2017 JUDGES

The following professionals were on the juries of the 2018 Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards.  Their average scores determined the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners.  We thank them for their interest, time and insights.

COMPANY / MANAGEMENT / HUMAN RESOURCES JURY
 
CHAIR:
Sunil KulwalDr. Sunil Kulwal, CEO & Managing Director
Birla White (Unit of Ultratech Cement Ltd), Mumbai, India

“My passion is to transform business results through creating and leading strong teams, who develop and drive a clear shared vision to deliver sustainable superior performance creating long-term value for all stakeholders,” says Sunil Kulwal, CEO of the Birla White division of Ultratech Cement Ltd, a flagship company of Aditya Birla Group of India.
   Sunil is a global executive with over three decades of diversified global business experience in India and Australia. He takes the big picture view without losing sight of details, utilizing experience that spans diverse industries including natural resources, chemicals, steel, and cement.  Sunil has a proven track record of driving transformational change and delivering consistent superior performance through diligently driving multiple change initiatives simultaneously. In his last three positions in Australia and India, he energized and motivated the teams of professionals to successfully embrace new challenges, unleash potential, take calculated risks, and innovate for continuous improvement.
   Sunil is a Chevening Scholar and a Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary International. He has served on many industry associations and made significant contributions to their operations.  On the social work front, Sunil has spearheaded the formation of Khandelwal Professionals Association (KPA) as its Founder President, with an aim to provide financial help to needy Indian students to pursue their postgraduate studies. Since its inception, KPA has provided financial help to over 500 students to pursue postgraduate studies, a very satisfying outcome indeed.

COMMITTEE:

Ahmed Al Hai, Drilling Services Automation Project Manager
ADCO, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates  
     

Vic AlcuazVic Alcuaz, Trainer & Consultant
Hotel Solutions Partnership, Manila, National Capital Region,  Philippines 

I have been a hospitality consultant since 1995. My other current occupations include being an Associate of Hotel Solutions Partnership with offices in London, a columnist with the Philippine Daily Inquirer and a book author. My past professional engagements were with Philippine Airlines, Hyatt Regency Manila and Edsa Shangri-La Manila.

 

Taufik ArmaputraTaufik Aldila Armaputra, Budget Controller
PT PETROKIMIA GRESIK, Gresik, East Java, Indonesia

Taufik A Armaputra is Budget Controller for PT Petrokimia Gresik, the biggest state-owned fertilizer manufacturer in Indonesia. His expertise includes finance, sustainability reporting, and public-policy advocacy. A multiple awards winner for his innovation activities. Currently, he contributes articles for iuventum newsletter and also co-author a book about Food Security.
 

Claire BibbyClaire Bibby, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Brookfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia   
     
Claire is one of Australia’s best lawyers and top female executives, is a passionate philanthroposit, and regular speaks on leadership. Claire has won “Excellence Award for Women in Law,” “General Counsel of the Year” and a silver Stevie Award for “Female Executive of the Year in Asia, Australia, New Zealand.”

Dr. Heena Sunil Bulchandani, Specialist–Training & Development
Dubai Electricity &Water Authority, Dubai, United Arab Emirates 
       

Virgilio GalimaVirgilio Galima, Jr., Email Support
TaskUs, Cavite, Imus, Philippines

Virgilio Galima Jr. is an Email Support Representative in TaskUs Philippines, Virgilio Galima Jr was born in Pasay City, Philippines on May 19, 1987. He graduated from Fiat Lux Academe in Imus, Cavite Philippines, and from the National College of Science and Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy.
 

Yesi GustetiYesi Gusteti, Lecturer/Dean
Universitas Dharmas Indonesia, Dharmasraya, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia

My name is Yesi Gusteti SE, MSi. I am 40 years old. Now I am a lecture and as a Dean of Economic Faculty at Universitas Dharmas Indonesia. I love reading and organization. i am interested to create a new system to develop people and organization in order to make more happy, strong and effectively. I have been active in many organization since secondary high school until now. I've been a consultan in Regional Development Planning Board and now active as a consultan in small business management programme for goverment. My dreams are build an organization that helps people especially young people to find way of life and give a positive influence for her self / him self and his/her environtment continually.

