2013 Kam Fan Awards - Media Judges

List of Judges: Creative & Digital

Maggie Choi
Media Jury Chairman
Non-Executive Chairman
Touchmedia Hong Kong Ltd.

Maggie is one of the most famous figures on the media scene in Hong Kong and Asia wide, with more than 25 years of experience across advertising agencies and media owners. Before joining Touchmedia as Managing Director for Hong Kong and for the International team in 2010, she was the only Asian leading one of the top 3 international media agencies networks when she was CEO Asia Pacific for OMD. Before OMD where Maggie spent 12 years building the new media network in Asia into a top 3 agency, Maggie helped found Zenith-Optimedia in Hong Kong, was a former chair of the HK4As Media Subcommittee and, was named by Adage as one of the three 'Media Innovators' worldwide. She was also voted by the industry as one of the ten 'Most Influential Media Professionals' of the last decade.

Apart from her agency management track records, Maggie was also well-known for her creative reputation, having led a no of award-winning campaigns demonstrating outstanding media creativity.

Julien Devaureix
Head of Media & Digital Marketing Asia Pacific
Burberry Asia Ltd.

Julien Devaureix is the head of media, advertising and digital marketing for Asia Pacific, Burberry Asia.

Prior to joining Burberry, he was regional account director at ZenithOptimedia and Digitas Hong Kong since 2010 after transferring from Digitas in Paris.

Jim Goh

Jim comes with 30 years of branding, marketing and advertising experience in Asia Pacific. He is an entrepreneur at heart and set up Briq in 2010 as a fully integrated communications agency in Singapore. In less than 4 years, Briq has an impressive list of local as well as MNC blue chips clients, and won industry awards for its work, as well as Agency of the Year - The Next Big Thing, in 2010 by Marketing.

Jim was one of the pioneers at OMD in Asia Pacific. He spent 10 years with Omnicom Media Group as Regional Managing Director in SEA and Executive Director of Business Development, Omnicom Media Group Asia Pacific. During this period he established more than 15 companies and offices across Asia Pacific for the group. He has also founded another agency in 2003, MediaWise in Singapore which was later re-branded PHD in 2005 across Asia Pacific.

Prior to joining the advertising industry, Jim worked for Novartis, Gillette, The Boots Company (Far East), Chocolate Products and LVMH-Diageo in the positions of sales, marketing, branding, product management, and company management.

Jim is a reputed individual who has built successful businesses, brands and companies; a strategist; and a visionary leader. And, he has won and led many creative and industry awards across Asia Pacific in his advertising career including CEO of The Year 2007 by Marketing.

Over the years, Jim has built a name in the communication industry and is a well sought after speaker. He is also a regular judge in the media industry in Asia and was one of the judges in the prestigious Cannes Lions in 2006. Jim was also a columnist under GohTime in Marketing Magazine.

Kam Fan Message: “I hope to be able to see strategic articulation of media communication ideas that meets the brands'/campaign's objectives.”

Raymond Ho
The Hong Kong Advertisers Association

Raymond was a veteran in fast moving consumer goods before he joined Hutchison Global Communications in 2003. Since then, he has been made responsible for different key roles within Hutchison Telecommunications, including mobile and fixed line branding, marketing communications, content marketing, and partnership management. Innovative, and award- winning fixed-mobile cross platform services on smartphones and tablets such as 3 e-books, 3 movies, KKBOX music, Weibo & Facebook alerts, broadband entertainment on TVs and android boxes are amongst the many which splashed the territory with wide attention in the last years. Raymond is now the Consumer Market Director– Fixed Business within the group.

Raymond is also currently the Chairman of the Hong Kong Advertisers Association, Chairman of the HK Audit Bureau of Circulations, and Vice-Chairman of the Hong Kong Association of Interactive Marketing.

Alice Lam
The Planner

Alice is a veteran marketer. In her 30 years of integrated marketing communication experience, she's led Media Agencies in leading global advertising groups including the WPP, the Optimedia Group, the Interpublic Group, the Omnicom Group, and the Dentsu Inc. She’s skilled in re-engineering operational structures, building and maintaining a culture, establish winning business strategies, and creating new strategic products. Her last Agency role was Managing Partner with Media Palette of Dentsu Inc, where a coupon entertainment mobile app idea, iButterfly, was brought to life not only in HK, but across the globe.

With this background, Alice developed a wide network of expert friends from different industries and became entrepreneurial in her philosophy. She took a 180 degree change, and started her own business in the Wedding Industry.

Starting The Planner is Alice's gift to herself. She wishes to take all that she's learned in her past life to build an equally successful career in the wedding industry. She's determined to perfect the Planner's service and product offerings to bring ever more value to the happy couples.

Kam Fan Message: “Crispy, to the point, bold and clear logic in how and why you have brought tangible value to the brand.”

Raymond is also currently the Chairman of the Hong Kong Advertisers Association, Chairman of the HK Audit Bureau of Circulations, and Vice-Chairman of the Hong Kong Association of Interactive Marketing.

Ivy Wong
Founder & CEO

Ivy Wong was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Next Mobile Limited in September 2011. With the core responsibilities to oversee the company’s overall mobile strategy and grow the overall digital advertising business, she has growth Next Media’s digital business by over 60% in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

Before Next Media, Ivy was Chief Operating Officer of TVB.com Limited since November 2007. In a short three years, she successfully turned TVB.com from a simple information website into a powerhouse streaming video portal which ranked No. 1 entertainment portal in Hong Kong. Before TVB.com, Ivy was the Head of Media Sales of Yahoo! Hong Kong.

Ivy holds a Bachelor Degree in Commerce from the University of Toronto, Canada, majoring in International Economics and Marketing.

Mike Wong
Advisor and Part-time Lecturer
Master of Social Science program in Advertising
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Mike Wong is Advisor and Part-time Lecturer on the Master of Social Science program in Advertising, Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is currently developing a design and fashion jewellery brand in China. Prior to that, Mike was the Greater China Marketing Director of Diageo, the world’s leading premium drinks company, Managing Partner of Eight Partnership and also North Asia Head of Planning of Bates Asia. Before moving to Shanghai, Mike was the Chairman of the Hong Kong 4As, Hong Kong Managing Director and Greater China Vice President of McCann-Erickson, Managing Director of Ogilvy & Mather Advertising Hong Kong, and Head of Planning of J Walter Thompson Hong Kong.

Kam Fan Message: “I am looking for ideas with strength, relevance and freshness.”