ADDY Judges

2018 Addy Judges

LUIS ANTEZANA

Luis Antezana lives for creating connections and experiences. In a data-driven world of broadcasting and sharing, he observes and listens, focusing on emotion and feeling.

Originally a music producer and indy label co-founder, Luis still seeks to create fans and deliver moving experiences, only now via brand-authentic story-driven content on digital platforms.

Luis’s career in creative services spans all facets of the strategy world, from brand to content to creative to social, but also has included creative technology, technical strategy, and even direct marketing. While serving at MRY, Creature US/UK, and Digital Kitchen, followed by a range of Seattle shops as a freelancer, he’s worked on clients including Under Armour/TB12, T-Mobile, EMC/Dell, Intel Security, Microsoft, Coca-Cola, Accenture, Fluke Networks, Bill Gates’s BGC3, and Seattle’s Best Coffee.

MIKE HEIDL

Mike is a conceptual Creative Director with a background in design and art direction. He's focused on boosting brands and the user experience through a variety of storytelling opportunities. His experience includes both agency and in-house creative environments. He's had the privilege to work with many talented people and many dynamic teams over the past decade. Mike lives in Milwaukee and he currently leads and contributes to a diverse creative team at Westphal that is focused on smart creative content, design, brand development, digital and video/photography production. He's been involved with AAF and has judged the Addys for several years. He views the experience as a great way to engage with new people, learn how others think, and experience a variety of creative work from around the country.

PAUL KLEIN

Paul Klein is a seasoned creative director with more than a decade of experience writing, designing and managing advertising campaigns. From retail to restaurants to banks and bars, Klein has worked for clients of all sizes, industries and product categories. He helped L.A. Gear rebuild their brand, Cousins Maine Lobster and U-Swirl Frozen Yogurt franchise across the nation, Nikki Beach Resorts open international properties, and much more. Klein has won hundreds of advertising awards with multiple best-in-show honors.