Grey's Rohit Malkani & Bhavesh Kosambia on New York Festival 2011's Jury
Rohit says, "New York Festivals is one of the most prestigious advertising shows and being selected for the Jury is a huge honour. I am looking forward to a hectic but stimulating round of judging'
This year, each juror will be assigned to 10-person online panels, which will start at different times throughout the online judging process. Each juror will be using a special password and an email address, to access the entries to be judged. Only 7 days will be given to complete the online judging session and between 10 to 12 hours to complete a session.
Kosambia excitedly says, "To be on board as Grand Jury for New York festival design category is undoubtedly an honor, and I am very excited about it. According to me a good design is a medium in itself to communicate and you don't need to know any particular language to understand or appreciate it, It is going to be tough to chose to a few from thousands around the world but I am sure it is an experience by itself, I am really looking forward for it".
The Jury has some of the greatest names from the advertising this will be the largest gathering of 300+ Grand Jury members, comprised of Chief Creative Officers, Executive Creative Directors, Creative Directors, Executive Producers, Film Directors and Designers, representing over 55 countries.
The awards ceremony and conferences will be held on Thursday, May 5th, in the New York City.