French Minister Delegate Fleur Pellerin, left, receives the "Korea Image Stepping Stone Bridge Award," from Choi Jung-wha, president of Corea Image Communication Institute (CICI), at the Minister's Office in Paris, France, in this prerecorded video image. / Courtesy of CICI
Dignitaries and winners of the 10th Korea Image Awards pose before the ceremony held in southern Seoul, Wednesday. From left in the front row are: former Louvre Museum Director Henri Loyrette; French Ambassador to Korea Jerome Pasquier; jazz vocalist Nah Youn-sun; High-level Expert Panel on Water and Disaster Chairman Han Seung-soo; Samsung Electronics Executive President Lee Don-joo; CICI President Choi Jung-wha; and U.S. Ambassador to Korea Sung Kim. In the second row from left are: Cs President Didier Beltoise; Taekwang Industrial Vice Chairman Shim Jay-hyuk; Culture, Sports and Tourism First Vice Minister Cho Hyun-jae; Presidential Committee for Cultural Enrichment Chairman Kim Dong-ho; Actor Park Joong-hoon; ruling Saenuri Party lawmaker Yoo Il-ho; and Samsung's Chief Communications Officer Rhee In-yong.