Judges 2011

Media leaders from every continent and from 23 countries have volunteered to act as independent judges for this year’s international media excellence awards.  They are: Daniel Adams, Head of International Content, Dailymotion, France Nashwa Al Ruwaini, CEO, Pyramedia, UAE Salim Amin, Chairman, A24Media, Kenya David Astley, Executive Chairman, Asia-Pacific MediaAlliancefor Social Awareness, Singapore Nigel Baker, VP Business Operations EMEA and Asia, APTN, UK Wayne Borg, Deputy CEO and COO, twofour54, UAE Julian Clover, Editorial Director, Broadband TVNews, UK Eugen Cojocariu, Director, Radio Romania International, Romania Helle Dale, Senior Fellow for Public Diplomacy, The Heritage Foundation, USA David Dufresne, Writer/Director, DufLab, Canada Hosam El Sokkari, Head of Audience, Yahoo! Middle East, UAE Mark Errington, CEO,OASYS,UK Adelheid Feilcke-Tiemann, Director International Relations, Deutsche Welle, Germany Monica Fritz, Producer/Director, 6 news, Turkey Angela Fung, Deputy Head,Phoenix Chinese Channel,Phoenix Satellite TV, Hong Kong ReginaGoh, Executive Editor, ChannelNewsAsia,Singapore Peter Goldstein, Director of Communications, InterMedia,USA Mohamed Ali Harrath, CEO, IslamChannel,UK Mondher Kalai, Commissioning Executive, JCC,Qatar Kim Hyuk-dong, Deputy Director, KBS World Radio,Korea François Laborie, Chief Commercial Officer,Vizrt,Norway Paulo Markun, Consultant, TV Escola, Brazil Chris Maroleng, Africa Editor, e.tv,South Africa Michael McCluskey, CEO, ABC RadioAustralia,Australia Marcus Metzner, Head of Marketing Services & Communication, arvato systems GmbH,Germany Olivier de Montchenu, Commercial & Marketing Director,Euronews,France Dick van Motman, President & CEO, DDB Greater China Group, P.R.China Alexey Nikolov, Deputy Editor in Chief, RTChannel,Russia Ian O’Reilly, Producer/Director, BBC News –TV,UK Mr. Nader Sh. Rad, Director Programmes Department, Press TV, Iran Julia Ragona, Chief Broadcast Operations Officer, RFE/RL, Czech Republic Dick Rempt, CEO, TalentsMedia, TheNetherlands Paul Robinson, MD,KidsCo,UK Philippe Rouxel, VP Worldwide Distribution, France24 Karim Sarkis, Executive Director of Broadcast, Abu Dhabi Media Company, UAE Vatche Sarkisian, Director of Research and Program Review, Middle East Broadcasting Networks,USA Danny Schechter, Executive Producer,Globalvision,USA Simon Spanswick, CEO,AIB,UK Fedor Strizhkov, CEO, Russian Travel Guide TV,Russia David Treadway, Managing Director, WRN Broadcast,UK Jeff Trimble, Executive Director, Broadcasting Board of Governors,USA Laeed Zaghlami, Journalist/Writer, AlgerianBroadcasting,Algeria