The Internetics 2015 Jury reunites the following branding, marketing and online advertising specialists from Romania: Alin Zăinescu - Co Founder Lovelty, Andreea Munteanu - Brand Manager ABSOLUT Pernod Ricard România, Andrei Lăscuț – Senior Brand Builder, Bogdan Savonea – CEO The Pole, Ciprian Postelnicu - Head of Media Department Telekom Group România, Corina Iordache - Digital Marketer Kiss FM, Magic FM, Rock FM, Crina Tenovici - Head of Data and b2b Communication Orange România, Florin Pravai - Agency&Youtube Lead Google România, Iuliana Nedelcu - Senior Marketing Activation Manager My Coke The Coca-Cola Company, Laura Barbu - Brand & Marketing Communication Director Vodafone România, Marilena Bârligă - Head of Marketing Provident Financial, Monica Eftimie - Chief Marketing Officer KFC, Pizza Hut, Pizza Hut Delivery și Paul România, Radu Acsinia - Social Media Executive Samsung Electronics European HQ, Ruxandra Mocanu - Marketing Manager South Eastern Europe DISCOVERY NETWORKS CEEMEA, Sergiu Gruiță - South East Europe Media Leader Procter&Gamble, Simona Hâncu - Marketing Manager Romania, Hungary, Moldova HTC CEE, Valentina Vesler - Director de Comunicare & PR Valvis Holding și Victor Kapra - Independent Online Consultant and Freelancer Journalist.
In addition to this, this year we asked the jury members to invite other marketing managers, with similar job descriptions from other European departments from the same company to judge the works for the online phase – therefore, we are pleased to welcome to the jury four special guests: Gerhard Louw - Senior Manager: International Media Deutsche Telekom AG, Iwona Piwek - Branding Solutions and Innovations Lead CEE&GR Google, Monica Pool - Marketing Director KFC Central & Eastern Europe & Stephen Royle - Creative Director DISCOVERY NETWORKS CEEMEA.
The Jury will be chaired by Tony Högqvist, Executive Creative Director & Founder Perfect Fools.
Tony Högqvist co-founded Perfect Fools in 2002. Creative Director for productions for Adidas, Converse, KFC, Swarovski and many more. Högqvist’s work has earned a broad array of prizes at international festivals including Cannes Lions, D&AD, Eurobest and One Show leading Perfect Fools to be regularly sited as best in class in the world. He was recently honored as a digital pioneer by thefwa.com and lectures regularly on digital creativity at schools such as Hyper Island and Berghs. Always said he’d retire when he won a Cannes Grand Prix. He achieved it at the age of just 29 and he’s still going strong.
The judging is held online and offline, with a final meeting with the Jury President and all the judges, in order to establish the awards for each section and category.