Felipe Machado

Felipe Machado

Associate Creative Director at Big Family Table
Los Angeles, United States

About me

Felipe is an Associate Creative Director/Copywriter, currently building HULU’s brand alongside his teammates at Big Family Table.

Across the past 13 years, Felipe has lived in 3 different continents and worked in agencies both small and large -- including Ogilvy Brazil, 72andSunny, and Deutsch LA.

He is very thankful to the people who helped him throughout his career and lucky to have worked on great brands such as Coca-Cola, Uber, Google, Volkswagen, Sony, Taco Bell and many more.

Felipe truly believes in creativity without a definition of a platform, and by combining universal insights, storytelling and technology, his work has been consistently recognized at every major international award show. This includes more than 10 Cannes Lions, a One Show ‘Best of Discipline’ and a D&AD Wood Pencil.

He is also a certified screenwriter, awarded with distinction, by the prestigious University of California (UCLA).

When Felipe is not doing “ads that don’t look like ads”, he’s writing politically incorrect comedy sketches or playing soccer alongside terrible players -- just like himself.







Languages
  • English - Pro
  • Portuguese - Native
  • Spanish - Pro

Positions

Associate Creative Director
Los Angeles, United States
July 2019 - Present (1 year 1 month)
Associate Creative Director Jul 2019 – Present
Client: HULU

ACD/Sr. Writer
Los Angeles, United States
January 2018 - July 2019 (1 year 6 months)
Clients: Google, Dolby, Truth, Adidas, Activision
Sr. Creative Copywriter
Los Angeles, United States
January 2015 - January 2018 (3 years)
Clients: Uber, Volkswagen, Taco Bell
Copywriter
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
March 2009 - November 2011 (2 years 8 months)
Clients: Cultura Inglesa, CBN, Surfrider Foundation
Journalist
Petrobras
Brazil
January 2005 - March 2008 (3 years 2 months)

Education

TV Writing

June 2020 - June 2020 ()

Advertising

June 2020 - June 2020 ()

Media/Journalism

June 2020 - June 2020 ()

Other professional activities

PHNX Tribute, Paris

Awards Jury Member

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