Head of Marketing
Pernod Ricard UK

Adam started his marketing career working at PlayStation across EMEA on Disney, Sega and Sony Japan product game portfolio. Moving to PlayStation UK saw him launch PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable and AAA titles including 24: The Game, Gran Turismo 5 & Killzone. Leaving the video gaming world for the world of Spirits in 2011 he join to work for Pernod Ricard UK on the iconic Absolut brand which has since doubled in growth. He is now Head of Marketing looking after all Light Spirits including Absolut Vodka, Malibu Rum, Havana Club Rum, Plymouth & Beefeater Gin & the tequila portfolio.

 

‘I’m looking for campaigns that go beyond using the latest digital or tech because they are the “shiny new toy” in favour of solutions that solve a business or communication challenge eloquently with demonstrable brand impact’

Judging panel

Phil Jones

Founder & Organiser,
Podge Events

Richard Ayers

CEO & Founder
Seven League

Adam Boita

Head of Marketing
Pernod Ricard UK

Lisa de Bonis

Executive Digital Director
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Arjoon Bose

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Guillaume Buat-Menard

Chief Technology Officer
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Matthew Candy

Vice President & European Leader
IBM Interactive Experience

Trevor Chambers

Group Creative Director
Cubo

Kate Dale

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Sport England

Neil Davis

Managing Director UK & Europe
squiz

Jon Dobinson

CEO
other

Alastair Duncan

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Splash Worldwide

Ian Finch

CEO
Mando

Liane Grimshaw

Founder & Managing Director
SupaReal

Keith Gulliver

Marketing Communications Director
Post Office

Flo Heiss

CREATION
Studio of Art & Commerce

Bo Hellberg

Consultant
 

Craig Hepburn

Global Vice President of Digital Marketing and Brand
TATA Communications

Andrew Holden

Global Digital Creative Director
dyson

Greg Jarrett

Head of UX
William Hill

James Keady

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Alan King

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Claire Koryczan

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Candace Kuss

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Joanna Manning-Cooper

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Andrew Marcus

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Peter Markey

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John Mathers

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Lee McGuffie

Digital & Content Strategy Director
Virgin

Ash Mohd

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David Morris

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Bang & Olufsen

Jude Ower MBE

Founder and CEO
Playmob

Glynn Pegler

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Adam Powers

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Lauren Rayner

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Cheyney Robinson

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Kate Ross

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eight&four

Seb Royce

Co-founder
Kindeo

Mark Sherwin

Managing Director
Accenture Interactive

Ross Sleight

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Somo

David Smith

Brand consultant
 

Tiffany St James

Founder
Transmute

Lawrence Weber

Managing Partner Innovation
Karmarama

Lee Woodard

Global Chief Experience Officer
Crabtree & Evelyn