To help you put faces and names to the ideas changing the brand-marketing world and to uncover the talent who have been flying below your radar, we once again bring you our annual list of creatives to know.
There's much to learn from the folks featured here, whether it's the Pinterest logo designer who's now making creative waves at his new agency home or the women behind last year's most enviable and inspiring innovation.
Youna Chung, Youbin Bang,Yeonjoo Lee, Misu Yi
The Cheil team behind the most envied, game-changing idea of 2011
Droga5 Copywriter Changes World, and Then Some
Doug Fallon & Steve Fogel
Grey N.Y. CDs keep viewers in stitches with DirecTV's fabulous "What If" scenarios
Mark Lewis and Matt Fitch
Childhood mates are up to plenty of good, for The Guardian and more at BBH London
Tomohiko Hayashi & Kensuke Sembo
Two-man Japanese team Nuuo aims to improve life through technology, robots
BBH New York Creative Director Tells Some of the Brand World's Best Stories, for Google, Puma
Juan Carlos Pagan
Pinterest logo designer now making waves at DDB New York
You'll never know where you end up with the innovation director at +Castro Buenos Aires