Honourable Achievement Award
Meet the Judges
Basil Antonas – Chief, Bongo Branding, Australia
With over 20 years’ agency experience Basil has worked across Asia and Australia, with brands including Mercedes, Colgate Palmolive, Citibank, Shell, Tiger Beer, Singapore Airlines, Toyota, Yamaha, and Sony. In 2005 he co-founded Brandcourage in Singapore, then in 2014 he returned to Perth, Western Australia where he successfully launched Bongo Branding.
Bruno Jauernig - Vice President, Marketing Planning TD Insurance & Strategic Initiatives, Canada
Bruno’s marketing career spans over 20+ years, having worked for TD Canada Trust, Disney Parks, The Walt Disney Company and Kimberly-Clark. His focus is marketing strategy, and a relentless focus on the customer.
Patrick Low - Founder / Creative Partner of Goodfellas, Singapore
Patrick is an advertising veteran, whose career spans 37 years. After a 22-year stint at Y&R Singapore, in 2009 he founded Goodfellas, a boutique agency.
Stephanie Aarons - Artist, Spain
Leaving art school with a degree in painting and printmaking, Steph joined the marketing department of British Airways, and as Design Manager, her influence could be found from the aircraft’s exterior graphics to the first class cabin interior, marketing communications, airport signage, and beyond. She has now returned to her true passion and works as a successful artist in southern Spain. Her big, bold contemporary paintings can be found in art collections worldwide.
Susan Tham – Retired, Canada
Susan’s career started in Toronto at the well know advertising agency, Leo Burnett, and took her across the world to Singapore to work for Citigroup followed by OCBC as a VP of Marketing. Having recently made the choice to return to Canada with her family she is enjoying early retirement.