Introduced in 2004, the Mirchi Kaan Awards acknowledges and honors the contribution of individuals and organizations that have led the way in creating clutter breaking radio advertising. The awards have been instituted to encourage continued creative focus on radio advertising and are now synonymous with excellence in creativity in Radio. The jury of the Mirchi Kaan Awards includes the biggest names in Indian advertising. And this year, the 9th edition, it gets even bigger as the world renowned radio guru - Tony Hertz will conduct a seminar on the art and craft of radio advertising. Come, have a listen. Learn some more. And you shall shine.
Tony Hertz's career, has spanned 40 years, six continents, and careers as multinational agency creative director, proprietor of his own radio creative/production companies and world-travelling teacher/coach. He has served twice on the Cannes Lions Radio Jury, on the 2011 D&AD Radio panel and as president of the Clio Awards Radio Jury. Tony's two London-based radio specialist companies, The Radio Operators and Hertz:Radio, amassed shelves of oddly-shaped objects including 22 Clios, multiple Gold and Silver ILR Awards, London International Awards and The New York Festivals Awards. He is the only person to have won both D&AD Black and Yellow Radio Pencils.