Pentawards 2012 Announces its Jury


Posted on January 19, 2012 @ 10:13 am



The 6th edition of the Pentawards 2012, the annual world competition devoted to packaging design, will be judged by an international jury (Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific) composed of eminent marketing specialists and designers.

The 2012 Pentawards Jury includes:
• Gerard Caron (president of the jury) - Admirable Design - Paris - France
• Mark Cowan - Cowan Group - Melbourne - Australia
• Raf De Geyter - Procter & Gamble European HQ - Brussels - Belgium
• Dan Dittmar - Bic Corporation - Shelton, CT - USA
• André Hindersson - Silver - Stockholm - Sweden
• Brian Houck - The Dial Corporation (Henkel) - Scottsdale, AZ - USA
• Yoshio Kato - Suntory - Tokyo - Japan
• Ku, Kyo-Woo - Aekyung Design Center - Seoul - South Korea
• Chris Plewes - Davis Design - Toronto - Canada
• Christophe Pradère - BETC Design - Paris - France
• Jonathan Sands - Elmwood - London - UK
• Graham Shearsby - Design Bridge - London - UK
• Yuan Zong Lei - Jahwa Group - Shanghai - P.R. China

This year, the Pentawards are also opening up to packaging concepts. Registration will be held in two different periods. The Pentawards "Concept" will be open for online registration from 6 February to 2 March 2012. The Pentawards "Classic" will be open for online registration from 2 April to 11 May 2012. The 6th official Pentawards Ceremony will be held in Paris. For more information and registration www.pentawards.org (accessible in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Russian, Japanese and Chinese.)