Meet the Jury

Our jury panel is comprised of an international pool of creative industry professionals from art and creative directors, curators, publishers and other influential luminaries.

Melissa Jones

DTE Studio / CEO and Creative Director

Melissa Jones

Melissa Jones is the CEO and Creative Director of DTE Studio, a creative consultancy and design studio with a strategic focus on branding, creative and digital.

Melissa Jones founded DTE Studio in 2008, an award-winning agency that re-defines and transcends traditional models of image-making. Standing as an experienced partner to brands and utilizing a blend of creative and strategic vision, DTE Studio offers impactful, expressive solutions across digital, film, print, product, content and brand design.

With over 15 years of experience in user-engagement and visual communication, Melissa has contributed to more than 500M in revenue for her clients, developing and leading internal and on-site creative teams across luxury, lifestyle, fashion, beauty and entertainment.

Melissa Jones is also the Editor-in-Chief for Masthead, an online platform published in collaboration with artists, celebrities and influencers. Masthead features contributors including Cher, Sia, Phoebe Tonkin, Tilda Swinton, David Byrne, Lil Miquela and many more.