Yahoo!7 begins search for 2015’s digital stars with Mumbrella360 passes up for grabs

digital stars 2015 logoDigital publisher Yahoo!7 has launched its fourth annual hunt for the most promising members of the media agency industry, with VIP places at the Mumbrella360 conference in June the prize.

The Digital Stars program aims to recognise and reward the best up-and-coming talent from the Australia and New Zealand media planning and buying industry, with nine places up for grabs.

“The Yahoo7 Digital Stars program has been a huge success for the past three years and we are excited to be partnering with Mumbrella yet again to extend the program,” said Yahoo7 commercial director Paul Sigaloff.

“Last year we saw over 150 entries and we are hoping for even more of the hottest young talent to show us what they have this year.”

It is the second year the competition has been open for New Zealand candidates.

Professionals who have worked in an Australian or New Zealand media agency for no more than five years can nominate themselves, or be peer nominated, via a 150-word submission at the Digital Stars website.

Applicants must be available to be in Sydney from Tuesday June 2 to Friday Jun 5, 2015.

The winners will receive full access to all three days of the Mumbrella360 conference in June, as well being hosted by Yahoo!7 at the Mumbrella Awards on June 4.

Entries close Wednesday April 22, 2015.

See what last year’s winners got from the experience in this video hangout:

Declaration of interest: The Digital Stars project is part of a commercial arrangement between Mumbrella and Yahoo!7.


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