‘No, No, No, No, No, No, No, Yes’ lecture at the AJC ACCESS 20/20 in Washington DC.

– Mom, I’m the one, who is in charge of the weather.  The one, who is in charge of the temperature, of the atmosphere…
– What do you mean by that? She asked me.
– Mom, whenever there’s the right temperature, the right weather, people can be more creative.

Plenary Panel: ‘Broadening the Conversation’ with Ambassador Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel in New York; Scott Siff, CEO, BrandAsset Consulting, Y&R; Zavi Apfelbaum, Senior Head of Brand Management at Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs; and Gideon Amichay, former Chief Creative Officer and Joint Managing Partner in Shalmor Avnon Amichay / Y&R Interactive, Tel Aviv. Moderated by: Gil Lainer, Consul for Public Affairs, Consulate General of Israel in New York

 

About Gideon Amichay

Founder & Chief Creative Officer of No, No, No, No, No, Yes a creative boutique based in New York City, focused on innovative advertising and marketing solutions. Instructor at SVA; International speaker about innovation, creativity and advertising; TEDx speaker. Former Chief Creative Officer, Joint Managing Partner (1994-2011) Shalmor Avnon Amichay / Y&R Interactive Tel Aviv, Israel. In 2010, Shalmor Avnon Amichay was acquired by WPP’s Y&R. Gideon Amichay led the agency to be the market leader in creativity and innovation, and one of the 4 biggest agencies in Israel since 1998. Won Israel’s best agency award – 7 times. Served as the President of the Direct Jury at the 2012 Cannes Lions Advertising Festival. Gideon will be doing a TED talk at TEDx Jerusalem this coming November (2012) Gideon lives and works in NYC. Currently looking for challenging business problems and impossible briefs whatever the medium. More: Won 19 Cannes Lions (2008 – 12) the highest number of Lions, in the Israel advertising history. 2nd Media Agency of the Year, Cannes Lions 2008. 2nd PR Agency of the Year, Cannes Lions 2011. Won Grand LIA (2009) at the London International awards, and 7 more LIA Awards (2008 – 11). Won 9 Clio awards for Innovation, Content & Contact and more (2008 – 11). Won Israel Effie Platinum Award, Grand Effie and more than other 20 Effie Awards (8 Gold). Won a special award from the United Nations (UN) (2010). Speaker: Cannes Lions 2011, DLD Tel Aviv 2011, New York Festival 2010, Eurobest 2009, IDC TED Inspired Innovation Forum IDC Herzliya, AJC Access 20/20 Washington D.C. and more. Lecturer: Tel Aviv MBA Business School, Jerusalem Hebrew University MBA Business School, Bezalel Art & Design Academy, SVA/MFA Design New York (Designer as Author + Entrepreneur Department), Pratt Institute New York, (Arts and Cultural Management Advertising and Promotion), and more. Work for International brands: Mercedes Benz, Smart, Hyundai, Orange, American Express, Heinz, Toshiba, Yellow Pages, Stella Artois, Nestea, Strauss, Danone, Actimel, Teva, Colgate Palmolive, Elmex, Vax, KitchenAid, Getty Images, Aids Task Force, The Atzum Task Force on Human Trafficking, and many more. Berlin School of Creative Leadership Executive MBA, Leadership, Business, Creative 2006 – 2008. Bezalel Academy of Art and Design BA (HONORS), Design Advertising 1986 – 1990.
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