Carat lead nominations for DCM Awards
Carat and Amplifi lead among the agencies and brands up for contention in the third annual Digital Cinema Media Awards.
The competition, run by Digital Cinema Media in partnership with Campaign, aims to honour and celebrate the best campaigns aired on the big screen by the ad industry over the past year.
Media agency Carat UK and Amplifi, Dentsu Aegis Network's media investment arm, have been shortlisted nine times: the agencies were shortlisted twice each for campaigns on behalf of Arla, Microsoft Xbox, and Vauxhall, with one nomination each for adidas, British Airways, and Diageo brand Baileys.
Judges will meet in early September to pick the winners, who will be announced at a red-carpet awards ceremony on 27 September at The Ham Yard Hotel in London.
The 2017 judging panel -chaired by Claire Beale, Campaign’s global editor-in-chief- includes: Anna Carpen, executive creative director, 18 Feet & Rising; Bridget Angear, joint chief strategy officer, Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO; Dan Clays, chief executive, OMD; Davina Barker, sales director, Digital Cinema Media; Gabrielle Bell, former chief strategy officer, M&C Saatchi London; Grant Millar, chief client officer, Zenith; Henry Daglish, founder, Bountiful Cow; Jem Lloyd-Williams, managing director, Vizeum; Karen Stacey, chief executive, Digital Cinema Media; Nick Baughan, chief executive, Maxus UK; Paul Davies, consumer marketing director, Microsoft; Rachel Forde, chief executive, MediaVest; and Rick Hirst, chief executive, Carat UK.
This article first appeared on CampaignLive on 28/08/17.