Julie HoangJulie Hoang, CEO
JN Beauty, London, United Kingdom   
     
I am CEO of beauty company JN Beauty and have a passion for business. I believe every business has a potential in great things and also love to hear entrepreneurs stories and how they achieve their goals. I love all fashion and beauty and combining beauty with my business is a great passion of mine. I am a fast paced person and always believe I have confidence in everything I do.
 

Richard Hu

Richard Huzhaoyang, Cofounder and General Manager
Fspace China Ltd.,Co., Shanghai, China

Dr. Richard Huzhaoyang,with 20 years working experience in telecom engineering, media, and marketing, is now Cofounder and General Manager of Fspace China Ltd.,Company in Shanghai, China. Richard has run some projects for Volkswagen, Coca-Cola, and Dutch Satellite TV, and has planned and run an apps platform published on the CMAC .  During the Beijing Olympics, Richard contributed to programming for CCTV and Dutch National Television. He has carried out some researches for the video industry through the Global Communication Research Institute. Richard has a Ph.D. degree from Shanghai JiaoTong University. Richard is proficient in the marketing and communicating industries, and serves some international and local brands in China.    

 

Dnyanesh KelkarDnyanesh Kelkar, Vice President - Western Australia Business
Tech Mahindra Limited, Perth, Australia

Dnyanesh Kelkar leads the Western Australian business unit of Tech Mahindra Ltd, where he is responsible for the strategic focus into Natural resources and the task of bringing innovation to WA businesses (government and private sector).  Dnyanesh began his career as a mechanical engineer involved in a major technology transfer project for filament manufacturing in the lighting division of Philips International. After finishing his MBA in international business he got into management consulting in the midst of the ERP revolution in Europe during the 1990’s. Born in India and having lived and worked across various European countries and in Australia for over 20 years, he brings some unique perspectives to the challenge for innovation & growth in Western Australia.  Dnyanesh holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (International Management) from Antwerp, Belgium and a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Mumbai University, India. He has held various leadership positions at IBM, PWC consulting, DSM Engineering Plastics and Philips in his professional career.

Sean PereiraSean Pereira, Senior VP - Head India Operations
Radius Global Solutions, Mumbai, India

Experienced leader in the BPM domain for over 28 years. Has managed and led teams across the globe and delivered excellence in operations, customer management, transitions, process improvements. Has developed and coached many leaders from within who are now leaders in their professional fields.

 

Tsang Wing PhangTsang Wing Phang, Senior Assistant Director
State Courts Singapore, Singapore    

I am an OD/ OE professional who is passionate about using various business excellence models and frameworks in improving business processes. I strongly believe that every organisations can benefit a lot by diligently adopting various practices in business excellence framework.
    

Richa RamolaRicha Ramola, Vice President Human Resources
Landmark Insurance, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Richa is currently leading the Human resources function for a large Insurance Broking Firm in Mumbai. She has rich experience across Business, Quality, Training and HR in various industries. Richa is passionate about building an organisation that is a best place to work for while balancing the business profitability and ensuring efficiency and productivity.

 

Sharon RuddSharon Rudd, National Leadership, Sales & CS Consultant
TNT Australia, Mascot, New South Wales, Australia

I am a passionate Learning / Organisational and Development expert with and extensive knowledge of instructional practices, including training needs analysis, course content, development of learning materials and the management of learning outcomes and metrics. I enjoy helping people and love what I do.
 

Shi-Wei SheuDr. Shih-Wei (Sherlock) Sheu, Researcher
Hakka Affairs Council, Taipei, Taiwan, Taiwan

I would like to say life is an art. I tried hard to get the highest achievement in academic. Learning so many important concepts about international negotiations, operations management, human resource management, managerial accounting, strategic management, corporate finance, executive leadership, statistical methods, strategic global marketing, and dissertation. But this is a never-ending way to flourish my life. I will apply my expertise to my work to the full of my ability, and make use of all resource and knowledge to company during education and working.
 

