Jury

Sharon Howard-Butler

SVP Creative Director

The Bloc

New York, USA // Sharon is an award-winning creative leader who started her career in advertising at JWT Sydney, moving her consumer sensibility to health and wellness advertising.

She was Creative Director at Saatchi & Saatchi Health Sydney, driving best in class creativity, before joining The Bloc New York in 2015.

At The Bloc she is working to raise the bar with her passion and talent for coming up with creative ideas that move people, and for igniting that passion in others.

Her work over the years has helped to build brands, change attitudes and change lives. It has also been recognized at some of world’s most prestigious shows including Cannes Lions, Lions Health, Clio, The Global Awards, IPA Best of Health, New York Advertising Festivals and PR ASIA.

Sharon has been invited to be a juror at many of these award shows and has lectured in advertising at the University of Technology, Sydney.

She is committed to giving back through her work.