• company


  • position

    Co-Head of Production

  • website

  • when

    Nov. 7th 14:30

about the speaker

Ruben Mercadal, Co-Head of Production at Droga5 New York, is a cross-platform content and creative HOP. He holds a wide range of experience, having worked on feature films, long-form dramas and TV programs and music videos. He’s also worked in advertising across all disciplines of production: production companies (GodmanPassion Pictures), in post production and at the agency level, including seven years at BBH London where he produced award-winning work such as Johnnie Walker’s The Man Who Walked Around the World campaign, which won the Best in Show at the One Show and various Cannes Gold Lions. Ruben is creatively driven and passionate about producing highly effective, award-winning work as well as providing production and management solutions for brands and clients. He has produced and overseen production on Droga5’s most recent work for Hennessy and The New York Times, including the two-time Cannes Lions Grand Prix – and D&AD Black Pencil winning campaign The Truth Is Worth It


at ciclope

Droga5’s Co-Head of Production, Ruben Mercadal and Senior Art Director, Ben Muckensturm, along with The New York Times’ Head of Enterprise Brand, Chanelle Kalfas, and director Mackenzie Sheppard (Bonaparte) will dive into their work for More of Life Brought to Life, the campaign that showcases how journalism provides a more connected understanding of the world around. The conversation will be moderated by journalist Olivia Atkins.