Uday Singh, Recon Executive
SIS India, New Delhi, India

 
CREATIVE JURY
 
CHAIR:
Sangsoo ChongProfessor Sangsoo Chong, Department of Advertising & PR
Cheongju University, Seoul, South Korea

Sangsoo Chong is a professor of the Department of Advertising & PR at Cheongju University in Korea. He was Vice President/Executive Creative Director at Ogilvy & Mather Korea until he moved to the university in 2008.
   Sangsoo started his career as a film producer at Oricom, the first ad agency in Korea. It was an easy start for him since he had studied film and drama at the university. He worked for 28 years at agencies as a film-based creative director. He has launched successful campaigns for Kimberly-Clark, Pizza Hut, Unilever, Motorola, KFC, Nestle, LG, Daewoo, and Hyundai.
   Sangsoo has served as a jury member at many awards shows such as New York Festivals, The One Show (Young Ones), AME, and Ad Stars. In recent years, he has been giving local agencies in Korea a helping hand to win more international awards.

COMMITTEE:                            

Seog Bong BaeSeog Bong Bae, Representative
The Stevie Awards, Seoul, Korea  
                              
건국대 재학시 학생기자로 활동했으며 몇 편의 소설을 썼음. 1985년 동화약품을 시작으로 금강기획, 아시아자동차, 팝사인편집장 등을 역임했으며 아직 광고로 밥을 먹고 있음. 스티비어워즈를 포함, 뉴욕페스티벌, 클리오어워즈, 런던국제광고제, 모스크바국제광고제, ADC, YDA 등의 한국대표로 활동하고 있음

 

Chinun BoonroungrutChinun Boonroungrut, Ph.D. Candidate
School of Psychology, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, Hubei, China

A Lectuerer and educational entrepreneur with strong professional academic experiences in various higher education and well known institutes has been accepted as one of successful Ed-franchise entrepreneurs with awards guaranteed by The Ministry of Commerce of Thailand. 

Yew Seng ChiaYew Seng Chia, Business Development Director
DTE Pte Ltd, Singapore, Singapore

Business Development Director of DTE and Wardrobe Trends Fashion Singapore.  He is a seasoned sales veteran, a leader and a strategist with 18 years of working experience.  He is an expert in business development and has a strong business acumen. He has a strong portfolio and a proven sales track record.

 

Charmagne CostonCharmagne Coston, Business & Social Media Consultant
Branch Out Solutions, Austin, Texas, United States

Charmagne Coston is a Motivational Speaker, Best-Selling Author and Owner of Branch Out Solutions - A Business & Social Media Consulting.

 

Noemi Lardizabal-DadoNoemi Lardizabal-Dado, Editor
BlogWatch, Pasig, Metro Manila, Philippines

Noemi is a multi-awarded blogger, social media practitioner, and content strategist for over 10 years.
 

Margaret ManningMargaret Manning, CEO
Adelphi Digital, Singapore, Singapore   
        
Margaret Manning is the CEO and Founder of Adelphi Digital, a U.K. digital consulting company trading mostly in Asia Pacific. It was set up through an MBI of the Singapore and Australia offices of Reading Room, one of the UK’s largest digital agencies.  The company now has offices in Australia, Thailand, and Singapore and works with clients from the USA, the Middle East, and across the Asia Pacific region. Clients range from large multinationals such as Fuji Xerox and BHP Billiton to boutique brands such as Banyan Tree and Anantara. In June 2015, Margaret received an OBE (Order of the British Empire) for her services to export to Singapore and the wider Asia-Pacific region. She remains committed to helping SMEs from any region to expand both nationally and internationally.                             

Leo Nara WirendraLeo Nara Wirendra, Head of Strategy
Edelman Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia 

Edelman's Indonesia head of strategic planning. Experienced in branding, advertising & digital marketing from his past experience as a Strategy Director in Mirum & Account Director in Ogilvy One.

