Mr. Molla, 39, moved from being a Nike creative director at Wieden & Kennedy to starting his Miami agency five years ago.
"Jose is a great cultural observer and has a knack for delivering simple, pure ideas that galvanize diverse audiences," says Bob Stohrer, VP-brand and communications at Virgin Mobile.
"Young Hispanics are driving U.S. culture," Mr. Molla notes. "Being ethnic is cool [and] agencies that understand this have an advantage" in reaching all types of people.
* Executive creative director
* Founded agency with his brother, Joaquin