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Golden Drum one of the highest ranking advertising competitions in the world is calling for entries

22nd Golden Drum Festival one of the highest ranking competitions of creative advertising in the world is calling all agencies from 37 countries of “New Europe” (Central, Eastern and Southern Europe and part of Middle East*) to enter their works in 17 different competition Groups with 99 different categories before 21 August 2015 Entry Deadline. Entry and Delegate registrations are available on website.

22nd Golden Drum: Chavo D’Emilio and Geoffrey Hantson named 2015 SC and MC Jury Presidents

22nd Golden Drum Festival is happy to announce that Chavo D’Emilio, Creative Director, McCann Worldgroup Latin America and the Caribbean, President and Chief Creative Officer, McCann Buenos Aires, has been selected as this year's Single Channel Jury President, and Geoffrey Hantson, Chief Creative Officer, Co-founder, Happiness, Belgium, as this year's Multi Channel Jury President! 20 other jury members, announced in the following days, will join them for judging this year's Golden Drum entries.

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22nd Golden Drum: »Transformation, liberation and creative culture«

This year's theme of the 22nd Golden Drum International Advertising Festival, organized by the Slovenian Advertising Chamber from 13 to 16 October 2015 in Grand Hotel Bernardin in Portorož, Slovenia, will be “Transformation, liberation and creative culture”. The Golden Drum Competition invites best creative, advertising, digital, PR and media agencies, advertisers, production and media companies from 37 countries of New Europe, to enter their creative work before the entry deadline 21 August 2015 and compete for the prestigious Golden Drum Awards.

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Mitja Petrovič appointed Director Business & Content Development of the Golden Drum Festival

Golden Drum is proud to announce that this year, Mitja Petrovič, advertising industry veteran and a long-time friend and supporter of the festival, has been appointed to a position Director of Business & Content Development, Golden Drum Festival. His prime role and responsibilities will be helping Barbara Krajnc, Executive Director of the Golden Drum Festival, with this year’s Jury nomination & selection and setting-up the Festival program, selecting keynote speakers.

Mitja Petrovic

Uroš Goričan, recipient of the Dragan Sakan Scholarship, has successfully finished his study at the Berlin School of Creative Leadership

On Friday, 14 November 2014, Uroš Goričan, Creative Director, Publicis Groupe Slovenia, has successfully finished his study at the highly respected post-graduate study program at the Berlin School of Creative Leadership. In 2010, Golden Drum Festival, in partnership with the Berlin School of Creative Leadership, announced the “Dragan Sakan Scholarship” to honour of the achievements a true legend of advertising, friend and long-time supporter, Dragan Sakan. Upon receiving the Dragan Sakan Scholarship, Uroš Goričan started his study at the Berlin School Executive MBA in Creative Leadership program on 4 September 2010 in Berlin, Germany.

21st Golden Drum: McCann Erickson is the Network of the Year, Voskhod named Agency of the Year and Independent Agency of the Year

Today, 10 October 2014, at 20.30 (GMT+1) at the Golden Drum Finale Awards Ceremony the Golden Drum’s Multi Channel and Single Channel Jury announced the final winners of this year’s festival. At Wednesday’s and Friday’s Award Ceremony a total of 63 Silver Drums, 31 Golden Drums and 16 Grand Prix and 1 Good Cause Grand Prix Award were presented to the best works entered this year.