The regional advertising show, AdFest, has announced two new Jury Presidents, both well-know figures to people in the advertising business.

Prasoon Joshi

Prasoon Joshi, Executive Chairman and CEO at McCann Worldgroup India is to be Jury President in the Press Lotus category. He has a high profile in India and was a few years ago the Jury President for the Film category.

George Mackenzie

George Mackenzie, Regional Managing Director of The Sweet Shop has been named a Jury President for Film Craft Lotus and New Director Lotus. The New Zealand-based production house has expanded regionally and Mackenzie, who started his career in Silver Screen Auckland, has won awards in many of the top international shows.

AdFest 2012 will take place in Pattaya, Thailand on 18th to 20th March.