Clio Sports Announces Its Juries for 2023 Awards

Clio Sports Announces Its Juries for 2023 Awards

Clio Sports introduced its 2023 Juries at this time, with eight leaders within the house serving as chairs—a primary for the awards program. The awards present will happen on Dec. 6 in New York City.

Digital, Social Media, Esports:

Ian Trombetta, SVP Social, Influencer & Content Marketing, NFL (Chair)
Kristin Connelly, VP Global Brand Marketing, Activision Blizzard
Kenny Gold, Managing Director, Head of Social, Content and Influencer, Deloitte Digital
Shahbaz Khan, Global Director, Flagship Social Media Activation, Nike
Paul Mascali, Head of Gaming and Esports, PepsiCo
Nick Rago, Executive Director – Digital & Social Production, FOX Sports
Sean Dennison, VP, New Media, WHOOP
Arica Kress, VP, Marketing, Esports Engine
Nick Jackman, Co-Founder, Fifty Digital
Jenna McNaney, Lead, Sports Partnerships, TikTok
Julie Uhrman, Co-Founder and President, Angel City Football Club
Nicole Williams, Director of Social Media, Omaha Productions
Varoon Bose, Director of Social Content, Bleacher Report
Direct, Creative Effectiveness, Creative Use of Data:

Deadra Ok. Rahaman, EVP, Client Partnerships & Strategy, Hero Collective (Chair)
Andrew Lynch, VP, Strategy, Motive
Adriano Lombardi, Executive Creative Director, VMLY&R Commerce Mexico
Jazmin Burrell, Director of Strategy, Obsidianworks
Gen Kobayashi, Chief Strategy Officer EMEA, Weber Shandwick
Lyle Yetman, Executive Creative Director, McKinney
John (JP) Pollard, Head of Sports, Entertainment, and Events – Display Division, Samsung Electronics America
Surf Melendez, VP, Executive Creative Director, Tennessee Titans
Donna Lupton, Director, Cultural Partnerships, DoorDash
Evan Brady, Head of Sports Marketing Strategy, Prime Video & Amazon Studios
Sulmaan Ahmad, International Strategy Partner, TRO
Kay Bradley, VP, Marketing, U.S. Soccer
“With the shift in direction of digital advertising and marketing, an elevated concentrate on fan engagement, better use of information analytics, partnerships with influencers and content material creators it’s ever extra crucial that sports activities manufacturers establish companions and create work that not solely has a pulse on tradition, however is rooted in a deep understanding of who the cultural amplifiers are that influences at this time’s new majority shopper,” says Rahaman.

Fan Engagement, Social Good:

Jess Park, Chief of Brand & Fan Engagement, U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee (Chair)
Bridget Sponsky, Executive Director, Brand and Sponsorships, Ally
Ronnie Patt, Executive Creative Director, Jung Von Matt SPORTS
Nilay Shah, SVP, Marketing & Brand Strategy, New York Giants
Julie Haddon, Chief Marketing Officer, National Women’s Soccer League
Heidi Browning Pearson, Senior EVP and Chief Marketing Officer, National Hockey League
Ariel Abramovici, Executive Creative Director, GUT Los Angeles
Kurt Hunzeker, EVP, Commercial Operations, National Lacrosse League
Gustavo Lauria, Chief Creative Officer, We Believers
Alex-Gunnar Ferrer Kristjansson, Senior Director, Marketing & Communication, Euroleague Basketball
Jim McCoy, AVP, Sports Marketing, Nationwide

Glenn Cole, Founder & Chairman, 72andSunny (Chair)
Steve Horn, Group Creative Director, Translation
Amanda Chin, VP, Brand Marketing, Golden State Warriors
Chris Bellinger, VP, Creative & Digital, Frito-Lay North America, PepsiCo
Bill Zorr, SVP, Brand & Digital Marketing, Arizona Coyotes
Tim Greenberg, EVP, Production & Branded Content, World Surf League
Amy Anderson, Head of Content Strategy, NASCAR
Anthony J. Cortese, VP, Editorial, Definition 6
Molly Jamison, Creative Director, Arts & Letters Creative Co.
Noah Lerner, Creative Director,  MLF Productions
Donna Lamar, Executive Creative Director, Spotify
Eugene Fuller, Group Creative Director, 72 And Sunny
Jimmy Smith, Chairman, CEO, and Chief Creative Officer, Amusement Park Entertainment
Ray Smiling, Director, division7
Gerardo Ortiz, VP, Creative Director, UNINTERRUPTED/The SpringHill Company
Film Craft:

