds in marketing, media, and culture—in the world. He’s the author of the book, "Sorry Spock, Emotion Drives Business," which proves the value of creativity and design with hard science. He’s a keynote speaker at conferences and events on the topics of creative leadership and content creation. And the host of the video podcast, Real Creative Leadership, that offers inspiration and guidance on the day-to-day job of being a creative leader.
Vice President - Creative, Sony Pictures Television – Kids
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