Manfred Zechmann

Senior Creative Director

More than 25 years of experience as an Art Director and Creative Director for international agency networks including Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide, Thompson and RSCG in New York, Florence and Vienna. Co-founder at the high-tech startup Bull Connect Communication Technologies. Consultant for other startups like Red Cube Telecom AG and Philips Access Point Company. Member of the Board of Management at IT Layer (IT Software & Development Agency). Self-employed since 1991.

To serve as Creative Director and Head of Design for agency networks such as: American Express, Ciba Geigy, ECHO (European Community, Humanitarian Office), Fiat, igm Robotic Systems (worldwide), IBM, Ikea, Julius Meinl, Lufthansa, Mannesmann Telecommunications AG (Launch in Austria), Mobilkom Austria AG, Moulinex, Make-a-wish-foundation, Raiffeisen Bank and Zeneca Pharma.

National and international creative awards: Effie, Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival, Cresta, Posters and Graphic Design Festival, NY Art Directors Club and London International Awards. Interviews and publications in magazines (a.o.): Communication Arts, Lürzer’s Archive and Novum.