Prasoon Joshi, executive chairman and chief executive officer, McCann Worldgroup India will be overseeing the Press Lotus jury panel as a jury president, for Adfest 2012.
On this announcement, Joshi expressed, “I was Jury President for Film some years ago at Adfest, and today the quest for excellence remains intact. Adfest is one of the oldest advertising communication festivals, which understands and appreciates the unique cultural fabric of Asia. It has experimented and has tried to reinvent itself and stay relevant in these changing times."
Jimmy Lam, president, Adfest, added, “It is an honour to have Joshi oversee the Press Lotus juries at Adfest 2012. He is not just a phenomenal talent – he’s one of India’s most powerful creative executives, and we are humbled to have him accept our invitation to attend next year’s Festival."
Adfest 2012 is scheduled to be held in Pattaya, Thailand from 18-20 March 2012. For details on deadline for entry submission, follow this link.