Prior to this, he was chief creative officer and associate partner of DDB Germany
Previously Scarpelli has served as president of both the Cannes Lions Film and Press juries in 2007, among other international award shows.
This year’s Titanium and Integrated Jury at the Cannes Lions festival will now be chaired by Bob Greenberg, chairman, CEO and global chief creative officer, R/GA. He takes over from Bob Scarpelli, DDB Worldwide’s chairman and chief creative officer, who is recovering from an infection and will be unable to travel during this time.
Cannes Lions 2010 has chosen Bob Scarpelli to head the Titanium and Integrated juries. Both categories aim to award breakthrough ideas and the best integrated campaigns.
Bob Scarpelli, DDB Worldwide’s Chairman and Chief Creative Officer, is known the champion of DDB’s defining values: Creativity and Humanity. Scarpelli embodies Bill Bernbach’s mantra that “word of mouth is the best medium of all.” At DDB, he has created some of the most iconic, talked-about and awarded creative work in the world including the well-known Budweiser campaigns: Gimme a light, the Bud Frogs, the Bud Bowl, Whassup and Real Men of Genius.
The registration for Goafest 2009 begins on 1st March and will be open till 25th March The last date to submit entries is 10th March. As reported by Campaign India earlier, Goafest will be held from 2nd April to 4th April. The Industry Leadership conclave will be held on 2nd April and Knowledge and Learning Seminars on 3rd and 4th April. While the Media Abby will take place on 3 April, the Creative Abby will be hosted on 4th April.
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