NYF’s 2020 AME Awards Announces Prominent Latin America Jury

New York Festivals® 2020 AME Awards® for the World’s Best Advertising and Marketing Effectiveness™ has announced the 2020 AME Latin America Grand Jury.

New York, NY | November 07, 2019

New York, NY – November 7, 2019: New York Festivals® 2020 AME Awards®  for the World’s Best Advertising and Marketing Effectiveness™ has announced the 2020 AME Latin America Grand Jury.

AME’s powerhouse jury of prominent international advertising and brand executives emanate from 5 regions around the globe and feature 100+ jurors to date representing 36 countries on 6 continents.

The 2020 Grand Jury represents some of the world’s most creative and strategic minds in advertising, marketing communications and brand building. Their high standard of excellence ensures that AME’s 26-year legacy is upheld and respected globally both by winners and industry reports measuring creative distinction.

The 2020 AME Latin America Grand Jury is comprised of respected leaders who are at the helm of cutting-edge organizations from Argentina to Mexico. Each of them has extensive industry experience and has been recognized for exceptional achievement within their field.  

“I’m thrilled that these impressive leaders are sharing their industry experience on the AME Awards Grand Jury,” said Gayle Mandel, Executive Director of New York Festivals AME Awards. “These esteemed leaders reflect the diverse range of talent in today’s advertising, marketing and communications space, their vast experience provides entrants with a jury that is well versed in both regional and global creative talent.”

2020 AME Latin America Grand Jury


Gabriel Huici, Chief Creative Officer - Don
Santiago Olivera, President & CEO - VMLY&R Buenos Aires

Walter Onorato, Partner & Chief Creative Officer - Almacén
Marcelo Romeo, Marketing, Communications & Press - Manager Newsan Grupo
Florencia Sassone, Head of Outreach & Awareness - Cabify


Priscilla Ceruti, General Strategy Director/Head, MamaLab LATAM - Dentsu Brasil
Agatha Kim, Executive Strategy Director - BETC\Havas
Luís Claudio Salvestroni, Creative Director – Z +Havas


Carolina Pinheiro, Founder & CEO - Inbrax


Rodrigo Tarquino, Chief Creative Officer - DDB Colombia


Juan Pablo Camargo, Chief Strategy Officer - Leo Burnett Mexico

AME’s award-winning Grand Jury is recruited from 5 global regions (Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa, North America and Latin America). These industry experts thoughtfully review all entries with global knowledge and perspective from the industry with attention to cultural and economic relevance through three rounds of judging.

The results of the 2020 Grand Jury sessions will be included in the annual AME Report, an industry report that honors and provides rankings for agencies and brands. To view the 2019 AME Report visit: AME Report.

The first deadline to enter the 2020 AME Awards competition is December 15, 2019. Competition details and additional information can be found on the AME website: HERE. To enter please visit HERE.

About the AME Awards® for Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness™: Founded in 1994, the AME Awards honors international work that demonstrates ground-breaking solutions to challenging marketing problems. To earn a coveted AME® Award, an entry must exhibit specific marketing goals and objectives accomplished through creative execution and strategic planning. Entries are judged by an international panel of top interactive and multidisciplinary marketers, media planners, strategy directors, social media experts, and creative directors.

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