Japan/Korea Account Person of the Year 

Open to professionals with 8-10 years of account servicing experience.
The award recognizes professionals responsible for the account management who have displayed the most innovation, skills, and enthusiasm in bringing the benefits of advertising to their clients’ businesses resulting in the development of solid business relationships. Nominees within the capacity of Managing Directors and or CEO role are not eligible.

Japan/Korea Agency Growth Leader of the Year [NEW]

This award recognises individuals working in a C-Suite leadership position who have done the most to advance their agency’s or network’s commercial growth.

Japan/Korea Agency Head of the Year 

This award recognizes the heads of agencies nationally who have individually done the most to advance their agency/network in the industry.

Japan/Korea Channel/Engagement Planner of the Year 

This award is for the planning professionals who have made the biggest impact on their clients’ businesses through the development of innovative customer engagement strategies; the creative and effective use of media channels; and the creation, use, and leverage of digital and social programs/platforms.

Japan/Korea Corporate Communications/Marketing Team of the Year 

This award is open to the agency’s corporate communications/marketing team which recognising success in addressing issues related to management, corporate communications, reputation, brand-building, campaign execution, and media relations within their own agency.

Japan/Korea Creative Leader of the Year [NEW]

This award recognizes top-level creative leaders with over 10 years of experience (Group Creative Directors/Executive Creative Directors/Chief Creative Officers or above) who have produced the best work for an individual office (or multiple offices in the same region) during the review period and have not only set the standard for creative excellence but have also raised the bar. The nominee will have demonstrated outstanding creative leadership in building and nurturing creativity across the creative team and the agency.

Japan/Korea New Business Development Person/Team of the Year 

This award is for the new business development person/team that has proven to have built and developed a new account or grown the business and expanded the services of an established client relationship.

Japan/Korea Producer of the Year

This award is open to professionals who have brought out innovative insights with strategies throughout their work managing creative campaigns to drive and meet business objectives.

Japan/Korea Strategic/Brand Planner of the Year 

This award is for the planning professionals who have made the biggest impact on the client’s business through the development of breakthrough consumer strategies, brand, and communications strategies, as well as innovation and commercial strategy development.

Japan/Korea Young Achiever of the Year 

Open to professionals with 5-7 years of professional experience.
This award recognizes the individual’s achievements, creativity, and innovation with results, as well as the nominee’s ability and willingness to extend their range of skills.

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Zamir Khan

Director of Awards & Training Events, Asia

Kaling Man

Head of Awards & Training Events

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Richard Fahy

Commercial Director, Campaign Asia-Pacific