The Advertising Club has announced the jury for the second edition of the Marquees. The event rewards brands for their excellence in marketing and brand building.
Sanjiv Mehta, CEO and MD, Hindustan Unilever and EVP, Unilever South Asia, has been appointed as the jury president again this year.
The jury also consists of:
Agnello Dias, founder and CCO, Taproot Dentsu
CVL Srinivas, country manager, WPP India
Dilip Cherian, founding partner and group chairman, Perfect Relations
Harsh Goenka, chairman, RPG Enterprises
Naveen Chopra, senior advisor, TPG Capital
Raj Nayak, COO, Viacom18
Vikram Sakhuja, group CEO, media and OOH, Madison Communications and president, The Advertising Club, said, “The Ad Club launched the Marquees in 2017 to celebrate excellence in marketing. In its second year, we are happy to have the same stellar jury chaired by Unilever’s Sanjiv Mehta deciding on this year’s laurels. The Ad Club sets the gold standard for excellence in Creativity through Abbys, Effectiveness through EFFIES, Media through EMVIES and now Marketers through Marquees. Stay tuned to see the winners in each category and the Special Awards on August 29.”
Partho Dasgupta, CEO, BARC India and chairman, Marquees 2018, added, "Marquees has been able to carve out a niche for itself and I am glad to be a part of this journey. After a successful debut edition last year, I am looking forward to some great entries this year. As they say, an award is as good as its Jury and in this case the Jury can’t get better than this. The Jury with its years of experience and wisdom will be able to recognise the extra-ordinary work done by marketers over the past one year.”
Marquees 2018 is slated to be held on 29 August in Mumbai.