Goodby Named Top Judge at Cannes

SAN FRANCISCO — Goodby, Silverstein & Partners co-chairman Jeff Goodby on Wednesday was named president of the film and press & poster juries at the International Advertising Festival at Cannes, festival officials said.

Goodby was a film jury member in 1993. He will chair two international juries this summer.

Festival officials also named Rapp Collins Worldwide Chairman and CEO Malcolm Speed Lions Direct jury president. The new category will select the best direct marketing efforts for the year.

George Gallate, CEO of Euro RSCG Interaction and global brand director on Intel in New York, will chair the Cyber Lions. John Perriss, chief executive of the Zenith Optimedia Group in London, will chair the Media Lions.
Goodby could not be immediately reached.

The festival will be held from June 16-22 in Cannes, France. The Lions Direct will be held from June 23-25.