Ami Hasan will preside the Grand Jury at Red Apple 2013, Moscow International Advertising Festival scheduled for September 26-27.
And Ami Hasan is the founder, Chief Creative Officer and Chairman of the advertising agency Hasan&Partners. Founded in 1991, the agency is now one of the most creative and successful agencies in Nordics and, this year, it scooped Agency of The Year title in Finland.
Hasan’s agency worked over the time with several brands such as Nokia, IKEA, TeliaSonera, H&M, Fazer, Arla, Kone and Wärtsilä and won, over the time, numerous awards in most major international advertising shows.
Ami Hasan originally studied architecture in the Technical Highschool in Vienna (Austria) and later switched to advertising. He is a very versatile advertising professional that successfully worked as an Art Director, copywriter, account director, strategist, Creative Director, managing director and chairman. During his career, Ami has worked in ad agencies in US, Sweden and Russia.
Ami Hasan was judge twice at Cannes Lions, twice each at Clio and The Cup of Intercontinental Advertising awards, as well as D&AD and several other international and national advertising awards including the Moscow International Advertising Festival. He is a permanent member of the Cresta Executive Jury and, in 2007, he was the President of the Main Jury in Golden Drum Advertising Festival, in 2012, he presided the Creative Jury at Golden Hammer.
He is also a well-known lecturer of advertising, marketing and brand building in several universities and has also held speeches in marketing events in several European countries as well as in Japan and US.
Red Apple is a key and unique event in Russia of international level in the industry of advertising and marketing communications. Over 5,000 thousand people from 30 countries of the world attend the Festival every year. Traditionally , the Festival consists of competitive and scientific programs. The festival will be celebrated on September 26 and 27 in conference hall “Digital October”.