Jake Walshe elected president of the 2014-2015 board of ICAD October 20, 2014

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Screen Scene’s Head of commercials, Jake Walshe, has been elected president of the 2014-15 board of ICAD (Institute of Creative Advertising and Design).

An anecdotal treasure and wearer of fine clothes, Jake will take over from Oran Day of Atelier David Smith in a newly restructured format.

The rest of the 2014-15 board reads as follows:

  • Awards team – Rory Hamilton, Boys and Girls and Paula McEntee, Red Dog
  • Events team – Laura Fitzgerald and Hugh O’Connor, both Chemistry
  • Membership officer – Kathryn Wilson, Slater
  • Education officer – Daniel Henson, Irish International
  • Sponsorship officer – Andy Bradford, Sweet Media.

ICAD said it has been working to encourage more collaboration and membership involvement and the new board is preparing an events programme that reflects that aim.

The next ICAD event is an art direction masterclass with Alexandra Taylor in conjunction with the DPP Skillnet. Be sure to check back with us for more details on the event in the coming weeks.