The Caples Awards has announced that Julian ‘Dougie’ Douglas has won the Andi Emerson Award, named after the BBDO copywriter and Caples founder.
The award is given by the President of the Jury to a person whom she or he feels has made a major contribution to creativity. 2021 jury President Steve Aldridge has nominated Julian ‘Dougie’ Douglas.
“He is, however, the consummate creatives’ account person. Julian Douglas, International CEO and Vice Chairman of VCCP. Known to all as Dougie, he leads an expanding agency group with offices in London, Madrid, New York, Prague, San Francisco, Shanghai, Singapore, and Sydney, producing award-winning work for clients including 02, comparethemarket.com, Shell, Domino’s, Canon, and Cadbury,” said Aldridge.
“As 2021 President of the IPA in the UK, Dougie’s passion for creativity, for inclusion and diversity, is central to his manifesto, 10x Accelerate Opportunity. It is a vision to accelerate growth, that we can all share and benefit from. He is a genuine leader in our industry, helping to shape it and define it at a time when it has never needed leadership so urgently.”