ADC Awards

The ADC Annual Awards is the oldest continuously running industry award show in the world. Now in its incredible 101st year, these awards celebrate the very best in advertising, digital media, graphic and publication design, packaging and product design, motion, experiential and spatial design, photography, illustration and fashion design all with a focus on artistry and craftsmanship.

ADC100 Interactive Jury

Kojo Boateng

Creative Director

PBS Newshour

Washington, DC USA

Kojo Boateng is an award-winning designer and creative director at PBS Newshour. He was formerly creative director at ITN and ITV News in the UK and has also worked with agency Capital One, University of Maryland (UMGC), Human After All, Complex Media, NPG Group, BBC, ITV and Universal Music.

Kojo is an adjunct professor at MICA and also serves as a mentor for the Connect 4 success mentoring program at Mercy college in NY. He also is also founder of CRE8 Community and 5 Points, two creative initiatives that aim to elevate the work of Black designers and creatives.

He has contributed to numerous awards including BAFTA: Best News Coverage 2014, The Murder of Lee Rigby, RTS Best News program 2005-2009. Promax/BDA Europe Award for Virtual Set Design, His work has been featured in the Design Week, Creative Review, The Guardian, The Times and The Telegraph. His work for ITV News is featured in the book ‘Color Works’ authored by Eddie Opara and published by Rockport.




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