Event Details

Entries Deadline :

17 September 2021

Finalists Announced:

October 2021

Winners Announced:

23 November 2021



That’s right, the Marketing Excellence Awards has been Singapore’s go-to awards platform for benchmarking across the marketing communications spectrum for a full decade!

This year, there are 40 categories designed to recognise and reward Singapore’s outstanding marketing campaigns and talent. Gold, silver and bronze trophies are up for grabs, with the winning contender across all categories being granted the coveted “Marketer of the Year” title.

Judged solely by an independent panel of senior, client-side marketers, the awards is the premier platform for marketers to showcase their creative excellence, successful strategies and effective delivery.

Make your mark as a trailblazer in the marketing industry by showing our expert judging panel of industry experts and senior leaders why your innovations is winner material for this year’s Marketing Excellence Awards.

This year’s eligibility period covers a challenging and tumultuous time for marketers, their teams and their agencies. While most of our categories already cater to the demands you faced in 2020, we have added one new category to the roster: Excellence in Response to COVID-19, recognising the best campaigns that incorporated the reality of living with the pandemic into their messaging and executions.

You have until 17 September 2021 to complete and submit your entries.

We wish all entrants the very best of luck with their submissions!

2021 Panel of Judges

We’re delighted to introduce our independent, client-side judging panel.

Christopher See

Christopher See

Head of Marketing & Planning – Singapore, Australia, New Zealand & Oceania


Freda Kwok

Freda Kwok

Marketing Director


Racheal Toh

Racheal Toh

Head of Marketing (APAC)

Barry Callebaut Group

Stanley Toh

Stanley Toh

Chief Customer Officer

Cycle & Carriage Singapore

Yik Hun, Lee

Yik Hun, Lee

Marketing Director, South East Asia & Own Brand

DFI Retail Group

Jackson Sim

Jackson Sim

Corporate Director – Marketing, Digital & Brand

General Hotel Management Ltd.

Angelia Tay

Angelia Tay

Head, Marketing & Communications

Institute of Systems Science, National University of Singapore

Maran G Krishnan

Maran G Krishnan

Digital & Marketing Communications Director

Kerry Taste & Nutrition Company
Asia-Pacific Middle East & Africa (APMEA)

Ernie Koh

Ernie Koh

Executive Director, Marketing

Koda Ltd/Commune Lifestyle

Danny Lai

Danny Lai

Executive Vice President

LAPP Asia Pacific, LAPP Kabel Shanghai Co, Ltd

Colin Ho

Colin Ho

Marketing Director

MICHELIN Guides Asia

Sahil Sethi

Sahil Sethi

Senior Director, Marketing Head

P&G Malaysia, Singapore, & Vietnam


Vienna Thompson

Vienna Thompson

Head of Marketing

Proof and Company, APAC

Pei Hua Lin

Pei Hua Lin

Head of Marketing & E-Commerce

Shilla Travel Retail Pte Ltd

Hiren Desai

Hiren Desai

Regional Digital Marketing Director, ASEAN & South Asia

Standard Chartered


Saket Gore

Saket Gore

Chief Executive Office , Asia Pacific Region

The Himalaya Drug Company

Joe Chau

Joe Chau

Director of Marketing Communications

The Westin Singapore

Charmaine Lee

Charmaine Lee

Head of Marketing, Singapore

Yeo Hiap Seng (Yeo’s)

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