Antonio Gigliotti

Antonio Gigliotti

Creative Director at Saatchi & Saatchi
Milan, Italy

Summary

At 18, I broke the Italian record in 110m hurdles.Since then I never stopped: Naples, Rome, Milan, Amsterdam. I shot to the top from being an intern copywriter at Saatchi & Saatchi Rome, to Bates, Testa Group, BGS D'Arcy and finally to Saatchi & Saatchi Milan where I work since 2003. As a Creative Director since 2013 I manage different people for the strategic and creative needs of my clients and I lead pitches and creative presentations for national and international brands (especially in GDO, retail and fashion-luxury markets).
2013-oggi SAATCHI & SAATCHI (MI)creative director Banca Popolare di Milano, Bauli, Calzedonia, LIU-JO and Ferrari fragrances, Intimissimi, Tonno Nostromo, Novartis, Stroili jewels, Vhernier
2003-2013 SAATCHI & SAATCHI (MI)deputy creative director Averna, Bauli, B&B, Banca Popolare di Milano, Calzedonia, Ferrero, illy, Mondadori, P&G, Stroili, Vhernier
2000-3 BGS D’ARCY (MI)supervisor copywriter P&G Oral Care Europe, Champion, Ray-Ban, Swatch, IKEA
1999-0 GRUPPO TESTA (MI)senior copywriter Acqua Lete, Alfa Romeo, Spray-Pan
1996-9 BATES ITALIA (MI)Ballantine’s, Beretta, Energizer, Fabbri Editori, Manetti & Roberts, Manitoba, Seat
1994-6 ALL PARTNERS (Roma)Corrriere dello Sport, Fazi Battaglia, FENDI, Olio S. Sabina, RDS
1994 SAATCHI & SAATCHI (Roma)Renault, Swish, Totip, Tribunale diritti del malato, Guttalax
Teaching:- Creative Writing c/o IEO Rome- “Advertising with the ’X-FACTOR” at Pisa University (2010)- Master in Copywritng and Advertising Communication at IULM University Milan (2011-2017)- Master in Communication Luxury at POLIMODA Florence (2017) 

Positions

Creative Director
Milano, Italy
March 2013 - Present (4 years 5 months)
Bauli, Banca Popolare di Milano, Calzedonia, Intimissimi, Ferrari & Liu Jo perfumes, Tonno Nostromo, Novartis, Stroili, Vhernier
Deputy Creative Director
Milano, Italy
March 2003 - March 2013 (10 years)
Averna, Bauli, B&B, Calzedonia, Carlsberg, Coccinelle, Grazia + Flair (Mondadori), Ferrero, illy, Intesa Sanpaolo, P&G (oral care), Banca Popolare di Milano, Stroili, Vhernier
Copy Supervisor
BGS D'Arcy
March 2000 - March 2003 (3 years)
Responsible for ORAL CARE EMEA P&G
Copywriter
Testa Group Milano
1999 - 2000 (1 year)
Acqua Lete, Alfa Romeo, Honda Moto, Spray Pan
Copywriter
Bates
1996 - 1999 (3 years)
Ballantine’s, Beretta, Energizer, Fabbri Editori, Manetti & Roberts, Manitoba, Seat

Education

Scienze della Comunicazione

Università degli Studi di Salerno
1990 - 1994 (4 years)
Scienze della Comunicazione

Graduated Advertising

Istituto Europeo di Design
1986 - 1990 (4 years)
art direction and copywriting

Similar Talent

Jeff Levine
Creative Director
Jeffrey Alec Communications
Christoph Kock
Creative Director
Heimat Werbeagentur GmbH
Hobart Birmingham
Creative Director
RPA, Santa Monica
Brian Hayes
Creative Director
MMB
Cherie Davies
Creative Director
Sudler Sydney
Adam Reeves
Creative Director
Goodby Silverstein & Partners
Flavio Pantigoso
Creative Director
FCB Happiness Brussels
Michel De Lauw
Creative Director
McCann WorldGroup France

Create a free Talent profile and become a member of AdForum

Get Started