World: France - Cannes appoints jury president from TBWA

The Cannes International Advertising Festival has appointed John Hunt, the TBWA\Worldwide creative director, as the president of the 2005 Film and Press and Outdoor juries.

Hunt relocated to TBWA's New York headquarters in 2003 to oversee the network's creative output. In 2004, the agency won 28 Lions and scooped the Grand Prix for its PlayStation "mountain" commercial.

Hunt was born in Zambia and was the founding creative partner of TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris. The 52nd International Advertising Festival will be held between 19 and 25 June 2005 in Cannes, France.