Digital Marketing Director
The Sun

Paul is Digital Marketing Director for The Sun. He is responsible for growing engagement levels across all digital Sun products, including thesun.co.uk, The Sun mobile app, Sun Dream Team and Sun Savers. 

Beekeeping and Motorbikes are Paul's non-digital interests. 

"There are no rules to creating  brilliant campaigns on Social platforms, it's one of the few channels where original thinking and creativity can beat big budgets. I can't wait to see the best campaigns from 2018 rewarded."

Judging panel

Sabrina Rodriguez

Global Head of Social Media & Content
Dentsu Aegis Network

Amy McCulloch

Managing Director
eight&four

Pete Grenfell

Managing Director
VCCP Kin

Trak Ellis-Hill

Executive Creative Director
MoFilm

Akhil Suchak

Consultant
N/A

Lucy Amos

Head of Social Media (UK)
Disney

Aaron Goldring

Executive Creative Director
Partners Andrews Aldridge and Engine

Chris Hamilton

Head of Digital
10 Downing Street and Cabinet Office Communications

Greg Allum

Global Head of Social
Jellyfish

Alison Traboulsi

Social Media Editor
Direct Line Group

Paul Hood

Digital Marketing Director
The Sun

Athar Abidi

Head of Social
The British Heart Foundation

Sedge Beswick

Founder & Managing Director
SEEN Connects

Jerry Daykin

Head of Global Media Partnerships
Diageo

Jai Kotecha

Managing Partner & Global WPP Lead
Ogilvy

Ben Ayers

Head of Digital Brand Marketing and PR
TalkTalk

Samantha Gray

Head of Social Media
Barclays

Laura Lesser

Social Media Lead
O2 UK Telefonica UK Limited

Angela Bertram

Head of Social Media and Content
Dixons Carphone

Jason Townsend

Deputy Social Media Manager
NASA

Cecilia Dominici

Head of Social Media, News and Content
Cancer Research UK

Greg Allum

Global Head of Social Media
Jellyfish

Claire Twohill

Director, Social and Innovation
FleishmanHillard

Natalie Hughes

Founder
The Fashion Digital