APPLIED ARTS NAMES DESIGN JUDGING PANEL

14 April 2009
Toronto (Canada) - Applied Arts has announced the Jury for the Design & Advertising Awards 2009, one of the largest and most-respected shows of its kind in Canada. Winning work is reproduced in the November Design & Advertising annual, and kept as a valuable reference by the Applied Arts readership.
Toronto (Canada) - Applied Arts has announced the Jury for the Design & Advertising Awards 2009. One of the largest and most-respected shows of its kind in Canada, Applied Arts contests are judged by panels of highly regarded industry professionals and experts, in a rigorous process developed over two decades of awards experience. Every entry is scored independently by each judge, based on creative merit, technical excellence and suitability for end use. Discussion is not permitted and judges must abstain from voting for their own work.

Winning work is reproduced in the November 2009 Design & Advertising annual, and kept as a valuable reference by the Applied Arts readership of more than 65 000. In addition, all winning work will be displayed at the annual Awards Winners' Exhibit, held in Toronto, in fall 2009. Winners will be invited to an exclusive event attended by senior design and advertising creative people, as well as by fellow winners.

This year's design jury will include:

David Kessous
Creative Director
Amen, Montreal

Brenda McNeilly
Creative Director
Fuse Marketing Group, Toronto

Debbie Adams
Principal/Creative Director
Adams + Associates Design Consultants, Toronto

Hayes Henderson
Creative Director
Henderson Bromstead, Winston-Salem NC

Marko Zonta
Partner/Creative Director
Zync, Toronto

Deborah Kieselbach
Creative Director
Mercer Creative, Vancouver

Dean Mitchell
Partner/Creative Director

Deadline for entries: 8 May 2009



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About Applied Arts
Applied Arts is Canada's premier magazine of visual communications. For more than 20 years, we have delivered gorgeous imagery, strong opinion, timely information and essential industry insight to our readership of senior creative professionals in graphic design, interactive design, advertising, photography and illustration. Its six yearly issues include two highly prized references - the Photography & Illustration Annual (July) and the Design & Advertising Annual (November). Applied Arts is your window on the very best creative work produced in this country and abroad. Applied Arts is a a participant in the International Design Media Network (IDMN).