Santosh Padhi, Harshit Jain part of juries for 2019 The One Show Awards
The One Club for Creativity has announced that two top creatives from India have been selected to serve as judges for The One Show 2019. Harshit Jain, Chief Growth Officer, McCann Worldgroup, currently in London, is part of the jury for Health Wellness & Pharma, while Santosh Padhi, Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer, Taproot Dentsu, Mumbai is part of the jury for Print & Outdoor. Nearly 200 highly qualified creatives representing 26 countries will judge work from around the world.
The 2019 One Show awards categories include Branded Entertainment, Design, Direct Marketing, Film, Health Wellness & Pharma, Intellectual Property, Integrated with Experiential and Immersive, Interactive & Online with Digital Craft and Creative Use of Data, Mobile with Social Media, Moving Image Craft, Print & Outdoor, Public Relations, Radio & Audio, and Social Media Influencer, Cultural Driver and Creative Effectiveness.
“The quality of jurors has long been a hallmark of The One Show,” said Kevin Swanepoel, CEO, The One Club for Creativity. “This year’s gender-balanced juries consist of the industry’s top tier of creative thinkers and doers from around the world. They will judge work through the lens of creativity of ideas and quality execution, and use our robust judging platform featuring proprietary, state-of-the-art voting and scoring technology.”
The next deadline for The One Show is November 30, 2018 and the final deadline for entry is January 31, 2019.
For the first time this year, The One Show will accept submissions for the Green Pencil, recognising excellence in environmentally-conscious advertising and design. In past years, the award was based on nominations.
This marks the second year that The One Show will have a standalone discipline for Health, Wellness & Pharmaceutical, judged by a dedicated jury of healthcare advertising professionals for brands and agencies to recognise the best work in the field from around the world.
It’s also the second year for The One Show Mobile-First Video Advertising category, sponsored by Facebook. The category was established for video that is specifically created for use on mobile devices.