              

Nilanjana SanyalNilanjana Sanyal, Published Author
Entrepreneurial Vision/Innovative Persona (Differently Able), Hyderabad, Andra Pradesh, India
   
I, Ms Nilanjana Sanyal am well-read, a writer (also published from Germany) and a Karma veer Chakra Awardee besides being a former Ambassador to Catherine of Siena Virtual College, Ohio. I believe in responsible global citizenship currently seeking the truth following an arduous life journey. Please see www.ieterna.org ("Authors" section).

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE JURY 

 
CHAIR:
Thierry RegnierThierry Regnier, Vice President of Sales, Asia
Diligent APAC Board Services, Singapore

Thierry Regnier is Diligent’s Vice President of Sales for Asia based in Singapore. In this capacity, Thierry is responsible for the strategic direction and growth of Diligent in the Asia region.
   A veteran IT industry leader, Thierry has over 20 years of experience in the enterprise technology sector and has held senior executive leadership positions for organizations in EMEA and the Asia Pacific region. Prior to joining Diligent, Thierry was with Absolute Software, Dell Software, Hewlett-Packard, and Xerox.
   Educated at the Sorbonne and Sciences Po in France, Thierry holds a Master’s degree in Law and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance. On a personal note, Thierry has lived in Asia for over 10 years with his wife and 3 children.

COMMITTEE:                                                                    

Mandarr Agshikar, General Manager
Ajhinkkya Fze, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Taufik ArmaputraTaufik Aldila Armaputra, Budget Controller
PT PETROKIMIA GRESIK, Gresik, East Java, Indonesia

Taufik A Armaputra is Budget Controller for PT Petrokimia Gresik, the biggest state-owned fertilizer manufacturer in Indonesia. His expertise includes finance, sustainability reporting, and public-policy advocacy. A multiple awards winner for his innovation activities. Currently, he contributes articles for iuventum newsletter and also co-author a book about Food Security.
 

Virgilio Galima, JrVirgilio  Galima, Jr., Email Support
TaskUs, Cavite, Imus, Philippines

Virgilio Galima Jr. is an Email Support Representative in TaskUs Philippines, Virgilio Galima Jr was born in Pasay City, Philippines on May 19, 1987. He graduated from Fiat Lux Academe in Imus, Cavite Philippines, and from the National College of Science and Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy.
 

Joann Hizon, Vice President for Human Resources, Admin & Facilities
SM Investment Corp, Pasay City, Philippines

Shridhar P JoshiShridhar P Joshi, Consultant Advisor
Tata Motors, Pune, Maharashtra, India                                              
Mechanical Engineer, 42 years Industrial Experience with Tata Motors Largest Automobile Company in India. Exposure to manufacturing, quality and service sectors and superannuated as Vice President of the company. Chairman of Metrology Committee India. Management Representative TS16949 Quality Systems. Recipient of many excellence Awards - Stevie Awards USA, ICCSO Australia, Indian Express, IOD Delhi.                

 

Sae Kwon, Vice President-Asia Pacific, Japan & Greater China
Cisco Systems, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia

Lori Van Dyke, Manager Customer Care
Access One, Chicago, Illinois, United States

 

MARKETING & PUBLIC RELATIONS JURY
 
CHAIR:
Doyle YoonDoyle Yoon, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication
The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, USA

Doyle Yoon teaches advertising courses as an associate professor at the Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication, part of the University of Oklahoma. He developed his advertising career in the 1990s while working for Daebang Communications on mainly domestic Korean clients such as Il Yang Pharm. Co. and Changwon Publishing Co., and with international clients such as Nike and Gillette while working at LGAd.
   Doyle’s research interests include brand experience, electronic customer relationship management, native advertising, social media advertising effectiveness, and advertising information processing. His studies on perceived interactivity, brand experience, and relationship building have been published in various advertising and marketing communications journals. He has served as a judge for the Young Stars Competition and also gave a presentation on brand experience in the digital era as a seminar speaker at Ad Star. He has served as a judge for The Young Ones Competition and The International Business Awards for the past four years.
   Doyle has a Ph.D from Missouri School of Journalism. He currently lives in Norman, Oklahoma.

