Mondragón is a Senior Copywriter at Casanova McCann in Los Angeles, California. He is originally from Colombia and was recognized top 1 copywriter in Colombia in the One Club ranking 2017 and among the top 50 Most-Awarded Copywriters in 2016 by Direct New Ideas.
Since starting his career in Colombia, he has been behind several award-winning projects such as the Second Chances initiative (2019-2020), for Donate Life California, and The BulletPen Project (2016- 2017), created for the signing of a peace treaty that aimed to end 52 years of war in Colombia. His work has won a variety of awards from Cannes Lions, One Show, Clio, LIA, New York Festivals, Arts Director Club, Radio Mercury Awards, Effies, Ad Stars, and Young Lions, among others.
Mondragón has worked for many national and international brands such as California Lottery, Carl’s Jr, eBay, Covered California, Nestle, Canon, PepsiCo, Schwarzkopf, Boomerang TV, and The Ministry of National Education in Colombia. His work has also been featured on CNN, Deutsche Welle, NBC, ABC, Telemundo, Little Black Book, in the Miami Herald, and other news outlets.
Beyond his passion for the business, Mondragón is writing a book for his beautiful son, Thiago Mondragón, who doesn't give a hoot about his daddy’s rankings in advertising.