The announcement was made at The 3 per cent Conference in Chicago jointly by The One Club for Creativity and The 33 per cent Movement.
The One Club for Creativity, a non-profit organization recognising creative excellence in advertising and design and The 33 per cent Movement, advertising industry's voice for gender equality and diversity, announced ten winners of their joint Next Creative Leaders global awards program - 2018. The announcement was made at the 33 per cent Conference in Chicago.
Among this year's winners is Gayatri Sriram, digital creative head at FCBUlka - New Delhi.
Developed by the organisations in 2015, Next Creative Leaders identifies and celebrates creative women who are making their mark with both great work and a workplace perspective on diversity. While most of the 2018 honourees currently work in the US, three winners are located outside the US and half of this year's winners are from other countries.
The full list of Next Creative Leaders for 2018:
Nedal Ahmed, copywriter, Droga5, New York, NY, USA
Lama Bawadi, copywriter, Leo Burnett, Beirut, Lebanon
Maddy Kramer, art director, Saatchi & Saatchi, New York, USA
Julie Matheny, associate creative director, Droga5, New York, NY, USA
Mietta McFarlane, copywriter, Droga5, New York, NY, USA (originally from Sydney, Australia)
Krystle Mullin, associate creative director, RPA, Santa Monica, CA, USA (originally from Toronto, ON, Canada)
Evelina Ronnung, art director, Forsman & Bodenfors, Stockholm, Sweden
Jessica Shriftman, art director, Wieden+Kennedy, New York, USA
Gayatri Sriram, digital creative head, FCBUlka, New Delhi, India
Lizzie Wilson, associate creative director, McCann New York, USA
The winners were selected by a jury of 42 top creatives, including previous Next Creative Leaders winners.
(Complete jury list: http://nextcreativeleaders.org/jury).