Razorfish, the world leader in helping global brands drive business transformation, today announced Jonny Stark as a speaker at Goafest 2015. Jonny Stark, the Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific head of brand and real time marketing with Razorfish would be speaking at the fest on April 10, 2015 on how creativity in real time is important with the changing face of digital.
An experienced speaker and commentator, Jonny has contributed articles to various industry publications including PR Week (UK) and AdNews (Australia), as well as appearing on panels, like AVCAL, delivering keynotes, most recently at the Informa Social Media Conference and running workshop sessions, such as on driving true engagement at this year’s Adobe Symposium.
Charulata Ravi Kumar, Chief Executive Officer, Razorfish India said, “It gives us great pleasure that Razorfish is represented at Goafest 2015 by Jonny Stark. With his experience and passion for technology and driving relevant, innovative and highly contextual social connect with consumers, it would be an experience you wouldn’t want to miss. Having worked closely with & knowing Jonny, I am personally looking forward to his session which I am sure will give rise to stimulating conversations.”
Goafest 2015 is a celebration of achievements of the advertising & marketing industry. The event, being held between April 09 - 11, 2015, will see attendance from members across Media, Design, Advertising, Direct, Brand Activation & Promotion, Public Relations, Out of Home & Ambient Media, Print Craft, Branded Content & Entertainment and Broadcasters. On 11 April, the fest will celebrate Digital & Mobile, among Radio, Radio Craft, Print, Film, Film Craft and Integrated Advertising work.
Jonny trained as a journalist and worked for music titles and lifestyle magazines before moving into public relations. As his digital knowledge expanded, he left the world of PR and joined Razorfish London, in the planning department as a Planning Lead, specializing in social and content. After over a decade in digital, he has run accounts at a global, EMEA, APAC, UK and Australia level and developed strategies for household brands like Samsung, eBay, Emirates and McDonald’s, thus having a broad range of experience in a variety of markets. Says Jonny, “India is going through very exciting times. I am excited to be part of the India transformation story along with Razorfish India, and looking forward to interacting with some of the best minds in the country at GoaFest.”