Luis Miguel Messianu, President and Chief Creative Officer at Alma DDB announced the appointment of Diego Yurkievich as Sr. VP, Executive Creative Director for the agency.
Yurkievich, an Argentinean national, brings 20 years of international experience to the role and will head up the agency's dynamic creative team reporting directly to Messianu. He has worked for international and national advertising agencies in New York, Portland, Prague, Barcelona, Miami and his native Buenos Aires.
Diego comes to Alma DDB from multicultural agency Global Hue, New York where he most recently held the position of Sr. VP, Executive Creative Director overseeing the creative direction for Verizon Wireless, Telecom Fios, Bermuda Department of Tourism, U.S. Census Bureau, NY International Latino Film Festival, Subway, Jeep and Dodge.
In his new role, he will head up Alma's creative department, and be responsible for campaigns across USA for some of the country's leading brands including McDonald's, State Farm, Clorox, Visit Florida, Florida Anti-Tobacco, Cricket and Perdue.
Additionally, Alma DDB also announces the appointment of Juan Diego Guzman to join the team as a Creative Director for the agency. Guzman was formerly Associate Creative Director of Global Hue Detroit where he worked for brands such as Jeep, Chrysler and Dodge.