MEET THE JUDGES

Doug Simon

Founder & CEO,

D S Simon Media,

Founder, The SPOKEies®

Alex Josephson

Head of Global Brand Strategy,

Twitter

Andrew Buher

Executive Director,

Dialog

Anna Lingeris

Strategic Communications Leader,

The Hershey Company

Anna Marie Johnson Teague

Chief Communications Officer,

A Call to Men

Art Stevensx

Managing Partner

The Stevens Group

Bob DeFillippo

Former Chief Communications Officer, Prudential Financial

Senior Counselor, Zito Partners & Ketchum Zito Financial

Chris Hook

Senior Director Global Marketing and Public Relations,

Radeon Technologies Group at AMD

Dana Holmes

CEO

Dana Holmes Media

Don Bates

Senior Counselor,
Gould & Partners Professor,

New York University

Fay Shapiro

Publisher/CEO,

CommPRO Global, Inc.

 

Gini Dietrich

Founder & CEO, Arment Dietrich

Author of “Marketing in the Round”
Founder, Spin Sucks Pro

Grace Leong

Managing Partner,

Hunter Public Relations

Jack Monson

Director of Digital Strategy,

Qiigo

Jack O’Dwyer

Publisher & Editor-In-Chief,

O’Dwyer’s

Jamey Wilson

Owner,

Pipevyne Inc.

Jennefer Witter

CEO & Founder,

The Boreland Group Inc

Jeremy Pepper

Founder, Communimatic

Judith Harrison

Senior Vice President of

Diversity & Inclusion,
Weber Shandwick

Julie Estrada

Head of Media Relations,

LEGOLAND California Resort

Katherine Hutt

Director of Communications,

Council of Better Business Bureaus

 

Keith Trivitt

Vice President of

Corporate Communications,
AXIS Capital

Kenneth Meyer

Vice President of

Healthcare Media,
Edelman

Kristy Wallace

CEO,

Ellevate Network

 

Lauren Rublin

Deputy Managing Editor,

Barron’s

Lewis Goldberg

Managing Partner,

KCSA Worldwide

Liz Hart

Principal,

Liz Hart Events & Design LLC

Marisa Long

Vice President,

U.S. Green Building Council

Michael Smart

Principal at

MichaelSMARTPR, LLC

Mike Schwager

President,

Worldlink Media Consultants Inc.

 

Neil Foote

Principal, Foote Communications LLC

Dialog

President National Black Public Relations Society

Olga Gonzalez

CEO & Founder, Pietra PR

President, PRSA New York

Patrice Tanaka

Former Co-Founder,

Chief Counselor & Creative Strategist for
PadillaCRT

Chief Joy Officer, Joyful Planet LLC

Paul Duning

Publisher & Co-Founder,

Capitol Communicator

Peter Himler

Founder, Flatiron Communications LLC

President, Publicity Club of New York

Renee Wilson

President,PR Council

Scott Monty

Former Global Digital & Multimedia Communications Manager,  Ford Motor Company,

CEO & Co-Managing Partner,  Brain + Trust Partners

Silvia Davi

Chief Marketing Officer,

Equities.com

Suzanne Blackburn

Global PR Lead,

Google

Tiffany Guarnacci

Founder & CEO,

Kite Hill Public Relations Founder,
Communications Week

Tina McCorkindale, Ph.D.

President & CEO,

Institute for Public Relations

JUDGING MANAGEMENT TEAM

Elizabeth Rosenberger

Account Executive,

 D S Simon Media

Eric Wright

Senior VP of Marketing & Business Development,

D S Simon Media

Mike Bako

Director of Media & Content Strategy,

D S Simon Media

Sarah Katz

Senior Vice President of Client Services,

D S Simon Media

Tameeka Henry

Executive Marketing Manager, Reporting & Analytics,

D S Simon Media