The jury for the Digital part of Best of Scandinavian News Design 2014 has been appointed. SNDS has gathered a strong team of well-known faces and newcomers, fully competent to judge the vast of Scandinavian Digital News Design.
Ulf Høgsberg (SE)
Ulf Högberg is an award-winning creative director who has worked for some of the world’s largest media companies including CNN, ITV, IDG and Schibsted. His work has received worldwide recognition and dozens of awards including several Webby Awards, a Peabody Award and a National Press Foundation Award.
Elisabeth Svendby (NO)
Digital Designer at DB Medialab, where she is working on the redesign of their niche sites from Aller Media. She is the former chief designer of Dagbladet.no, and has the previous 3 years worked at many different media houses in Norway, as an advisor and consultant in their redesigns. She is trained in graphic and web design, as well as programming, from Østfold University College and The University of Bremen, Germany.
Kim Schou (DK)
Kim Schou is a web journalist at Kristeligt Dagblad (k.dk) where he works with a full palette of text, video, sound and design tools. He is a classic news reporter and writes and designs interactive and long-form news stories. He also provides overview and thematises the newspaper’s major output of articles. Previously, Kim Schou worked as assistent editor for Egmont Serieforlaget, overseeing the production and design of Marvel and DC graphic novels for Scandinavia. His work for k.dk has been recognized by Best of Scandinavian News Design.
Björn Heselius (FI)
Head of visual department at Hbl, the largest Swedish-language newspaper in Finland. Manages layout staff and infographic journalists and focuses on workflows in the newsroom. Art- and Creative Director for news presentation on paper and digital platforms and the brand development of Hbl. Has been part of major redesign projects with international consultants at Hbl.
Kim Bjørn (DK)
Head of Digital Design at Ekstra Bladet. Graphic designer, writer and lecturer. Kim has been working with web design, newspaper- and magazine design for decades and has been the course leader of several training programmes within graphic design, digital design etc.