Starting July, Publicis Romania has a new Chief Creative Officer, Jorg Riommi. Half Italian and half German and a combination of rigorousness and creativity, Jorg Riommi worked during the last three years as Executive Creative Director at Saatchi Frankfurt. During the last year, he also coordinated Saatchi’s office in Berlin and successfully contributed in bringing Saatchi Germany from 38th place in the creativity top in 2011 to 5th place last year.
Jorg has over 12 years of experience in advertising and after working in 4 countries in Europe and South America. Over his career, he received over 60 awards in major international ad festivals like Cannes Lions, Clio, London International Awards, Eurobest, New York Festival, Golden Drum, AdPrint or ADC Italia.
After previously working in Romania (copywriter and than Creative Director at Saatchi), Jorg returns, this time to take over the lead of one of the biggest creative departments in Romania.
We looked for a leader that will bring a new perspective, vision and inspiration. The references and international expertise, combined with the knowledge of the Romanian market, offer Jorg an unique and valuable expertise. He is the most suited person to exploit the fantastic potential of our creative department and to bring agency’s creative product to the next level
Managing Director, Publicis Romania
I am happy to start this new chapter in Romania together with Publicis. A top agency, with an extraordinary portfolio, and a lot of talent and potential. I am eager to put to work my abilities and energy so, from my new position, to be able to stimulate the development of efficient ideas, with massive impact for our brands and even with international echos. I intend to intensify the integration of PR, digital and social media elements in all we make for relevant and contemporary campaigns, in line with the highest international standards. I am happy to be in a place that inspires me and on a market with extraordinary opportunities for great marketing
Chief Creative Officer, Publicis Romania
Jorg took over the position after it was vacant for couple months, following the departure of Razvan Capanescu – former Chief Creative Officer Publicis Bucharest – which left the agency and relocated abroad.