Radio Mercury Awards Names Bill Cimino As 2013 Chief Judge
Call for Entry Officially Open for Submissions
January 8, 2013 at 5:40 AM (PT)
THE RADIO MERCURY AWARDS names Y&R MIDWEST COO BILL CIMINO as Chief Judge for the 22nd annual awards competition. 2013 Call for Entry is also open, and entries are being accepted for exceptionally creative spots and campaigns from advertising agencies, radio stations, production companies, colleges, universities and advertisers. 2013 entrants have the chance to Win. Big. this year with increased award prizes in some of the most popular categories, plus an additional Radio Campaign award has been added.
BILL CIMINO was a part of the creative team behind one of the most awarded campaigns in advertising history, the ever-popular and acclaimed BUD LIGHT beer "Real Men of Genius" campaign, while at DDB CHICAGO.
"It is truly a great honor to be selected as Chief Judge. THE RADIO MERCURY AWARDS celebrates one of the most difficult mediums to work in. It requires you to have a really great idea. And when you execute it flawlessly, something really magical happens. You get to engage people in the most powerful way," noted CIMINO. "With all the new platforms out there, THE RADIO MERCURY AWARDS reminds a new generation of creatives just how incredible the medium of radio is. The awards continue to fuel their passion to take the medium to higher heights than ever before."
For more information regarding rules, guidelines, entry fees, and entry deadlines, log onto www.radiomercuryawards.com.