COMMITTEE:                                                

Tania AlvesTania Alves, Director of Brand and Marketing Projects
Mater Group, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

As the Director of Brand and Marketing Projects and having worked at Mater for more than thirteen years, Tania has extensive health care marketing and brand experience. Tania currently leads and manages Mater’s very own branded maternity and baby care retail product range, under the Mater Mothers’ Hospitals brand, which she developed and launched in 2013.  Prior to her position at Mater, Tania was a Senior Advertising Account Manager working with clients across industries such as health, IT and utilities.

Taufik ArmaputraTaufik Aldila Armaputra, Budget Controller
PT PETROKIMIA GRESIK, Gresik, East Java, Indonesia

Taufik A Armaputra is Budget Controller for PT Petrokimia Gresik, the biggest state-owned fertilizer manufacturer in Indonesia. His expertise includes finance, sustainability reporting, and public-policy advocacy. A multiple awards winner for his innovation activities. Currently, he contributes articles for iuventum newsletter and also co-author a book about Food Security.
 

Katrina HillardKatrina Hillard, Business Coach & Speaker
The K.H Group Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Katrina is a leader for women’s entrepreneurial success throughout the world. She is an accomplished business leader that has delivered inspirational speeches to thousands. She has a passion for helping women create a life that they love.

 

 

Lyn KwekLyn Kwek, Marketing Director, Asia Pacific and Latin America
Ipswitch, Singapore, Singapore

A Regional Sales & Marketing professional, a Pilates Instructor and a certified Mediator. I am an entrepreneurial and results-oriented individual with over 15 years of experience in the IT&T industry across Asia Pacific. An MBA graduate from Nanyang Business School (ranked within top 50 in Financial Times Global MBA ranking) specialize in Marketing and Strategy, my motivation lies in being at the forefront of the business to be a key contributor and the ability to plan strategically and execute tactically.

Kim MorganKim Morgan, Managing Director
Maroochy River Resort & Bungalows, Maroohydore, Queensland, Australia   
   
Success is the good fortune that comes from aspiration, desperation, perspiration and inspiration. Awards winners often have a good dose of all of these. I love how awards programs change the way we think about what we are trying to achieve.                      

Joanne PainterJoanne Painter, Managing Director
Icon Agency, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Joanne brings more than 25 years’ experience in journalism, public relations and digital communications. Prior to founding Icon Joanne was an award-winning journalist and media commentator.  As a pioneer of integrated PR in Australia Joanne leads a team of digital and social media experts skilled in designing and executing integrated PR and activation campaigns. She consults on issues and crisis management, brand reputation, corporate communications, brand communications and stakeholder engagement.  Joanne is the Victorian Chairperson of the PRIA Registered Consultancies Group, a member of the Public Relations Institute of Australia and a member of the Australian Marketing Institute. In November 2016, Joanne was appointed a Fellow of the Public Relations Institute of Australia.

Jessica PuchalaJessica Puchala, Director of Digital Media
Association of Zoos & Aquariums, Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Puchala oversees the new digital initiatives, websites and social media accounts of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums. She's an award winning digital strategist who has worked in various industries including television news, crisis management, government and education.
 

Richard StewartRichard Stewart, Business Director, Greater China
VOK DAMS China, Beijing, China

Richard is the Business Director, Greater China of VOK DAMS China, an agency that specializes in live marketing. Based in Beijing, he is a 12-year veteran of the events industry in China. Richard is originally from the U.S., where he spent 10 years in management roles for large enterprises such as Siemens AG and Rite Aid Corporation. He has an MBA from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.
 

Angela TanAngela Tan, Senior Manager, Communications & Partnerships
Burson-Marsteller, Singapore, Singapore
Angela is a seasoned communications professional who has experience in corporate and marketing communications, internal communications, CSR, reputation management and digital media. She is a creative thinker and has created and managed integrated and innovative communications campaigns for companies and clients from Europe, Russia, the US and Asia Pacific. A strategic, highly motivated and proactive professional, Angela has a wide range of experience in financial services, technology, financial technology, real estate, energy and resources industries. 

