PRWeek Awards 2016: The judges

Judges for the PRWeek Awards 2016 included some of the most influential agency and in-house comms figures in the industry. See below for the full list.

PRWeek Awards 2016: The judges

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Simon Amster
Creative content director, TVC

Amanda Andrews
Head of comms strategy and research, Vodafone

Heather Baker
CEO, TopLine Comms

Tom Barker
Head of digital, National Trust

Anna Bartle
Vice-president corporate comms, The Este´e Lauder Companies UK & Ireland

Neil Bayley
Corporate director and head of operations, Good Relations

Brian Beech
MD, Havas

Drew Benvie
Founder, Battenhall

James Bethell
Director, Westbourne Communications

Mike Birtwistle
Founding partner, Incisive Health

Andrew Bloch
Founder, Frank PR

Paul Brady
PR manager, womenswear, Adidas

Russ Brady
Head of group public relations, The Co-operative Group

Matt Bright
MD, Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Bobby Brittain
Former marketing director, Coca-Cola Great Britain

Frances Browning
Head of brand PR and social media, Direct Line Group

Ben Caspersz
Founder and MD, Claremont

Laura Coller
Head of sport-lifestyle, M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment

Alexis Dalrymple
Head of media, Dynamo PR

Gavin Davis
Outgoing MD, Bell Pottinger

Lisa Day
Head of marketing and comms planning, Diabetes UK

Nicola Dodd
Deputy managing director, Kaper

Daniel Dodd
Director of comms and content, National Trust

Jim Donaldson
President and CEO, FleishmanHillard

Oliver Druttman
Associate director, Red Consultancy

Jonathan Flint
MD, Citigate Dewe Rogerson

Andy Francis
Director, Performance Communications

David Fraser
MD, Ready10

Rachel Friend
UK MD, Weber Shandwick

PRWeek Awards judges
PRWeek Awards judges

Jessica Frost
Director, Blue Rubicon

Roberta Fuke
CEO, Speed Communications

Ryan Gawn
Head of international comms, ActionAid

Shavaun Glen
Chief comms officer, Motor Insurers’ Bureau

David Gold
Head of public affairs, Royal Mail Group

Amy Grantham
Comms director, Wireless Group

Nicola Green
UK director of comms and reputation, O2 (Telefónica UK)

Chas Hallett
Head of brand comms, Jaguar Land Rover

Lyndsay Haywood
Director, Lansons

Bibi Hilton
MD, Golin

Jo Hindley
Head of media and PR, NSPCC

Amy Holland
Product and brand PR manager, Sky

Julia Hutton-Potts
Director of comms, eBay Marketplaces

Alan Hyde
Head of comms, South West Water

Warren Johnson
Founder and CEO, W

Bryce Keane
Founder and managing partner, Albion Drive

Elly Kestenbaum
Director, Tin Man

Anna Knowles
Head of UK PR and corporate affairs, easyJet

Oliver Lane Associate
Director, Political Lobbying & Media Relations (PLMR)

Scott Learmouth
Managing director, Teamspirit

Jason MacKenzie
Managing director, Liquid

Marshall Manson
UK CEO, Ogilvy

Kate McDougle
Marketing and business development director, MHP Communications

PRWeek Awards judges
PRWeek Awards judges

Andrew McGuinness
CEO, Freuds

Sandra McLaughlin
Associate director PR,

Laura Moss
Associate director, The PR Office

Jonathan Nott
Executive creative director, Citizen Relations

Laura O’Connell
Managing partner, Instinctif Partners

Rachel O’Reilly
Head of corporate comms, Kuoni

Alan Oliver
Head of external affairs, Nationwide Building Society

Jo Patterson
Head of strategic planning, Porter Novelli

Oliver Pauley
UK MD, Portland

Gemma Pears
Co-founder, Alfred

Chris Pharo
Chief operations officer, 72Point

Tom Pilla
PR director, Microsoft

Mark Pinnes
Deputy MD, Flagship Consulting

Marie Louise Pumfrey
Creative director and joint managing director, Bright Light PR

Lisa Quinn
Director of comms, Hearst Magazines UK

Lynda Redington
Founder and joint managing director, Another Word Communications

Kimberly Santiago
Director, Red Door Unlimited; acting head, Liberation Unlimited

Sarah Scholefield
CEO, Grayling

Richard Scott
Executive director, corporate affairs, Virgin Trains

Helen Searle
Managing director, corporate, Cohn & Wolfe

Surinder Sian
Global PR advisor, Linklaters LLP

Joe Sinclair
Founder and creative director, The Romans

Patrick Southwell
Director of strategy, Berkeley PR

Louie St Claire
Managing director, Harvard

Lucy Swan
Creative director, Clarion

Abigail Tye
Head of PR, Sky

Joshua Van Raalte
Founder and CEO, Brazil

David Vindel
Managing director, European technology, Ketchum

Andrew Warner
Vice-president of marketing, Monster

Rikki Weir
Board director, Cirkle

Nan Williams
CEO, Four Communications

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