REI-INAMOTOAdFest has announced that Rei Inamoto, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer & Vice President at AKQA, is the Grand Jury President for this popular regional creative show in 2015.

Inamoto is one of the world’s leading digital influencers and moved from Tokyo to launch the agency in New York. He is credited with moving AKQA into one of the top agencies and gaining clients like Audi, Nike and Red Bull. ‘Creativity Magazine’ has twice put him on the ‘Creativity 50’ list while ‘Forbes’ named him as one of ‘The Top 25 Most Creative People in Advertising’.

Jimmy Lam, President of AdFest said Inamoto will not only oversee all 18 Lotus categories but also oversee a super panel of Jury Presidents. “We can’t wait to welcome him to Thailand next year,” said Lam.

If you want to catch this amazing man, go to AdFest on 19th to 21st March 2015. It will be held at the Royal Cliff Hotels Group in Pattaya, Thailand.

AdAsia also has a video conversation between Rei Inamoto and Allein Moore if you want a peek at this digital hero.

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