Rochelle VandenbergheRochelle Vandenberghe, Head of Marketing
FWD Life Insurance Corporation, Taguig, NCR, Philippines

Roche leads a group of creative marketers whose mission is to change the way people feel about insurance. She spearheaded the launch of the brand in the Philippines in 2014 and has contributed to the phenomenal performance of FWD from 29th to 12th place in Total Premium Income after its first two full years of operations, making it one of the country’s fastest growing life insurance company in the country.  

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & NEW PRODUCTS JURY
 
CHAIR:
Scott BarberScott Barber, Director Commercial Strategy, APAC
Travelport, Singapore

As Travelport’s Commercial Director for Strategy, Scott has regional responsibility for the strategic vision for the group, aligning industry advancements with Travelport’s focus. He has been with the group for over eight years, holding a number of key roles across a range of departments, giving him a wealth of knowledge on the operations of both Travelport and its customers.
   Originally from the UK, Scott has been based in APAC for over 10 years, including living in Sydney, and now Singapore. His broader experience includes working in the airline, hospitality, wholesale, and travel industries, which has provided him with a great depth of knowledge across many areas of the travel industry.
 

COMMITTEE:                                                

Ahmed Al Hai, Drilling Services Automation Project Manager
ADCO, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Shadiya BaqutayanShadiya Baqutayan, Senior Lecturer       
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Shadiya is a psychologist who earned a Masters degree from International Islamic University (IIUM) in counseling and clinical psychology, and a PhD from University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) in Psychology (stress Management).  Currently Shadiya is working as a senior lecturer at University Technology Malaysia. She has published more than 60 journal articles and proceedings in counseling, psychology, management, leadership, and public health; with citations of about 55 since 2011. She has received awards from a number of organizations: in 2013 and 2015 from MAKNA the award of best counselor to cancer patients.  She also received from the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran the award for best lecturer to international students, and from UTM the award of best performance (Citra Karisma) 2012.

Margaret ManningMargaret Manning, CEO
Adelphi Digital, Singapore, Singapore   
        
Margaret Manning is the CEO and Founder of Adelphi Digital, a U.K. digital consulting company trading mostly in Asia Pacific. It was set up through an MBI of the Singapore and Australia offices of Reading Room, one of the UK’s largest digital agencies.  The company now has offices in Australia, Thailand, and Singapore and works with clients from the USA, the Middle East, and across the Asia Pacific region. Clients range from large multinationals such as Fuji Xerox and BHP Billiton to boutique brands such as Banyan Tree and Anantara. In June 2015, Margaret received an OBE (Order of the British Empire) for her services to export to Singapore and the wider Asia-Pacific region. She remains committed to helping SMEs from any region to expand both nationally and internationally.     

Monica SikriDr. Monika Sikri, IT Architect
Cisco Systems India Pvt Ltd., Bangalore, Karnataka , India

I have 14 years of industry experience in Information Technology with a focus in Continuous Delivery, Service Oriented Architecture, Middleware Technologies. Research is my passion. I like to explore new technologies with focus on quality delivery to customers. I love to see technology passion translating to real-time impact and adoption.

 

Uday Singh, Recon Executive
SIS India, New Delhi, India   
                                                                        

Arnold WongArnold  Wong, National Treasurer
Australian Computer Society, Wilson, Western Australia, Australia

Arnold Wong is a passionate champion for delivering excellent customer service.  Currently a Fellow of the Australian Computer Society, he serves as National Treasurer on the Management Committee (Board) and the ACS WA Branch Executive Committee. He has also served on numerous Community and Professional Boards.

