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Members of the Jury

Uwe PetersenUwe Petersen: Born 1952, member since 1984
1st chairman since 2004
Organiser of Stuttgarter Spielemeisterschaft and Süddeutschen Spiele-messe, director of Baden-Würternbergische Spiele-Archiv.

Synes Ernst
Synes Ernst: Born 1947, member since 1982
2nd chairman since 2004. 1st chairman 1994-2004
Swiss journalist and editor
Reviews in various daily papers

Dorothee Hess
Dorothee Hess: Born 1954, member since 1989
Legal advisor in an international media corporation
Reviews in Aachener Zeitung and spielbox.

Tom Werneck
Tom Werneck: Born 1939, co-founder
Communications Consultant
Co-founder of Deutsche Spiele-Archiv, manager of Bayerischen Spiele-Archiv Haar, game designer and author of many books, reviews in several daily papers.

Wieland HeroldWieland Herold: Born 1950, member since 1994
Deputy Headmaster at Göttinger Gymnasium
Created a game library and the newspaper Alea for his school in 1984. Since 1989, organizer of the Göttinger Spielautoren-Treffen and the publication Spiel & Autor.
Reviews in several local German papers, including spielbox.

Tom Felber
Tom Felber: Born 1963, member since October 2000
Swiss journalist
Reviews in Neuen Zürcher Zeitung, organizer of game days in ski hotels and game events like Krimitage.

Chris Mewes
Chris Mewes: Born 1951, member since October 2001
Project Manager within applied research
Co-founder of Bayrischen Spiel

Iris Treiber
Iris Treiber: Born 1954, member since October 2001
Reviews in Esslinger Zeitung, Kieler Nachrichten and Main-Echo

Stefan Ducksch
Stefan Ducksch: Born 1967, member since October 2003
Free-lance journalist (sport) for radio/tv WDR in Bielefeld.
Game reviews in WDR since 1993, game articles in various newspapers since 1994.

Bernhard Löhlein
Bernhard Löhlein: Born 1965, member since October 2003
Editor for a local christian radio K1 in Eichstätt.
"Game of the Week" shows at regional radio IN in Ingolstadt.

Birgit Nössler
Birgit Nössler: Born 1967
Freelance journalist
Reviews in Leipziger Volkszeitung since 1990
Member of the Children's jury 2001-02
© Mik Svellov 25. okt 2004