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Hi! I'm Bruno Leo Ribeiro, a Brazilian senior creative / art director & lead designer based in Helsinki & The FWA Judge. With more than 19 years of experiece on digital and full-services agencies, I've been creating concepts and executions for brands such as AppleNokia Phones, IBM, Finnair, Fiat, Renault, LG, Helmann's, Nestlé, Fazer, among others.

I have worked with some of the top advertising and full-service agencies in the Brazilian industry, such as Lew Lara / TBWA and internationally, at hasan & partners Helsinki, Havas Helsinki and Mirum Agency (Wunderman Thompson Finland) and freelancing for agencies such as Fallon Prague and KKLD Berlin (WPP Group). Currently I'm at Kettle on-site at Apple.

I've been working and learning with some of the top advertising agencies in the Brazilian industry, such as Lew Lara / TBWA and Fischer & Friends, and internationally at hasan & partners Helsinki, Havas Helsinki and freelancing for agencies such as Fallon Prague and KKLD Berlin (WPP Group). I'm currently working at Mirum Agency Helsinki.

I have worked with some of the top advertising and full-service agencies in the Brazilian industry, such as Lew Lara / TBWA and Fischer & Friends, and internationally, at hasan & partners Helsinki, Havas Helsinki and Mirum Agency (Wunderman Thompson Finland) and freelancing for agencies such as Fallon Prague and KKLD Berlin (WPP Group). Currently I'm at Kettle in San Francisco Bay Area.

I've been honored and nominated in some of the most important advertising festivals, such as: Cannes Lions, One Show Interactive, New York Festivals, Eurobest, Epica Awards, Effie Awards, The FWA, Cresta International New York, among others. I am member of The FWA Jury and I was member of the preliminary jury of the Cresta New York Awards 2012 and Ad Stars, South Korea 2017 and 2018.

In more than 10 years, I have worked with clients like Fiat, Renault, LG, Helmann's, Nestlé, Fazer, Nokia, Finnair, IBM, Stockmann, Valio, among others, and also doing personal projects like "Music Emojis", "Advertising NFL", "Album Cover Cover" and "Advertising FC".

I've been honored and nominated in some of the most important advertising festivals, such as: Cannes Lions, One Show Interactive, New York Festivals, Eurobest, Epica Awards, Effie Awards, The FWA, Cresta International New York, among others. I am member of The FWA Jury and I was member of the preliminary jury of the Cresta New York Awards 2012 and Ad Stars, South Korea 2017 and 2018.

What to expect from me? Curiosity and passion.

Feel free to contact me at brunoleo(at)gmail.com or call me at +1(669)307-3612

Find Me Around |  @brunoleoribeiro |  LinkedIn

What to expect from me? Curiosity and passion.

Feel free to contact me at brunoleo(at)gmail.com or call me at +1 (669)307 3612

Find Me Around @brunoleoribeiro |  LinkedIn

Awards

- Cannes Lions (3 Shortlists) - Promo & Activation, Outdoor & Direct.
- Effie Award Finland (1 Gold and 1 Silver)
- One Show Interactive (1 Bronze Pencil) 

- New York Festivals (1 Silver) 
- Cresta International Advertising (1 Award)
- Eurobest (1 Bronze)
- Epica Award (1 Silver)
- Guldägget Sweden (Golden Egg) 2013
- The FWA (1 Site Of The Day)
- Red Apple Moscow International (1 Silver)
- El Ojo de Iberoamérica (1 Bronze)

Juries

- The FWA - Since September 2015 
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2018
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2017
- Rating Runet (Russia), 2017
- Cresta Awards - Preliminary Jury, 2012 
- Vuoden Huiput (Best of Finland), 2017

Juries

- The FWA - Since September 2015 
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2018
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2017
- Rating Runet (Russia), 2017
- Cresta Awards - Preliminary Jury, 2012 
- Vuoden Huiput (Best of Finland), 2017

Juries

- The FWA - Since September 2015 
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2018
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2017
- Rating Runet (Russia), 2017
- Cresta Awards - Preliminary Jury, 2012 
- Vuoden Huiput (Best of Finland), 2017

Juries

- The FWA - Since September 2015 
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2018
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2017
- Rating Runet (Russia), 2017
- Cresta Awards - Preliminary Jury, 2012 
- Vuoden Huiput (Best of Finland), 2017

Juries

- The FWA - Since September 2015 
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2018
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2017
- Rating Runet (Russia), 2017
- Cresta Awards - Preliminary Jury, 2012 
- Vuoden Huiput (Best of Finland), 2017

Aditional Awards

- Wave Festival (1 Silver) 
- Digital Communications Awards (Best Viral)
- Colunistas Brazil (1 Gold) 
- Colunistas Brasilia (1 Grand Prix, 4 Gold, 1 Silver)
- Vuoden Huiput Finland (3 Gold, 3 Silver, 3 Shortlist)
- Adforum ACT Responsible Selection 2017
- Voitto Finland (Social and cultural series)
- MTL Finland (Campaign of 2015 & International Campaign)
- Grand One Finland (1 Winner and 2 Honorary Mentions)
- Golden Hammer Latvia (1 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- Golden Drum (2 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- PIAF Awards (2 Shortlists)