 

KOREAN-LANGUAGE ENTRIES   

CHAIR:
Sunmi ParkDr. Sun Mi Park, Executive Creative Director & Managing Director
Daehong Communications, Seoul, Korea 
        
Sunmi Park has worked at Daehong Communications since 2000, and is currently Executive Creative Director and Managing Director. She joined Daehong Communications as a copywriter having held similar positions at other advertising agencies such as BBDO Korea.  Sunmi has set herself high performance standards and brings her own unique skillset to the advertising campaigns that she works on.  Recently, she has worked with several start-up companies to develop their interactive digital performance. She also participated as a judge in the 2007 and 2015 New York Festivals International Advertising Awards, and in the 2008 Moscow International Advertising Festivals.  In Korea, she has been a judge for the 2012 Korean International Public Service Advertising Festival, and for the 2014 and 2015 Korea Advertising Awards.  Sunmi received a Creative Achievement award from the New York Festivals in 2009, and was also recognized at the 39th Annual CLIO Awards. She has won several noted awards and prizes in the Korea, including the Grand Prix at the Korea Advertising Awards in 2009, 2015, and 2016.                 

COMMITTEE:                                      

Seog Bong BaeSeog Bong Bae, Representative
The Stevie Awards, Seoul, Korea    

건국대 재학시 학생기자로 활동했으며 몇 편의 소설을 썼음. 1985년 동화약품을 시작으로 금강기획, 아시아자동차, 팝사인편집장 등을 역임했으며 아직 광고로 밥을 먹고 있음. 스티비어워즈를 포함, 뉴욕페스티벌, 클리오어워즈, 런던국제광고제, 모스크바국제광고제, ADC, YDA 등의 한국대표로 활동하고 있음

            

Jin Mu Cho

Jin Mu Cho, Vice President
Korea Business Communicators Association, Seoul, Korea 
    

 

 

             

Sang Pil HanSang Pil Han, Dean, College of Communications and Social Science
Hanyang University, Korea     
 
저는 한양대학교 광고홍보학과 교수입니다.  마케팅전략, 국제광고, 광고매체와 관련된 연구를 하고 있습니다.

 

          

Young Il Hong, Professor, Department of Visual Information Design
Nam Seoul University, Korea    
    

Ji Youn Jeon, Artist
Seoul, Korea  
                

Hung Ki KimHung Ki Kim, President
Korea Business Communicators Association, Seoul, Korea

Cheongju Univ. Professor, Sookmyung Women's Univ. Professor
London International Awards Korea Representative
The Stevie Awards Korea Representative

         

 

Ji Hyun KwakJi Hyun Kwak, CEO
Communication on, Seoul, Korea  
   
PR specialist
 

  

Myung Joo LeeMyung Joo Lee, PR Team Leader
Samyang Holdings, Korea     

저는 삼양그룹 홍보팀에서 근무하고 있습니다. 회사의 좋은 이미지를 외부에 잘 알려 회사 브랜드 가치를 높이는 일입니다. 언론과 사내 임직원과의 커뮤니케이션을 하고, 광고를 통해 회사를 외부 고객에게 알립니다. 이를 통해 회사 인지도를 높여 우리사 제품을 많은 사람들이 구매토록 유도하는 일입니다. 
 

  

Jong Sun ParkJong Sun Park, CEO
BRComm, Seoul, Korea   

1960년 충남 공주에서 출생했으며, 대한생명, 조선맥주를 거쳐서 종합광고회사(주)코래드 매체에서 15년간 근무를 했고 2005년 현재의 피알대행사 비알컴 창업, 오늘에 이름         

 

Ae Kyung Park, Representative Director & Editor
Today Newspaper, Seoul, Korea  
      

Beom Seok SeoBeom Seok Seo, Professor, Department of Advertising & PR
Se-Myung University, Jecheon, Korea

Chairman, Korea Academic Socity for Advertising (2003-2004)
Chairman, Korea Outdoor Advertising Association (2001-2004)
Deputy manager, advertising department, Director, marketing management department, LG chemical Ltd (1981-1990)

 

INDONESIAN-LANGUAGE ENTRIES                                               

Yesi GustetiYesi Gusteti, Lecturer/Dean
Universitas Dharmas Indonesia, Dharmasraya, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia

My name is Yesi Gusteti SE, MSi. I am 40 years old. Now I am a lecture and as a Dean of Economic Faculty at Universitas Dharmas Indonesia. I love reading and organization. i am interested to create a new system to develop people and organization in order to make more happy, strong and effectively. I have been active in many organization since secondary high school until now. I've been a consultan in Regional Development Planning Board and now active as a consultan in small business management programme for goverment. My dreams are build an organization that helps people especially young people to find way of life and give a positive influence for her self / him self and his/her environtment continually.

