Monday, July 24, 2017

Droga5

Wednesday, Mar. 29, 2017

David Droga, founder and creative chairman of Droga5, will be honored with the Lion of St. Mark award at this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

Droga is one of the most awarded creatives at Cannes Lions. He won his first Lion aged 19 and has achieved more than 70...

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016

Droga5 New York has promoted executive producers Jesse Brihn and Bryan Litman to the joint role of co-heads of broadcast production, reporting to chief creation officer Sally-Ann Dale.

Brihn joined Droga5 in February 2015 and has led campaigns for clients such as Google, Johnsonville, Air...

Monday, Sep. 19, 2016

Droga5 New York has made three key new hires in its production department. Ross Plummer and Amanda Revere have joined as executive broadcast producers, and Shayan Amir­-Hosseini comes aboard as executive interactive producer. The three additions come on the heels of Lucia Grillo taking on the...

Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Havas Worldwide NY has brought Pete Gosselin and Jay Hunt on board as creative directors. The duo comes over from Droga5 where Gosselin was sr. copywriter and Hunt served as sr. art director. The award-winning creative pair will be working with the TD Ameritrade team at Havas.

Since...

Friday, Jul. 15, 2016

Droga5 has appointed Lucia Grillo to serve as production development director. The newly created role comes as the headcount of the combined production departments has grown to approximately 180 people, and within this, the diversity of Droga5’s offerings has grown tremendously.  
Grillo...

Wednesday, Jul. 13, 2016

Ryan Barkan and Mike Ladman have joined Droga5 New York as music supervisors, two new roles at the agency. Barkan and Ladman will further develop Droga5’s music and audio capabilities while seeking new opportunities for the agency and clients within traditional and nontraditional spaces. Barkan...

Tuesday, Jun. 21, 2016

Ben Davies, who had most recently served as head of broadcast production at Droga5 NY, has joined Furlined as executive producer/director of development. 

At Droga5, Davies had a hand in lauded work for Under Armour, Hennessy, Toyota, Newcastle Brown Ale, Honey Maid, Chobani and Spotify,...

Monday, Jun. 20, 2016

Chris Watling has been appointed by Droga5 London as its first head of production. Watling’s first day at his new roost will be July 4. He’s spent the past 10 years with BBH London working across award-winning campaigns for Axe, The Guardian, Weetabix, British Airways, Audi and Barnados, among...

Thursday, Apr. 28, 2016

Rick Dodds and Steve Howell, creative directors at Droga5 New York, have been promoted to executive creative directors at the agency’s London office. In their new leadership roles, Dodds and Howell will report to chief creative officer David Kolbusz.

Dodds and Howell have been creative...

Friday, Oct. 23, 2015

Topping SHOOT’s quarterly VFX/Animation Chart is a visually ambitious Under Armour commercial, “Rule Yourself—Anthem,” directed and shot by Oscar-winning (for Christopher Nolan’s Inception) cinematographer Wally Pfister of production house RESET for Droga5, New York.

In...