h.Club 100 2015 open for nominations

The h.Club 100 is The Hospital Club's annual search for the most innovative, influential people working across the UK's creative industries. This year's scheme, in partnership with the Creative Industries Council, is now open for public nominations

The awards comprise ten categories with 10 winners in each:

Advertising, Marketing and PR
Art and Design
Publishing and Writing
Theatre and Performance
Rising Stars - under 25s (new for 2015)

The process is as follows:
o Public nominations open for 6 weeks until June 28
o Nominees must be UK-based and worked on projects/initiatives in 2015
o Self-nomination and multiple nominations are encouraged
o Nominate at
o Judging days take place throughout July
o Panels of industry experts for each category meet to review public nominations
o Judges select 9 winners per category
o Judges create a short list for the public vote
o Public vote opens September 1 for 2 weeks (until September 14)
o The public vote determines the 10th and final winner in each category



ADVERTISING, MARKETING & PR: Laura Jordan Bambach (D&AD), Nick Farnhill (PokeLondon), Danny Rogers (Brand Republic Group), Janet Hull (IPA)

ART & DESIGN: Jo Stella-Sawicka (Frieze Fairs), Patrick Burgoyne (Creative Review), Russell Sage (Russell Sage Studios), Rosy Greenlees (Craft Council)

BROADCAST: Stuart Murphy (Sky), Theresa Wise (The Royal Television Society), Chris Curtis (Broadcast), Dinah Caine (Creative Skillset)

FASHION: Clara Mercer (The British Fashion Council), Sarah Penny (Fashion Monitor), Pandora Sykes (The Sunday Times Style), John Park (Concrete Studio)

GAMING: Jo Twist (UKIE), Colin Macdonald (Channel 4), Michael French (MCV)

FILM: Hugh Spearing (StudioCanal), Briony Hanson (British Council), Adam Woodward (Little White Lies), Caroline Norbury (Creative England)

MUSIC: Kanya King (MOBO), DJ Yoda, Tom Pakinkis (Music Week), Jo Dipple (UK Music)

PUBLISHING & WRITING: Damian Horner (Hachette), Simon Trewin (WME), Philip Jones (The Bookseller), Richard Mollett (Publishers Association)

THEATRE & PERFORMANCE: Felix Barrett (Punchdrunk), Nica Burns (Nimax Theatres), Alistair Smith (The Stage), Mark Shenton (Shenton Stage)

RISING STARS: Gillian Baker (UKTI), Malcolm Gerrie (Whizz Kid Entertainment)

The h.Club 100 Awards take place on October 1 at The Hospital Club Studios. More details here