Every year, Ad Age surveys creative leaders around the world on who they believe will be the big winners at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.
It will take some time to find out if this year’s predictions come true. While the festival will celebrate creativity with programming on its Lions Live platform this week, the awards have been put on hold until next year. Executives listed here predict the ideas that would have ruled on stage.
Sigal Abudy, VP-creative director, McCann Tel Aviv
Madonna Badger, co-founder, Badger & Winters
Ana Balarin, Co-ECD, Mother London
Seth Gaffney, partner and chief strategy officer, Preacher
Ben Golik, Chief Creative Officer, M&C Saatchi
Lauren Haberfield, Senior Art Director BETC
Andres Ordonéz, Chief Creative Officer, FCB Chicago
Paul Shearer, chief creative officer, Impact BBDO Dubai
Krystle Watler, managing director, Virtue Worldwide