PHD Sydney Head of Digital, Amelia Ward, has joined the Best Use of Data jury at this year’s WARC Media Awards.

The WARC Media Awards is a case study competition that examines the insight, strategy and analytics that power effective media investment, with the Best Use of Data category recognising the role of data in an effective communications strategy.

Ward joins the 14-strong jury panel of client-side and agency-side senior industry professionals. Full biographies for all Best Use of Data jurors are available here.

The winners of the Grand Prix and Special Awards across all four categories – Best Use of Data, Effective Channel Integration, Effective Use of Tech, and Effective Use of Partnerships & Sponsorships – will share a prize fund of $40,000.

Special Awards in the Best Use of Data category are the Personalisation Award, the Attribution Award and the Data-Driven Insight Award.