The Finalist Teams will pitch their ideas to a jury panel including representatives from The Project Solution and members of the 2015 New York Festivals World’s Best AdvertisingSM Executive Jury.

The panel will evaluate each Finalist Team based on the following criteria:

  • Relevance to and understanding of The Project Solution brand and mission
  • A clear demonstration of campaign goals and strategy
  • Adherence to the brief, including scope and budgets
  • Creative idea

Additional considerations for their presentation performance will be made to determine the Grand Winning Team.

2015 60-Second Spot Challenge Jury

Tara Bracco
The Project Solution
New York, New York
Vida Cornelious
EVP, Chief Creative Officer
Walton Isaacson
USA
Joe Gonzalez
The Project Solution
New York, New York
Gaston Legorburu
Worldwide Chief Creative Officer
SapientNitro
USA

2014 Pitch Challenge Jury

We thank these industry leaders for committing their valuable time to our inaugural Torch Awards competition.

Rodger Beekman
Chief Creative Officer
Havas Worldwide
Amsterdam
Jack Bookbinder
Co-Founder
Road Recovery
Gene Bowen
Founder
Road Recovery
Polly Chu
Chief Creative Officer
JWT Beijing
China
Merlee Cruz-Jayme
Chairman & Chief Creative Officer
DM9 Jayme Syfu
Philippines
Wright Ferguson, Jr.
President
AdForum
USA
Pancho González
Chief Creative Officer & Co Founder
Inbrax
Chile