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Luum Awards selects judges from Africa

The Luum Awards, a global festival that exclusively awards the best creative campaigns for social and environmental issues, has a selection of judges that include executives of creative agencies and directors for communications and marketing for global NGOs.
Luum Awards selects judges from Africa

Judges include:

  • Genna Ingold; communications lead, Kofi Annan Foundation - Switzerland,
  • Laura Durán; press and communications director, Amnesty International - Argentina,
  • Nicola Rovetta; chief creative officer, MullenLowe Group - Italy,
  • Joe Godsell; executive partner, TBWA - Australia,
  • Itziar Badia; marketing director and digital training, WWF - Spain,
  • Luis Miguel Messianu; CEO, Alma DDB – USA,
  • Franky Willekens; chief strategy officer, BBDO – Belgium,
  • Emmanuel Bougneres; creative director, Dentsu International - France,
  • Pierre Loo; executive creative director, McCann Health – China,
  • Santiago Cuesta; CCO, VMLY&R – USA,
  • Michelle Guichard; executive creative director, Ogilvy - Colombia.

African judges:

  • Aimee Nsimire; communications officer, International Labour Organisation – Ivory Coast,
  • Samira Rafi; creative director, Boomerang – Morocco,
  • Teresa Makori; associate creative director, Isobar – Kenya.

Agencies like McCann Health China, Geometry, Sancho BBDO, Havas Africa, Lerma USA, and Mindhsare Spain, to name a few, are already enrolled in the first edition of the festival, which aims to set a benchmark for creative campaigns that address social and environmental issues.

Registration closes on 29 September. To register, go here. The awards ceremony will take place on 4 November.

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