EAR Awards Judges Announced
July 30, 2007 at 5:45 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO has unveiled the advertising industry media notables participating on the independent panel of judges for the "Excellence in Advertising on Radio" (EAR) Awards.
Panelists will include, SCOTT DONATON, publisher of ADVERTISING AGE AND CREATIVITY; TERESSA IEZZI, editor of CREATIVITY; JONAH BLOOM, editor of ADVERTISING AGE; BRADLEY JOHNSON, director of data analytics for ADVERTISING AGE and former editor of AMERICAN DEMOGRAPHICS; JOSH JACKSON, co-founder and editor-in-chief of PASTE; and AMY CORR, managing editor of MEDIAPOST’s online newsletters.
"We think it’s tremendous that in its first year as an industry event, the EAR Awards program is kicking off with the involvement of such informed and influential media," said CLEAR CHANNEL Pres./CEO JOHN HOGAN. "Each of these journalists has provided enlightened coverage of radio, and we are truly fortunate to have the benefit of their insight as part of the selection process."
EAR Award prizes for the best radio creative include $1,000,000 in radio airtime, a new BMW 3 series convertible, a pair of new mini-Coopers, a private chartered jet to any U.S. destination and more. There is no charge to enter, and creative advertisement submissions can be uploaded at www.earawards.com. Awards will be presented at a luncheon at JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER in NEW YORK on NOVEMBER 2, 2007.