Laura Sampedro, Executive Creative Director, MullenLowe U.S. (Chair)
Will Shanahan, Creative Director, Diamond View
Sinan Dagli, Executive Creative Director, Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners
Tony Muller, Head of Creative, Madison Square Garden Sports
Matt Miller, SVP & Executive Producer, Global Production, ONE Championship
Sergio Gordilho, CEO/CCO, Africa Creative
Zack Browne, Creative Director, Johannes Leonardo
Brandon Hampton, VP, Creative Director, Dagger
Alice Blastorah, Creative Director, Special U.S.
Kia Heinnen, Creative Director, Freelance
Innovation, Design, Out of Home:

Michael A. McCullough, EVP and Chief Marketing Officer, Miami HEAT (Chair)
Caleb Jensen, Executive Creative Director – Nike, Wieden + Kennedy
Christoph Bielefeldt, Executive Creative Director, Accenture Song
Tina Mahal, VP, Brand Marketing, Frito-Lay
Suzana Apelbaum, Head of Creative and Innovation, Google
Michael Shaw, VP, Marketing, Miami Dolphins & F1 Miami Grand Prix
Xavier Murillo, Creative Director, Major League Baseball
Sy-Jenq Cheng, Executive Creative Director, Head of Art & Design, FCB New York
Meredith Batcheller, Head of Global Sports Marketing, Adobe, Inc.
Reese Fitzpatrick, Global Head of Marketing, Bayer Consumer Health
Partnerships & Sponsorships, Branded Content, Sports Betting:

Ricardo Marques, VP Marketing, Michelob ULTRA, Anheuser-Busch Inbev (Chair)
Heidi Noland, SVP, Global Brand and Creative, UFC
Olivia Witherite, VP, Digital & Marketing, The Game Day
David Evans, Partnerships Manager, Liverpool FC
Jennifer Prince, Chief Commercial Officer, Los Angeles Rams
Tammy Henault, Chief Marketing Officer, National Basketball Association
Victoria Isley, VP, Partnership Solutions, Philadelphia 76ers
Shiz Suzuki, VP Global Brand Sponsorships & Experiential Marketing, American Express
Deanne Pownall, Managing Director, Corporate Partnerships, USTA
Marisstella Marinkovic, Chief Marketing Officer, Nissan USA
Tony Isetta, Head of Content Marketing, NFL Media
Meg Ryan, VP – Channel Marketing, DraftKings
Nick Kelly, VP, Sponsorships & Partnerships, Verizon
“I’m honored and extremely excited to be amongst the primary group of Jury Chairs within the historical past of Clio Sports,” says Marques. “I’m now trying ahead to being impressed by the work and interesting in a vigorous dialogue with my fellow jury crew members.”

Public Relations, Experiential, Integrated Campaign:

Troy Dunn, President & Chief Creative Officer, Dunn&Co. (Chair)
Amy Ferguson, Chief Creative Officer,TBWAChiatDay NY
Laura Gentile, EVP, Marketing, ESPN
Michelle Spivak, Group Creative Director, Rethink
Shana Stephenson, Chief Brand Officer, New York Liberty
Gerdine Lindhout, Head of Marketing Operations & Event Promotion, FIFA
Melanie Wallner, VP, PR & Marketing, Drone Racing League
Gavin Lester, Chief Creative Officer, Zambezi
Jillian Tapper, Director, Momentum Worldwide
Ashley Andrews, Group Creative Director, R/GA
Bill Moseley, Director – Sponsorships & Experiential Marketing, AT&T
“When sports activities manufacturers acknowledge the fan group of their work and attempt to impress this group in an fascinating, novel means, this effort usually perks up the ears of the Clio judges,” says Dunn.

“Fandom is among the most emotional, passionate, devotional expressions there may be, and so making an attempt to create work that captures the synergy between followers and groups is the final word aim in sports activities promoting. It’s fairly easy. There’s no sport with out followers. Great sports activities promoting features a nod to how the sport makes followers really feel, and if the promoting contains followers as individuals in an attractive, distinctive means, that is the Holy Grail for sports activities manufacturers.”

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