www.rxmcreative.com

Summary:

Creative leader, entrepreneur, co-founder of RXM Creative, New York – award-winning agency specialized in integrated campaigns, social media, content and mobile.

Clients: Ray-Ban, Under Armour, GAP, Christian Louboutin, LVMH, Reebok, Toyota, Canon, IKEA, Coca-Cola, Tabasco, Hornet, Condé Nast, American Express, Harper’s Bazaar

Awards: Cannes Lions, Clio, Red Dot Design Grand Prix, Webbys, Art Director’s Club, Most Contagious Award.

Specialties: Creative leadership, Communications Strategy, Creative Concept, Creative Direction, Creative Business Management, Digital Marketing, Content Strategy, Content, Social Media, Influencer Marketing, Mobile, Video, Experiential, PR, Video Content, Interactive Installations, Real-Time content.

Work featured by The New York Times, WSJ, CNN, CBS, Adweek, Forbes, Mashable, Fast Company.

When I’m not working I’m probably implementing a Brazilian BBQ party in Brooklyn, where I live with my wife Michelle. I might also be found traveling to places without wi-fi, fixing something or shooting a video about an underground artist in a shaky elevator with my friend and team partner Mihai Botarel, in the quest of discovering the fabulous New York City.


 

Experience

Co-Founder and Creative Director at RXM Creative NYC

2014- present

RXM Creative is a creative social media agency specialized in content for fashion and lifestyle brands.

We create communication campaigns leading with social.

Strategic and creative partner for clients like: Ray-Ban, Under Armour, Tabasco, Sunglass Hut, Loro Piana, Christian Louboutin

Awards & Press: Cannes Lions, Most Contagious, CNN, New York Times, Mashable.

 


 

360i – New York 

Creative Director | 2012 – 2014
Clients: Toyota, Canon, Coca-Cola, New Orleans Tourism
Digital, Social Media, Content and Integrated Campaigns.

 


Ogilvy & Mather – New York

Sr. Art Director | 2009 – 2012
Clients: GAP, IKEA, American Express
Digital and Integrated Campaigns

 


 

Ogilvy & Mather – Germany

Art Director | 2005-2009
Clients: Unilever, Loose, Dusseldorfer Tafel, Carpo
Digital campaigns and branding including Donate-A-Meal.com, that won a Gold Cyber Lion in Cannes.

 


 

 “Cold Mountain” – Motionpicture

Art Director | 2002
Assisted Art Director Stelios Polychronakis

 


 

Inside Comm. 

Interaction Designer | 2001 – 2002

Clients: BMW, Aro Palace Hotels

 


 

Awards

Gold Cannes Lion (Cyber)
Bronze Cannes Lion (Mobile)
ADC Germany, ADC*E
Red Dot Design Award- Grand Prix
Red Dot – Best of the Best (Digital)
European Design Awards – Silver
Webby Award
New York Festivals – Bronze
Design Prize of the State NordrheinWestfalen – 1st Prize
IF Concept Award
Vimeo Staff Pick for New York Farm City
Vimeo Staff Pick for Opening Comodo


 

Publications

New York Times, CNN, CBS, Mashable, Fast Company, Novum Magazine, Slanted Magazine, ID Pure, Page


Exhibitions:

Museum of Modern Art, Museumsquartier, Vienna, Austria
Icograda World Design Congress, Beijing, China
Zeche Zollverein Design Museum, Essen, Germany
Herbstsalon, Berlin, Germany

 


 

Education

University of Applied Arts Dortmund, Germany
BA, Art/Design/Film 2003 – 2008

FH Dortmund is one of the most awarded Design and Film schools in Germany. The main classes have a strong focus on creating solid concepts and choosing the most suitable execution. I had an in-depth exposure to multiple disciplines: digital media, film, motion graphics, photography, typography, graphic design and fine art. My thesis, the digital installation “Surveillance Map of the World” has won theRed Dot Grand Prix and was exhibited in Magdeburg, Essen, Vienna and Beijing.

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