Juries of the International Advertising Awards

2017

Vinny De Araujo

Associate Creative Director
Zimmerman Advertising
USA

Vinny DeAraujo is an award-winning creative with a passion for exploring the intersection of technology, art, and effective communication. He recently returned to Zimmerman Advertising after serving as Associate Creative Director at Young & Rubicam Miami, where he led creative development for Coca-Cola, FedEx, and beIN Sports. He learned his craft at Miami ad School.

Vinny started his career as a copywriter at McCann, and has also spent time at La Comunidad, Momentum Worldwide, and TBWA. Through the years, he has worked on brands such as TAM Airlines, MasterCard, Corona, Rolling Stone Magazine, Giraffas, Banco do Brasil, Jamba Juice, and others.

His work has been awarded by the New York Festivals, Festival Cúspede, Lisbon International Advertising Festival, and AdStars, Asia’s largest advertising festival. He’s also been featured in Creativity-Online, Ads of the World, E! News, Adforum, Adweek, and the Ellen DeGeneres Show.