Judging Panel

The judging panel for the Corporate Content Awards are made up of leading industry experts who are based in in-house. We have two agency slots and they are filled by the 2021 winners of the 'Best corporate storyteller' and the 'Grand prix'. If you are interested in judging the 2022 awards, please send in a short bio for consideration, to michelle.manton@communicatemagazine.co.uk.

Nira Gale

Nira Gale

Transportation Insights

Vice president of communications

Nira Gale

Transportation Insights

Nira has over 20 years’ communications experience, spanning the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. In 2017, she moved from the UK to the US. She is the vice president of communications at Transportation Insight. Nira’s experience includes the development of local and global award-winning communication strategies, crisis management, media relations and employee communications.

DJ Hamm

DJ Hamm

Securian

Head of social media

DJ Hamm

Securian

Consumer-led social media strategist with demonstrated success in building and scaling social and digital marketing programs. Currently leading the enterprise social media program at a Fortune 500 financial services brand. Known among industry peers as an expert and “go-to”; frequently sought-after to speak to internal social teams, academia, and present at industry conferences. Leveraging cross-sector experience leading public relations and digital/social marketing teams to foster innovative strategies that drive tangible results. DJ is a returning judge after joining the panel in 2021.

Teri Wade

Teri Wade

Rippel

Director of communications and influence

Teri Wade

Rippel

Director of communications and influence

Teri Wade has more than 25 years of experience leading nonprofit communications and marketing programs for organizations in a variety of fields, including health and human services, education, philanthropy, and social research. She has served as a strategic communications consultant to numerous mission-driven organizations, helping them to develop strategies that build their visibility and influence. She currently serves as Director of Communications and Influence at The Rippel Foundation, a nonprofit operating foundation that works with health-focused partners throughout the United States to foster a future of equitable health and well-being for all. Before joining Rippel, Wade was the Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Amida Care, a Medicaid managed care health plan specializing in comprehensive coverage and coordinated care for New Yorkers affected by HIV. She previously served as Managing Director of Pro-Media Communications, a bi-coastal public relations firm specializing in social advocacy; Vice President for Communications at the Foundation Center (now known as Candid), a national organization that advances knowledge about philanthropy and the social sector; and Director of Marketing at Baruch College/CUNY.

Wade is on the Board of Directors of Ariva, a nonprofit organization that empowers low-wealth New Yorkers with financial management tools and assistance to help them achieve economic stability. She earned a master’s degree in corporate communication from Baruch College/CUNY and a B.A. in media studies from Fordham University. In 2019, she was recognized with a Schneps Media Power Women in Business award.

Madeline Wyatt

Madeline Wyatt

SUEZ in North America

Director, communications and creative services

Madeline Wyatt

SUEZ in North America

Director, communications and creative services

Mrs. Wyatt is a communications leader with over 20 years of experience in community engagement, employee relations, strategic and crisis communications. Additional areas of expertise include planning and executing major events, policy and procedure development, employee development and creating brand engagement. Mrs. Wyatt delivers a unique combination of corporate and design experience with extensive expertise in marketing, public relations, communications and stakeholder engagement.