Aditional Awards

- Wave Festival (1 Silver) 
- Digital Communications Awards (Best Viral)
- Colunistas Brazil (1 Gold) 
- Colunistas Brasilia (1 Grand Prix, 4 Gold, 1 Silver)
- Vuoden Huiput Finland (3 Gold, 3 Silver, 3 Shortlist)
- Adforum ACT Responsible Selection 2017
- Voitto Finland (Social and cultural series)
- MTL Finland (Campaign of 2015 & International Campaign)
- Grand One Finland (1 Winner and 2 Honorary Mentions)
- Golden Hammer Latvia (1 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- Golden Drum (2 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- PIAF Awards (2 Shortlists)

Aditional Awards

- Wave Festival (1 Silver) 
- Digital Communications Awards (Best Viral)
- Colunistas Brazil (1 Gold) 
- Colunistas Brasilia (1 Grand Prix, 4 Gold, 1 Silver)
- Vuoden Huiput Finland (3 Gold, 3 Silver, 3 Shortlist)
- Adforum ACT Responsible Selection 2017
- Voitto Finland (Social and cultural series)
- MTL Finland (Campaign of 2015 & International Campaign)
- Grand One Finland (1 Winner and 2 Honorary Mentions)
- Golden Hammer Latvia (1 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- Golden Drum (2 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- PIAF Awards (2 Shortlists)

Aditional Awards

- Wave Festival (1 Silver) 
- Digital Communications Awards (Best Viral)
- Colunistas Brazil (1 Gold) 
- Colunistas Brasilia (1 Grand Prix, 4 Gold, 1 Silver)
- Vuoden Huiput Finland (3 Gold, 3 Silver, 3 Shortlist)
- Adforum ACT Responsible Selection 2017
- Voitto Finland (Social and cultural series)
- MTL Finland (Campaign of 2015 & International Campaign)
- Grand One Finland (1 Winner and 2 Honorary Mentions)
- Golden Hammer Latvia (1 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- Golden Drum (2 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- PIAF Awards (2 Shortlists)

Aditional Awards

- Wave Festival (1 Silver) 
- Digital Communications Awards (Best Viral)
- Colunistas Brazil (1 Gold) 
- Colunistas Brasilia (1 Grand Prix, 4 Gold, 1 Silver)
- Vuoden Huiput Finland (3 Gold, 3 Silver, 3 Shortlist)
- Adforum ACT Responsible Selection 2017
- Voitto Finland (Social and cultural series)
- MTL Finland (Campaign of 2015 & International Campaign)
- Grand One Finland (1 Winner and 2 Honorary Mentions)
- Golden Hammer Latvia (1 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- Golden Drum (2 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- PIAF Awards (2 Shortlists)

Some Clients

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Experience

Experience

Experience

Experience

Experience

Kettle, USA
Mirum Agency Helsinki, Finland

Havas Helsinki, Finland
Hasan & Partners, Finland
Adjetiva, Brazil
Talk Interactive, Brazil
Lew,Lara / TBWA, Brazil
Fischer America, Brazil
Bees Publicidade, Brazil
Agência Plá, Brazil
Digital Mediavox, Brazil
INdT (Nokia Institute), Brazil
Metrópole Design, Brazil
AgênciaClick Isobar, Brazil

Some Interviews & Press

Some Interviews & Press

Some Interviews & Press

Some Interviews & Press

Some Interviews & Press

TIME: Interactive Finnish Coffee Shop Puts Internet Users in Control
Gizmodo: Annoy This Free Coffee Shop's Patrons From the Safety Of Your Browser
BBC News Europe: Finnish design festival's internet-controlled cafe
PSFK: Internet Controlled Cafe Makes Users Understand The Power Of Design
Correio Braziliense, Brazil: Interview about Project Album Cover Cover
The Creators Project: Album Cover Covers: Reimagines The Art Of Iconic Records
Classic Rock Lifestyle, n° 24 - Italia, 2014: Cover Art: Time is Rock.
Creative Bloq: Album artwork of the week: 'Album Cover Cover'
Design Taxi: Art Director Gives Popular Album Covers A Redesign
Digiday: Art director side project: Soccer uniforms for ad agencies
Creativity by Ad Age: If Agencies Were Football Teams
PSFK: Device Dispenses Beer When Two Strangers Charge Their Phones Together
Creativity by Ad Age: What if Agencies Were NFL Teams?
The FWA: Interview
Mashable: Artist pays homage to the rock 'n' roll gods by turning them into emoji
Laughing Squid: Legendary Bands and Musicians Reimagined as Emojis
Design Taxi: Art Director Creates Emojis For Popular Bands And Musicians
Talenthouse: Get To Know: Bruno Leo Ribeiro
The Guardian: Finland's national emojis feature headbanger and naked sauna-goers
TIME: Finland Is Launching a Special Set of National Emoji
CNN: Naked saunas, headbangers and old phones: Finland embraces emojis
Fox News: Finland's interesting choices for national emoji
Eunoia (Carolyn Hadlock): I asked Bruno Leo Ribeiro why he does personal projects
The FWA: Meet The FWA Judges: Bruno Leo Ribeiro
Co.CreatePreteen YouTube Make-Up Tutorials Turn Sinister In These Child Rights
Lovely Planet:  Watch a short film on the beauty of travel that premiered in Helsinki Airport

Adweek: A Reclusive Author Tries to Stay Anonymous in This Airline’s Short Film

This is a personal portfolio and contains published conceptual ideas developed for previous clients. All rights reserved. © Bruno Leo Ribeiro 2022.