Y&R Singapore appoints Jon Loke as Creative Director, reporting to Chief Creative Officer Farrokh Madon
With more than a decade of experience in advertising and design, Loke has worked at some top agencies including Leo Burnett Singapore, Saatchi & Saatchi Singapore, Ogilvy & Mather Singapore and the renowned Mother London.
Loke has consistently won both national and international accolades for both creative and marketing effectiveness awards, including multiple hits at Cannes, D&AD, One Show, Clios, Communication Arts, Young Guns, Asian Advertising Awards (Spikes), Asia Pacific Advertising Festival, AWARDS, LIA, AME, Effies and Singapore Creative Circle Awards.
He was ranked among the Top 10 Young Guns in the world and Best New Art Director in the 2003 Creative Circle Awards. Jon has created numerous heavily awarded campaigns, which were consistently voted among the world’s top campaigns by both Campaign magazine and the Gunn Report.
Commenting on the appointment, Farrokh Madon says, “Jon is one of the brightest creative talents to emerge from Singapore in the past decade. He possesses strong conceptual ability and impeccable art direction skills. Add to this, he’s a genuinely nice guy – it’s easy to see why we’re happy to have him on board.”