2016 ame grand jury
Daniel Brito - Creative Director, FCB Brasil, Brazil
BrazilGraduated in advertising with a MBA diploma in marketing from FGV, Daniel began his career 14 years ago at Giovanni FCB. While still a junior copywriter, he was awarded several prizes by festivals such as Cannes, London, New York, Clio, and FIAP. These results led him to a brief employment at legendary agency DPZ and, soon after, to a long-lasting job at Contemporânea, a creative boutique which was later on absorbed by Euro RSCG. In 2007, he returned to FCB, assigned with the mission of handling the international accounts of SC Johnson and Kraft Foods. In 2010, he set out for a gig at the headquarters of the company in Chicago. Back in Brazil, he was a member of a team in charge of establishing, in Rio de Janeiro, a branch of the world’s largest and most awarded school of creation: Miami AdSchool, at which he is presently the coordinator and a teacher. In 2013, he took the position of creative director at the Rio de Janeiro office of the FCB network.
Ricardo Gandolfi - Founder and Creative Director, Terremoto, Brazil
Founder and Creative Director
BrazilRicardo is the creative director of Terremoto (a totally independent ad agency) and founding member of the Creative Club of Parana State (CCPR), with specialization in copywriting at Portfolio Center, in Atlanta (USA). A Finalist at One Show and New York Festivals, Ricardo has been awarded dozens of times in Brazil. Some of his latest career highlights as copywriter and creative director include winning Outdoor of The Year, in 2009, 2010, 2013 and 2015, at the Voto Popular National Award (the only world competition where just consumers vote). And, The Best South Newspaper Print at ANJ - National Newspaper Association, in two consecutive editions. In 2013, had a work featured on the cover of Luerzer’s Archive magazine. In 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2013 he has also won the Newspaper Grand Prix at the RPC Creative Award (Globo Network). In 2015, he received the ACT Responsible Cannes Tribute - Public’s Choice Grand Prix, in the Planet category. In 2011, Ricardo was invited to join the New York Festivals Grand Jury. And in 2012 + 2013 + 2014 + 2015, to join the AME Awards Grand Jury.
Tiago Lara - Strategic Planning VP, Leo Burnett Tailor Made, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Strategic Planning VP
Leo Burnett Tailor Made
Sao Paulo, BrazilTiago is planning director for Leo Burnett Tailor Made where he's responsible for all communication strategies for three major accounts: Fiat, Rossi (a real state company), and Iveco. During his career he also worked at Ogilvy Brazil, Fischer America, and Famiglia, working with a long list of brands such as Nova Schin, Caixa Economica Federal, Reckitt Benckiser, Citifinacial, Dove, Toyota, Honda, Electrolux, LG, Monsanto, Panasonic, Polenghi, Ponto Frio and Vivo.
Cases like ""Experimenta"" for Nova Schin, ""Verão Sem Vergonha"" for Dove, and ""Novo Uno"" for Fiat are some examples of his work. Tiago has been awarded by important strategic festivals all over the world and been part of important advertising and planning festivals' juries.
Kevin Zung - Executive Creative Director , Publicis Brasil, Brazil
Executive Creative Director
BrazilHe earned his Bachelor in advertising at the Communication and Arts School of USP, the best university in Latin America (Ranking QS), and attended design and photography courses at Central Saint Martins in London. He’s been working in advertising industry for 14 years.
Kevin collected many international awards, including the most prestigious ones, such as Cannes Lions, D&AD, One Show, Clio, London Awards and New York Festivals. He has been working for many global and local leading brands such as Chevrolet, Nestlé, P&G, Citibank, Sony Channel and Heineken.
Beyond the advertising business, Kevin is founder and parter of a geek brand called Studio Geek, which creates licensed products inspired by pop culture.