Judges 2018

Chair Of Judges

Naren Patel

Naren Patel

Pippa Glucklich

Pippa Glucklich

Agency of the Year Panel

Alex Naylor

Alex NaylorMarkting Director, Barclaycard

Chris Goldston

Chris GoldstonDirector of Creative Works and Commercial Marketing, ITV

"In Hollywood they describe the Oscars as 'the Media Week awards of the film industry'. (Maybe). The Media Week awards have ALWAYS been the on...

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Dara Nasr

Dara NasrManaging Director, Twitter UK

"The Media Week Agency of the Year Award is held in the very highest regard in our industry. Every year we see amazing, vibrant media agencies del...

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Davina Barker

Davina BarkerSales Director, Digital Cinema Media

"The Media Week Awards recognise and celebrate the very best creativity, commercial acumen and talent in our industry. I’m always impressed with...

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Hamish Nicklin

Hamish NicklinChief Revenue Officer, The Guardian

Rachel Bristow

Rachel BristowDirector of Partnerships, Sky Media

“I’m delighted to be part of the judging panel for the Agency of the Year award. Recognising the value and contribution media agencies make to ef...

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Sales Team of the Year Panel

Tim Pearson

Tim PearsonCEO, Manning Gottlieb OMD

Research Panel

Douglas Mccabe

Douglas MccabeCEO, Enders Analysis

“Media and marketing have never gone through so much change so quickly—and therefore evidence, measurement and research have never been more c...

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Ian Dowds

Ian DowdsChief Executive, UKOM

“Over my 30 odd years working in media the Media Week Awards have always been the gold standard awards for the industry, and the most coveted by...

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Ian Edwards

Ian EdwardsPlanning Director, Facebook

“Awards are an important way to keep raising the bar across the industry and recognising great work - it’s always interesting to see how advertise...

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Rising Star Panel

Abigail Morrish

Abigail MorrishChief Partnerships Officer, Indahash

"It's an absolute honour to judge the Media Week Rising Star 2018 category and witness how our future industry leaders are shaping, improving&...

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Akama Davies

Akama DaviesHead of Brand Performance, OATH

"It is an absolute honour to judge this year's Rising Star category, I'm really excited to see the emerging talent from across media. Bein...

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Anna Britton

Anna BrittonHead of Talent, OMG UK

“I truly look forward to judging the Media Week Rising Star Award. To see and hear from the very best from this generation in our industry is exciti...

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Ivor Falvey

Ivor FalveyGlobal Talent Planning Director, Dentsu Aegis Network

"It’s always such an honour to judge the Media Week Awards and in particular the Rising Star category. Recognising and rewarding our young talent is...

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Zoe Jones

Zoe JonesMarketing & Insight Director, DCM

“I’m thrilled to be judging the Rising Star category for the Media Week Awards again this year. I take pride in seeing the young, diverse tale...

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Main Council Panel

Andy Atkinson

Andy AtkinsonChief Revenue Officer, Trinity Mirror

"It's important for our industry to take the time recognise the great work that is being produced each and every day. The Media Week Awards gives ...

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Barry McIlheney

Barry McIlheneyCEO, PPA

“I am delighted to be judging the Media Week Awards to champion and celebrate up-and-coming talent in UK commercial media. Rewarding these individua...

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Celine Saturnino

Celine SaturninoChief Commercial Officer, Total Media

"The Media Week Awards are a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the work and the talent in our industry at a time when highlighting the best in media ...

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Chris Pelekanou

Chris PelekanouChief Customer Officer, Clear Channel

"It's great to be a part of something that champions brilliant work and shows what is possible. Recognising great work not only creates benchmarks...

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Dallas Wiles

Dallas WilesChief Commercial Officer, JCDecaux UK

David Indo

David IndoCEO, ID Comms

"Media is a critical and powerful lever in driving business growth and when managed well can provide true competitive advantage for brands. The MediaW...

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David Wilding

David WildingDirector of Planning, Twitter UK

"The MediaWeek Awards celebrate the very best of our industry and show the importance of true media creativity in helping brands stand out. I know how...

