Creativity Award 2019 Chief Creative Officer of the Year: Richard Brim, Adam&Eve DDB
Under the direction of Richard Brim, Adam & Eve DDB’s creative work has become some of the world’s most admired and awarded. Since he joined the agency in 2013, it has won seven Grand Prix awards at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity as well as being named Agency of the Year at Cannes in 2014 and 2018. He’s known as the “King of Christmas” overseeing all the agency’s holiday work, including last year’s John Lewis campaign featuring Elton John. Creative highlights in 2018 included a male suicide-prevention installation for CALM consisting of 84 sculptures of men perched on rooftop edges in London.