Starcom's Cranmer to chair Campaign's Media Awards 2003

Mark Cranmer, the chief executive of Starcom Media-Vest EMEA, will be the chair of this year's Campaign Media Awards.

The awards, which will be held on 26 November at Le Meridien Grosvenor House, are designed to reflect the growing stature of media at the heart of communications. The awards have become the industry benchmark for media excellence, rewarding campaigns where media made a difference and raising the status of media's contribution to marketing.

Cranmer will head a jury comprising top media specialists, clients and media owners.

The awards are open to all media agencies and also to media owner sales teams that have demonstrated innovative communications solutions for advertisers.

The deadline for entries is 22 August and further details can be obtained from Cate MacCreadie on 0208 267 4017, or e-mail cate.maccreadie@