Cannes Lions Festival in Focus

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, is the event where innovations in communications, marketing, entertainment, design and tech are awarded as shining examples of industry shaping work.

With accolades accorded across the spectrum, the gathering garners an impressive lineup of speakers, from Helen Mirren to A$AP Rocky. Ongoing parties and attractions sponsored by social media powerhouses including Youtube’s Pride celebration, Instagram’s collaboration with artist Alexa Meade located at #facebookbeach and Snapchat’s ferris wheel brought even more creatives to the fore in the social sphere. Read on for our list populated with rising stars working across the creative industry. Catch them if you Cannes.

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Joao Coutinho

Occupation: North America Executive Creative Director at Y&R

Location: New York, NY

Followers: 4,823


Viktoria Renner

Occupation:  Journalist & Creative Consultant

Location: Berlin, Germany

Follower Count: 1,257

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Michael Porter

Occupation:  Account Director at M&C Saatchi Australia

Location: Sydney, Australia

Followers: 3,679

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Dmitry Tutkov

Occupation: Creative Director

Location: Russia

Followers: 1,784


Ami Lafleur

Occupation: Fashion Photographer

Location: Stuttgart, Germany

Followers: 5,420


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