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Dino Myers-Lamptey

Dino Myers-LampteyManaging Director, MullenLowe Mediahub

“The MediaWeek awards is the highlight of the awards calendar for all media agencies. It’s dedicated to the core craft of agencies and focuses on...

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Euan Hudghton

Euan HudghtonChief Brand and Experience Office, PHD Media

“The Media Week Awards are the one night of the year where the entire industry gets a true perspective on what modern media excellence looks like. ...

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Helen Weisinger

Helen WeisingerChief Client Officer, Outdoor Plus

"I’m thrilled to be part of the renowned Media Week awards judging panel. As someone who’s passionate about championing great creativity, I...

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John Thomson

John ThomsonHead of Media, 360i Europe

“The Media Week Awards continue to be the ultimate accolade within our industry, they are highly respected by agencies, media owners and cli...

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Jonathan Allan

Jonathan AllanChief Commercial Officer, Channel 4

Justin Taylor

Justin TaylorManaging Director, UK, Teads

Karen Stacey

Karen StaceyCEO, DCM

"I’ve had the honour of judging the Media Week Awards for numerous years and in 2017 was honoured to be joint chair alongside Jess Burley. These Awa...

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Laura Moorcaft

Laura MoorcaftManaging Partner, Goodstuff

"The Media Week awards are the benchmark for brilliance in our industry. It’s an honour to be part of something that recognises and celebrates medi...

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Lindsay Clay

Lindsay ClayCEO, Thinkbox

“Everyone wants to win at Media Week. It’s the big one! I’m delighted to be asked to judge.”

Liz Barnsdale

Liz BarnsdaleDirector, Data Driven Creativity, Accenture Interactive

Lucy Barrett

Lucy BarrettClient Director, Radiocentre

“I am really looking forward to being inspired when I judge the Media Week Awards. Not only are these the best awards for our industry, celebrat...

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Marc Mendoza

Marc Mendoza360 Degree Media

"The Media Week Awards remain as important today as ever. The judgement of your peers is, arguably, more relevant than the latest new business...

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Matt Andrews

Matt AndrewsChief Strategy Officer, Mindshare UK

Matt Andrews is Chief Strategy Officer at Mindshare UK. Prior to joining Mindshare he led creative communications at Mother London and previously held...

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Matt Teeman

Matt TeemanManaging Director, Primesight

Mike Florence

Mike FlorenceChief Strategy Officer, PHD UK

"Judging the Media Week Awards is a great cure for complacency. I defy anyone not to say ‘damn I wish I did that’ at least once and then make a me...

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Natalie Bell

Natalie BellManaging Director, Manning Gottlieb OMD

“The Media Week Awards recognise the exceptional work being produced across the industry, encouraging competition and ultimately delivering more...

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Nick Hewat

Nick HewatCommercial Director, Guardian News & Media

"The Media Week awards are the Oscars of our industry. Judging them gives me the chance to see the best quality work, to get inspired, to get ...

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Rebecca Burchnall

Rebecca BurchnallJoint Head of Planning, PHD Meda

The Media Week awards are THE awards of the industry , everyone strives to win one! They celebrate the best work from across our industry and shin...

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Rob Pierre

Rob PierreCEO, Jellyfish

Simeon Adams

Simeon AdamsCreative Partner, Goodstuff

"The Media Week Awards continue to be the gold standard by which media agencies operating in the UK are judged. I’m happy, nay, excited to b...

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Simon Bevan

Simon BevanChief Investment Officer, Havas Media Group

"I am truly excited to be part of the judging panel and to see the best work our industry has produced over the last year. At the heart of great work...

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Simon Redican

Simon RedicanChief Executive Officer, Pamco

"The Media Week Awards is my favourite industry awards event of the year. The breadth and quality of entries, and the fact that we have all gro...

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Steve Cox

Steve CoxMarketing Director, JCDeaux

"I always find judging the Media Week Awards to be genuinely inspirational. Yes, it takes a big investment of my time to sift through and assess t...

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Stuart Mays

Stuart MaysDirector of Commercial Strategy, Global

"I’m judging because I love seeing world leading Insight, Innovation, Ideas and Proof that our industry delivers real business growth to our...

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