Neogama is one of Brazil’s top advertising agencies when it comes to winning awards and receiving recognitions. The communications and advertising company was founded in 1999 by Alexandre Gama. Gama was born and raised in Brazil and has done a lot to contribute to Brazilian business culture. He holds two degree’s, in communications and advertising, both from the Armando Alvarez Penteado Foundation. In 1988, Alexandre Gama landed his first job in the advertising field. Since then, he has built a business, art show, music project and company.
Within Alexandre Gama’s many successes, he has won a variety of awards. His company Neogama was the first company in existence to win a Lion from the Cannes Festival in their first year of operation. His company also won two additional Lions in a single year, but in two different categories. This is the first time a Brazilian company has managed to do so. In 2007 Alexandre Gama was named one of the seven most important and influential business professionals. He was also awarded the title Agency Director of The Year for his role at Neogama. About a year later, he was recognized as entrepreneur of the year and was elected a top leader in communications. He is also one of the first Latin American to teach a class at the Cannes Festival.
In addition to all his awards from his advertising work, Alexandre Gama found success in other artistic fields. Gama held his own exhibition at the Brazilian Art Museum in 2014. His one of a kind show lasted two months and was even marked as cultural event on the countries event calendar. That same year, Gama created VIOLAB. It is an unique music project ment to showcases Brazilian artists. With all of his recognitions, Gama is now one of six members who sit on a global board of creative directors.
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