Jury

Scott Cookson

EVP & Executive Creative Director

Ant Farm

LOS ANGELES, USA // Scott Cookson has been creating unforgettable campaigns for some of the largest entertainment properties in the world for over 15 years.   His vast experience in entertainment marketing and passion for storytelling has led to award-winning work in live action, CG, in-engine gameplay, and live experiential events.

He currently serves as the EVP & Executive Creative Director of Ant Farm where he leads creative teams on projects for clients including Activision, EA, Google, Ubisoft, Marvel, Warner Brothers, Disney, Microsoft and many others. Scott started his career as an editor after receiving an MFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York City.

Scott has earned more than 50 major industry awards for his work in advertising, including honors for campaign, commercial and trailer of the year and many other CLIO Key Art, Telly, Golden Trailer and Games Marketing Awards.  He also helped lead Ant Farm to three “Agency of the Year” awards at the 2011, 2013 and 2015 GMA’s.