Filmmaker to receive lifetime achievement kudo at June confab
By ILYSE KAPLAN
Spike Lee will receive the PromaxBDA lifetime achievement award at the annual promotion biz conference set for June 28-30 in New York.
“He’s left an incredible mark on popular culture and inspired an entire generation with his work, intellect and personality and we are extremely proud to honor him with this year’s PromaxBDA lifetime achievement award,” said PromaxBDA prexy Jonathan Block-Verk of the filmmaker who has helmed numerous commercials during his long career.
Guest speakers at the confab at the Hilton New York include Lee, Al Gore and Gene Simmons.