The WARC Media Awards are a comprehensive set of awards with a $40,000 prize fund that rewards pioneering communications planning which has made a positive impact on business results for brands around the world.

PHD UAE’s senior director of digital planning & data, Charli Ursell, joins the judging panel for the Best Use of Data category. The Data panel is being chaired for a second year by Nicole Kane, Director, Global Media at McDonald’s Corporation, where she oversees global partnerships, accountability, and agency relationships.

Joining Ursell and Kane on the Data panel are executives from Spotify, Booking.com, Telegraph Media Group, MullenLowe Mediahub, BBH London, Colenso BBDO, Unruly, Ehrenberg-Bass Institute, Accenture Interactive Operations, and Ebiquity.

Full details of all judges can be read on the Awards website.

The other categories at the WARC Media Awards are Effective Use of Tech, Effective Channel Integration and Effective Use of Partnerships and Sponsorships.

Entry to the Awards is free and further details, including entry kit and entry form, can be found on the WARC Media Awards website. The deadline for entries is Wednesday 19 September.

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