Judges

Meet The Judges

Alison Williams

Alison WilliamsHead of Events, L'Oreal

I have over 20 years experience an am currently in a senior events strategic management and delivery role for this large blue chip multinational compa...

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Andy Dougan

Andy DouganHead of Experiential and Growth, Geometry Global UK

Andy Dougan’s twenty year career in marketing communications began in 1996 when he realised that being a member of a touring rock band, was like...

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Ben Hack

Ben HackManaging Partner, Sunshine X

Ben is Managing Partner of Sunshine X, a next-generation experience company that partners with brand owners and entertainment companies. He leads ...

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Ben Lock

Ben LockBusiness Director, Closer

Ben is a passionate and experienced Business Director with a career of over 15 years working in the integrated and experiential industries. Responsibl...

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Daniel Underwood

Daniel UnderwoodBrand lead for Sponsorships and Partnerships, Vodafone

A leading brand experience and sponsorship professional with client and agency side experience. Dan is the brand manager for all sponsorship and partn...

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Greg Lawson

Greg LawsonSmart Group, CEO

Greg Lawson is CEO of Smart Group, a dynamic collection of hospitality and event management businesses consisting of Smart Christmas Parties, ...

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Hayley Lawrence

Hayley LawrenceManaging Director, Brand & Deliver

Hayley Lawrence is Managing Director of award winning full-service marketing agency, Brand & Deliver. She is responsible for overseeing the compan...

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James Herring

James HerringManaging Director, Taylor Herring

James co-founded Taylor Herring, an award-winning creative communications agency that specialises in disruptive marketing for consumer brands. ...

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James Wallingford

James WallingfordDirector, Exposure

I run Exposure X, the brand experience offering from Exposure group, our mission is to build & deliver meaningful strategically led experienti...

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Jenni Eley

Jenni EleyHead of ITV Events, ITV

Jenni Eley, Head of Events at ITV, has 15 years experience in corporate events, working for a variety of industries including broadcast me...

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Kenny Hyslop

Kenny HyslopHead of Marketing, Pernod Ricard

Kenny has worked for Pernod Ricard UK for almost 12 years, having previously held roles in events and marketing at Bacardi Martini UK and Ministry...

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Kia Hanly

Kia HanlyCorporate Events Director, Quintessentially & Co.

Kia takes great personal pride in bringing brands to life through live experiences and events. A goal-orientated, commercial and creative Even...

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Mark Stringer

Mark StringerFounder & CEO, PrettyGreen

Mark Stringer is the Founder and CEO of PrettyGreen, the award winning entertainment, sports and well being agency that drives brand fame thro...

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Martina Berlin

Martina BerlinSenior Event Manage, Pandora

Martina started her event management career as Production Assistant at Quintessentially Events before working her way up to become one of the company...

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Melissa Noakes

Melissa NoakesHead of Events and Divisional Sponsorship, Santander

A driven marketer with international experience in B2B and B2C marketing, specialising in experiential communications. A passion for building expe...

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Meriam Alnaman

Meriam AlnamanSenior Marketing Manager, Kopparberg

Meriam Alnaman has over 12 years’ experience in experiential marketing, delivering many campaigns including the highly successful Kopparberg Urb...

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Michael Boaler

Michael BoalerSenior Brand Manager, Jack Daniels

Michael has worked at Jack Daniel's since 2010 and has been responsible for the brands Music programmes since then. He is behind the creation of J...

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Mike Kettles

Mike KettlesExecutive Creative Director, Momentum UK

Appointed as Momentum UK's ECD in February 2016, Mike leads a 40-strong Creative team split across the London and Manchester offices. Momentum...

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Owen Laverty

Owen LavertyHead of Fanatic

Owen Laverty joined Ear to the Ground 5 years ago, having completing a masters in marketing management. Focused on delivering strategic solutio...

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Patrick Hammond

Patrick HammondFounder and Director, Hot Pickle

Patrick Hammond is a founder of Hot Pickle, an award winning Brand Experience agency. Hot Pickle works with clients such as Magnum, Ben and J...

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Rose Ellis

Rose EllisEvent Team Leader, EMEA Associate Director, Marketing & Communications Cushman & Wakefield

Rose currently manages the EMEA Events Team for Cushman & Wakefield, a leading Global Real Estate Services provider. This diverse role invo...

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Sam Moqbel

Sam MoqbelManaging Director, MARS Events

Sam Moqbel is Managing Director of experiential marketing agency, MARS Events. With over 16 years in the industry, Sam creates events in mu...

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Sarah-Jane Benham

Sarah-Jane BenhamManaging Director, Kru Live

Sarah-Jane is Managing Director of Kru Live, the award winning staffing and entertainment agency. She first joined Kru Live in 2010 working as a b...

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Sharon Richey

Sharon RicheyFounder and CEO, BEcause

Sharon Richey is Founder and CEO at BEcause, a global group of integrated experiential marketing agencies that is devoted to building brand love t...

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Victoria Archbold

Victoria ArchboldDirector of Events & Sponsorship, Hearst Live

Victoria Archbold was appointed Director of Events and Sponsorship at Hearst Live in June 2015. She oversees the events division of Hearst Magazines U...

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Will Mould

Will MouldManaging Director, XYZ

Educated at London University, Will began his career in PR and events helping to launch Windows 95 and Nintendo 65. Will Co-founded Slice in the l...

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Yasmin Arrigo

Yasmin ArrigoHead of Audience Engagement, Campaign - Haymarket

Yasmin Arrigo is Head of Audience Engagement at Campaign, working with the digital, social media and video teams at Haymarket Media Group. Pri...

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