Alexandre Gama Puts Latin America On The Map
Alexandre Gama has taken the long road to success. A native of Brazil, Gama began his career in advertising after graduating from Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation. All the way back in 1982, as a copywriter for Standard Ogilvy & Mather, Alexandre established himself as a special talent.
After 9 years of sharpening his chops, Gama moved onto work as a creative director for the Brazilian firm. He began to be noted for his creative eye, winning numerous industry awards in the 1990s.
By 1999, Alexandre Gama was known throughout the entire world as a creative genius, and started his own agency, Neogama. With his work there, Gama has gone on to win 23 Golden Lion awards from the Cannes Film Festival, as well as numerous other industry awards. In 2008, Cannes selected him to teach a Masterclass, the first Latin American to do so. It is these honors as well as many other ones that has helped Gama become one of the most sought after creative advertising executive in the world. His creative mind, along with his entrepreneurial acumen, has made the industry take heed of other talent from Latin America. With over 35 year of experience, Gama’s work is unparalleled.