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Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has announced the first names of the 2019 Cannes Lions Juries, chosen to award the best creative work from across the globe.

The jury members represent the broad spectrum of disciplines across the creative communications industry with a wide range of creative agencies, brands, media owners and production companies included.

Cannes Lions MD Simon Cook said: “Our juries are selected to represent a diverse and global mix of the most established industry talent.

“Our juries play a fundamental role in defining the global benchmark for creativity. They lend their world class talent to ensure that the standard of work that is celebrated on the global stage continues to raise the bar for the entire industry.”

The 27 different Lions are organised into nine tracks: craft, communication, experience, reach, impact, good, innovation, health and entertainment to reflect the core disciplines that underpin and define the global branded communications industry, and streamline the festival experience across the awards and content programme.

The first jury line-ups include creative data lions, creative strategy lions, design lions, entertainment lions for music, entertainment lions for sport, film craft lions, glass: the lion for change, health & wellness lions, innovation lions, mobile lions, outdoor lions, print & publishing lions, radio & audio lions and the remaining juries will be announced shortly.

MullenLowe Group representatives on the 2019 Cannes Lions jury include:

Radio & Audio Lions Jury
Jury President – Jose Miguel Sokoloff, Global President and Creative Council and Chief Creative Officer UK, MullenLowe London

Innovation Lions Jury
Francisco Samper, President, MullenLowe Group Latin America & Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, MullenLowe SSP3
Zélia Sakhi, Chief Experience Officer, MullenLowe Group Japan

See the rest of the jury members here