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The 54th D&AD Awards has unveiled its 2016 jury foremen – and announced new categories. The foremen hail from Argentina, Brazil, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, South Africa, South Korea, UK and the USA. There are no Kiwis among them.

“The D&AD awards are truly international and our jury selection reflects this,” said D&AD ceo Tim Lindsay.

The new categories are Media (jury foreman Tess Alps, chairman, Thinkbox, UK) and PR (Marian Salzman, ceo Havas PR North America/chair Havas PR Global Collective, USA).

The foremen for existing categories are:

  • Art Direction: Spencer Wong, chief creative officer, McCann & Spencer Hong Kong
  • Book Design: Sarah Boris, owner/designer Sarah Boris Design UK
  • Branded Content & Entertainment (Sponsored by YouTube): Kerstin Emhoff, founder, Prettybird USA
  • Branding: Jim Sutherland, owner, Studio Sutherland UK
  • Crafts for Advertising (Sponsored by Shutterstock): Luiz Sanches, creative partner AlmapBBDO Brazil
  • Crafts for Design (Sponsored by Shutterstock): Sascha Lobe, co-founder, L2M3 Germany
  • Creativity for Good (White Pencil): Mark Tutssel, global chief creative officer, Leo Burnett Chicago
  • Digital Design: Geoff Teehan, product design director, Facebook USA
  • Digital Marketing: Nick Law, chief creative officer, RGA USA
  • Direct: Anne de Maupeou, chief creative officer, Marcel, France
  • Film Advertising (Sponsored by Digital Cinema Media): Khai Meng Tham, worldwide chief creative officer, Ogilvy & Mather USA
  • Film Advertising Crafts: Balakrishnan ‘Balki’ Rajagopalan, filmmaker, screenwriter, chairman, chief creative officer, Lowe Lintas India
  • Graphic Design (Sponsored by Monotype): Vince Frost, ECD/CEO, Frost Collective Australia
  • Integrated & Innovative Media: Colleen DeCourcy, chief creative officer, Wieden + Kennedy USA
  • Magazine & Newspaper Design: Jo Cochrane, art director, The Guardian UK
  • Mobile Marketing: Wain Choi, vice president, executive global creative, Chiel WW, South Korea
  • Music Videos: Sally Campbell, managing director, producer, Somesuch UK
  • Outdoor Advertising: Gaston Bigio, founder, David, Argentina
  • Packaging Design: Graham Shearsby, chief creative officer, group executive creative director, Design Bridge UK
  • Press Advertising: Fabio Fernandes, chief creative officer, owner, F/Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi Brazil
  • Product Design: Ilse Crawford, founder, owner, Studio Ilse UK
  • Radio Advertising (Sponsored by Radiocenter): Mariana O’Kelly, executive creative director, Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg
  • Spatial & Experiential Design: Christian Davies, ECD, Fitch USA
  • Writing for Advertising: Prasoon Joshi, chairman, McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific, India
  • Writing for Design: Becky Jacobs, freelance senior writer, Bee Jacobs Creative UK


Entry Deadline: 17 February 2016 (Entries received after 17 February will incur a 20% surcharge)
Discount Deadline: Enter your work by 25 November to save 10%
Extended Deadline: 2 March 2016 (with late fee)
Judging Week: 17-24 April 2016
Awards Ceremony: 19 May 2016 in London

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