Leo Nara WirendraLeo Nara Wirendra, Head of Strategy
Edelman Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

Edelman's Indonesia head of strategic planning. Experienced in branding, advertising & digital marketing from his past experience as a Strategy Director in Mirum & Account Director in Ogilvy One.

 

Luke Robinow, Managing Director
REA Kaltim, Jakarta, Indonesia  
 

CHINESE-LANGUAGE ENTRIES                                             

Yew Seng ChiaYew Seng Chia, Business Development Director
DTE Pte Ltd, Singapore, Singapore 
                                    
Business Development Director of DTE and Wardrobe Trends Fashion Singapore.  He is a seasoned sales veteran, a leader and a strategist with 18 years of working experience.  He is an expert in business development and has a strong business acumen. He has a strong portfolio and a proven sales track record.

 

Richard HuRichard Huzhaoyang, Cofounder and General Manager
Fspace China Ltd.,Co., Shanghai, China

Dr. Richard Huzhaoyang,with 20 years working experience in telecom engineering, media, and marketing, is now Cofounder and General Manager of Fspace China Ltd.,Company in Shanghai, China. Richard has run some projects for Volkswagen, Coca-Cola, and Dutch Satellite TV, and has planned and run an apps platform published on the CMAC .  During the Beijing Olympics, Richard contributed to programming for CCTV and Dutch National Television. He has carried out some researches for the video industry through the Global Communication Research Institute. Richard has a Ph.D. degree from Shanghai JiaoTong University. Richard is proficient in the marketing and communicating industries, and serves some international and local brands in China.
 

 

Lyn KwekLyn Kwek, Marketing Director, Asia Pacific and Latin America
Ipswitch, Singapore, Singapore

A Regional Sales & Marketing professional, a Pilates Instructor and a certified Mediator. I am an entrepreneurial and results-oriented individual with over 15 years of experience in the IT&T industry across Asia Pacific. An MBA graduate from Nanyang Business School (ranked within top 50 in Financial Times Global MBA ranking) specialize in Marketing and Strategy, my motivation lies in being at the forefront of the business to be a key contributor and the ability to plan strategically and execute tactically.

Tsang Wing PhangTsang Wing Phang, Senior Assistant Director
State Courts Singapore, Singapore

I am an OD/ OE professional who is passionate about using various business excellence models and frameworks in improving business processes.  I strongly believe that every organisations can benefit a lot by diligently adopting various practices in business excellence framework.
 

Richard StewartRichard Stewart, Business Director, Greater China
VOK DAMS China, Beijing, China

Richard is the Business Director, Greater China of VOK DAMS China, an agency that specializes in live marketing. Based in Beijing, he is a 12-year veteran of the events industry in China. Richard is originally from the U.S., where he spent 10 years in management roles for large enterprises such as Siemens AG and Rite Aid Corporation. He has an MBA from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.
 

Angela TanAngela Tan, Senior Manager, Communications & Partnerships
Burson-Marsteller, Singapore, Singapore
Angela is a seasoned communications professional who has experience in corporate and marketing communications, internal communications, CSR, reputation management and digital media. She is a creative thinker and has created and managed integrated and innovative communications campaigns for companies and clients from Europe, Russia, the US and Asia Pacific. A strategic, highly motivated and proactive professional, Angela has a wide range of experience in financial services, technology, financial technology, real estate, energy and resources industries.                                                                   

Arnold WongArnold Wong, National Treasurer
Australian Computer Society, Wilson, Western Australia, Australia

Arnold Wong is a passionate champion for delivering excellent customer service.  Currently a Fellow of the Australian Computer Society, he serves as National Treasurer on the Management Committee (Board) and the ACS WA Branch Executive Committee. He has also served on numerous Community and Professional Boards.