Every year, Gerety Awards brings together a jury to select the best in advertising that resonates most with a female audience, creating a benchmark that is relevant to the market reality, all while redefining the standard to which advertising has traditionally been held. This year's executive jury has been unveiled.
The Gerety Awards reveal the full executive jury and announce March 3rd as the entry deadline.
On the selection of the Dubai jury, ambassador Natasha Maasri, ECD Leo Burnett MEA said, “The collective knowledge, experience, and talent of the members of this jury is nothing less than impressive. I cannot wait to listen and learn from all of them. These are the minds that are changing the industry on so many levels in the region and beyond.”
The Dubai jury includes:
Dida Atassi, Managing Director, Design Co-Lead, Accenture Song Middle East
Karen Kamel, Managing Director, McCann Health MENA
Natalie Shardan, Managing Director, Serviceplan Middle East
Serena Abi Aad, Creative Director, HAVAS
Romy Abdelnour, Corporate Communications Director, TBWA\RAAD
Marie-Claire Maalouf, Executive Creative Director, Impact BBDO
Prerna Mehra, Creative Director and Head of Design, MullenLowe MENA
Cherry Gore, SVP, Head of Group Brand Strategy and Communications, First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)
Lucy Harvey, Chief Growth Officer, Middle East, Turkey, India, and Africa, H+K Strategies
Weera Saad, Regional Director, Meta Creative Shop- Middle East, Africa, Turkey, and Central Eastern Europe
Razan Karim, Senior Communications Director, Havas
Faten AlMukhtar, Creative Strategist, TikTok
Leila Katrib, Executive Creative Director, VMLY&R Dubai
Reham Nader Mufleh, Managing Director, Horizon FCB Dubai
Josephine Younes, Creative Director, FP7 McCann
The 2023 Gerety Awards jury includes 190 judges from 40 different countries. The Grand jury is composed of global leaders and the executive jury is holding in-person jury sessions in Bogota, Chicago, London, Stockholm, Madrid, Bucharest, Berlin, Dubai, and Mumbai, and a joint AUNZ judging session.
As well as defining the shortlist the executive jury sessions each select the agency and production company of the year from their country. This is chosen from the entrants of the Portfolio Cut. The UAE Agency of the year and UAE Production company of the year will be presented by Khaled AlShehhi, Executive Director of Marketing, and Communication at the UAE Government Media Office.
Meet the jury and enter the 2023 Gerety Awards at www.geretyawards.com