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Art Directors Club (ADC)

106 West 29th Street
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United States
Phone: (+1) 212 643-1440

Jennifer Larkin

Phone: (+1) 212 643-1440

Art Directors Club Announces the Juries for the 92nd Annual Awards

NEW YORK— January 22, 2013—The Art Directors Club (ADC), the first global creative collective of its kind and longest standing organization championing the visual arts, announced today the juries for the global 92nd Annual Awards.

Judged by an international panel of the world’s most respected creative professionals, the ADC Annual Awards competition is dedicated to craft, honoring the best work from around the world in interactive media, broadcast and print advertising, graphic design, publication design, packaging, photography and illustration, plus the most recently added ADC Designism Award honors work for non-profits that drive political or social change. The range of diversity in entries calls for equally diverse jurors; therefore, this year’s juries are represented by industry leaders ranging from television, advertising, marketing, publishing and film who are living and breathing the art and craft of advertising and design day in and day out.

The complete list of jurors for the ADC 92nd Annual Awards is as follows:


Ted Royer (jury chair), executive creative director, partner, Droga5, New York, NY, USA
William Gelner, executive creative director, 180LA, Santa Monica, CA, USA
Susan Credle, chief creative officer, Leo Burnett, Chicago, IL, USA
Masako Okamura, creative director, Dentsu, Tokyo, Japan
Icaro Doria, co-executive creative director, W + K, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Shahir Zag, chief creative officer, Y&R MENA, Dubai, UAE
Alexander Schill, chief creative officer, partner, serviceplan group gmbh & co. kg, Munich, Germany
Tito Melega, creative director, Americas, TBWA/Chiat/Day, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Toygar Bazarkaya, executive creative director, BBDO, New York, NY, USA
Sergio Alcocer, president, chief creative officer, LatinWorks, Austin, TX, USA
Liz Paradise, executive vice president, group creative director, Durham, NC, USA
Márton Jedlicska, creative director, Kirowski/Isobar, Budapest, Hungary
Aaron Griffiths, co-chief creative officer, Arnold, New York, NY, USA


Fernanda Romano (jury chair), partner, chief creative officer, Naked, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Mark Chalmers, creative partner, Perfect Fools, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Ted Persson, co-founder, Great Works, Stockholm, Sweden
Simon Sanky, founding partner, All of Us, London, UK
Debbi Vandeven, chief creative officer, VML, Kansas City, MO, USA
Frederic Bonn, executive creative director, Razor Fish, New York, NY, USA
Sakchin Bessette, owner, Moment Factory, Montreal, QC, Canada
Marisa Gallagher, digital executive creative director, CNN, Atlanta, GA, USA
Sergio Mugnaini, creative director, Loducca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Ari Kuschnir, chief executive officer, executive producer, m ss ng p eces, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Georges Mohammed-Cherif, president, Buzzman, Paris, France
Gaston Legorburu, worldwide chief creative officer, SapientNitro, Miami Beach, FL, USA


Garrick Hamm (jury chair), creative partner, Williams Murray Hamm, London, UK
Rikako Nagashima, art director, graphic designer, Hakuhodo Inc. Tokyo, Japan
Stephen Doyle, creative director, partner, Doyle Partners, New York, NY, USA
Lance Rusoff, design director, MTV Off-Air Creative, New York, NY, USA
Stewart Devlin, chief creative officer, Red Peak, New York, NY, USA
Diti Katona, founding partner, Concrete Design Communications, Toronto, Canada
Eddie Opara, partner, Pentagram, New York, NY, USA
Mark Magner, design director, Sesame Workshop, New York, NY, USA
Chris Scarlata, vice president of design, Comedy Central, New York, NY, USA
Rene Toneman, creative director, founder, SILO, The Hague, Netherlands
Geraldine Hessler, creative director, design, Glamour, New York, NY, USA
Darhil Crooks, creative director, The Atlantic, Washington DC, USA
Cybele Grandjean, design director, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, New York, NY, USA
Mads Jakob Poulsen, senior designer, Wolff Olins, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Jennifer Morla, president, creative director, Morla Design, San Francisco, CA, USA


Christoph Niemann (jury chair), illustrator, author, New York, NY, USA
Rex Bonomelli, designer, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Sara Cwyner, art director, designer, New York Times Magazine, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Paul Sahre, graphic designer, illustrator, Office of Paul Sahre, New York, NY, USA
Tim O’Brien, illustrator, Brooklyn, NY, USA


Kyle Cooper (jury chair), founder, Prologue Films, co-founder, Imaginary Forces Hollywood, CA, USA
Jakob Trollbäck, president, creative director, Trollbäck & Company, New York, NY, USA
Greg Hahn, founder, Gretel, New York, NY, USA
Karin Fong, director, Imaginary Forces, New York, NY, USA
Brian Gosset, art director, director, The Mill, New York, NY, USA


Albert Watson (jury chair), photographer, New York, NY, USA
Henry Leutwyler, photographer, Henry Leutwyler Photography, New York, NY, USA
Casey Tierney, photo director, Real Simple, New York, NY, USA
Jodi Peckman, creative director, Rolling Stone, New York, NY, USA
Chris Boot, director, Aperture Foundation, New York, NY, USA

For more information about the ADC 92nd Annual Awards or to enter, please visit

About the Art Directors Club
Founded in 1920, the Art Directors Club is the premier organization for leaders in visual communication, boasting one of the most concentrated groups of creative talent in the world. A not-for-profit membership organization, the ADC’s mission is to Connect creative professionals around the globe, while simultaneously Provoking and Elevating world-changing ideas. The ADC provides a forum for creatives of all levels in Advertising, Design, Interactive Media and Communications to explore the direction of these rapidly converging industries.

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Megan Sweat