Singapore, 14 March 2019 – The Festival of Media Asia Pacific award is back again this year – rewarding the best in media thinking and communications.

The Festival of Media APAC Awards is the only event where awards are dedicated to the evolution of media across the APAC region, attracting entries from countries including Australia, India, China and Taiwan.

Judged by a panel of industry leaders, this prestigious award rewards the best work, helping the winning agencies and media owners win businesses and increase influence in the marketplace.

The Festival of Media APAC Awards 2019’s prestigious jury includes global and regional senior media executives, agency leaders, digital innovators and creative thinkers from brands, network and independent agencies.

Gary Tang, Co-Founder and Managing Director of The Media Shop was specifically selected to be part of the jury for Festival of Media APAC 2019. With over 30 years of experience in the media industry, Gary has experienced managing notable brands in various advertising and media agencies such as Fong Haque & Soh, Monsoon, Dentsu, Initiative, MEC and Universal McCann. 

Gary is always keen and happy to contribute his time whenever he is given the chance to. In 2018, TheNetworkOne organized the Independent Agencies Global Leadership Summit, a prestigious event held in London UK that is only open to leading independent agencies from around the world.  Gary was invited to be the guest judge and moderator for the Independent Agencies Global Leadership Summit held in London, UK. The Media Shop was the only media agency representative from ASEAN.

Gary was also invited to be the moderator for Singapore Media Awards in 2018, which showcases and honours the outstanding media strategies behind successful advertising campaigns. These judging experiences are excellent learning opportunities which are the key to thriving in the current ever-changing business landscape.

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