Nadav Markel

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Work Experience


Freelance Art Director

I lead projects in social and digital advertising from initial concepting through production for clients such as Microsoft and DirecTV.
February 2017 - Present California, United States


Associate Creative Director

I led the development and production of all creative at a small ad agency with diverse work ranging from digital and social to TV. I played a lead role in high level strategy and planning as well as client presentations and new business pitches. I also directed and managed junior creatives and outside production vendors.
Brands: Zicam, Heluva Good and NBCUniversal.
July 2014 - July 2016 New York, United States


Art and Creative Direction

Worked at several agencies including Attention and Mediacom. Brands: Microsoft Canada and Audi.
July 2013 - July 2014 New York, United States

Big Fuel

Associate Creative Director

Responsible for creative development of campaigns, daily posts, and influencer programs across all relevent social channels. Led designers, writers and coders to develop highly engaging content, while ensuring it's all on strategy and on brand.
Brands: Chevy, Samsung, Budweiser, Best Buy, State of Montana
August 2011 - June 2013 New York, United States

TBWA\Chiat\Day New York

Art Director

Responsible for concept, design, presentation and production of national and global ad campaigns, websites, mobile and social media applications.
Brands: Skittles, Combos, Kraft, Michelin, Absolut, Birds Eye
June 2009 - August 2011 New York, United States

Art Director

Responsible for concept, design and production of ad campaigns, sites, games and other media.
Brands: Del Monte pet foods, Mars,
British Airways, E*Trade
June 2007 - May 2009 New York, United States


Art Director

AtmosphereBBDO, Saatchi Healthcare, Mammoth Advertising
Brands: AT&T, Showtime
November 2006 - June 2007 New York, New York, United States


Art Director

Responsible for concept, design and production of ad campaigns, sites, games, and other media.
Brands: HP, ONDCP, Motorola, Gerber, Roche
October 2003 - November 2006 New York, United States


School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Professional Studies

Advertising and Graphic design courses
New York, New York, United States

Wheaton College


Degree in Biology
September 1991 - May 1995 Norton, Massachusetts, United States