LatinWorks’ Sergio Alcocer & Lapiz’s Laurence Klinger Named Cannes Judges

Creative Directors for U.S. Hispanic Market Will Be on Print and Radio Juries

Two U.S. Hispanic creative directors, LatinWorks’ Sergio Alcocer and Laurence Klinger from Lapiz, will be judges at this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

Mr. Alcocer is president and chief creative officer of Austin-based LatinWorks, the only Hispanic agency named to Ad Age’s A-List of the top 10 U.S. ad agencies this year, and a former Multicultural Agency of the Year winner. He will serve on the Cannes Lions print jury. LatinWorks had work shortlisted last year in the film and radio categories, and won a silver film Lion two years ago for a spot called “Llama” for Mars’ Starburst. Omnicom Group has a large minority stake in LatinWorks.

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