The Gerety Awards Aims to Increase Diversity by Casting an All-Female Jury

The shortlist will come out during the first day of Cannes

Lucía Ongay and Joe Brooks founded the all-female run Gerety Awards show. The Gerety Awards

Joe Brooks, former global sales director for the Epica Awards, and Lucía Ongay, former global press manager for the Epica Awards, have decided to break off and form their own awards show; one specifically designed to celebrate diversity.

@kitten_mouse lindsay.rittenhouse@adweek.com Lindsay Rittenhouse is a staff writer at Adweek, where she specializes in covering the world of agencies and their clients.