RECORD TEN AUSSIES, FIVE KIWIS PICKED FOR 2007 D&AD JURY DUTY
After last year's opening of the jury system to the world and the subsequent success of Australia at D&AD this year (four Yellow Pencils), at this stage there are a record ten Australians picked for D&AD Global Awards jury duty next year. As reported earlier, David Nobay, ECD of Saatchi & Saatchi, Sydney has been elected foreman of the Radio jury.
The Aussie list of jurors so far comprises:
James McGrath (pictured), ECD of George Patterson Y&R, Melbourne -- TV & CINEMA
Darren Spiller, national ECD of Publicis Mojo -- POSTER ADVERTISING
Danny Searle, ECD of Clemenger BBDO, Sydney -- PRESS ADVERTISING
David Nobay, ECD of Saatchi & Saatchi, Sydney -- RADIO (foreman)
Matt Devine, The Glue Society, Sydney -- INTEGRATED
Bob Mackintosh, Host, Sydney -- Viral
Gary Freedman, The Glue Society, NYC -- TV & CINEMA CRAFTS
Gary Dawson, Clemenger BBDO, Sydney -- WRITING FOR ADVERTISING
James de Vries, De Luxe & Associates, Sydney -- MAGAZINE & NEWSPAPER DESIGN
Julian Wolkenstein -- PHOTOGRAPHY
At this stage, three of the five Kiwis have been confirmed: Darryl Parsons from Consortium, Auckland on the Radio jury, Karen Maurice O'Leary from TBWA\Whybin, Auckland on the Ambient jury and Catherine Griffiths of Epitome Type & Design for Typography.