Team DDB Singapore win MediaCorp Young Creative Competition 2011
DDB Singapore emerged film category winners at the MediaCorp’s Young Creatives Competition. Creative teams under the age of 28 were given a brief and asked to create a film or print campaign in under 48 hours. Naresh Kumar and Suhaimi Saadan beat 21 other teams to represent Singapore at the Young Lions Competition in Cannes.
This year saw the introduction of the film category, marking the first time that Singapore will be represented in the Cannes Young Lions Film Competition.
Congratulating the duo, Joji Jacob, Executive Creative Director, DDB & RAPP Singapore said, “I’m really happy for the guys and very proud of them. We picked them straight out of college a year and half ago, nurtured and guided them, and I’m happy to see their talents bloom. We believe this is a young people’s business and that is why we have initiatives like the annual DDB University which helps recruit, mentor and train our young folks.”