Jorg Riommi is inducted as the newest member of the Golden Drum Hall of Fame
Jorg Riommi, Chief Creative Officer, Publicis Groupe Central and Eastern Europe is inducted as the newest member of the Golden Drum Hall of Fame, a selected group of visionaries and dreamers who have fought courageously and passionately for the progress of the creative industry.
Jorg Riommi is an italo/german creative leader based in Bucharest, Romania.
As Chief Creative Officer of Publicis Groupe Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), he oversees the creative output of the Groupe’s creative brand agencies across 14 markets. He is also the Chief Creative Officer of Publicis Groupe Romania and a member of Publicis, Leo Burnett and Saatchi&Saatchi Global Product Committee (GPC).
Prior to his current role, he has been part of Saatchi & Saatchi in Rome, S. Juan Puerto Rico, Bucharest, Frankfurt and Berlin, and a join creative for several network projects in Madrid, Amsterdam, Paris, Copenhagen, Geneve, Brussels, Milan, New York amongst others.
He has also been part of several international juries including Cannes Lions 2017, Dubai Lynx 2018, London International Awards 2019, One Show 2020, D&AD 2021 and was the regional Chair for Europe and Global Judge at the Andy’s 2022.
Jorg’s work gained more than 300 awards including multiple Grand Prixs and Golds at all the major advertising festivals such as D&AD, Cannes Lions, One Show, Clio, LIA, Eurobest, Golden Drum, ADC. He’s particularly proud of his D&AD Black Pencil.
In recent years, he was part of the team behind Burger King’s iconic Moldy Whopper global campaign that has been ranked #1 most awarded advertising campaign in the world by the WARC ranking 2021.
ʺI’m extremely humbled, proud and happy for the induction in the Hall of Fame of the Golden Drum festival, the most recognized and important creative and advertising festival in the greater CEE region. I have many, many people to thank for this – all those who believed in me at the beginning and along the way, and all the amazing Publicis Groupe talent who contributed to do what we did, together.
Established in 2010, the Golden Drum Hall of Fame virtual wall reads the names of great women and men. The list grows with careful consideration and a sense of gratefulness to those, whose names and actions we should never forget. These are members of the Golden Drum Hall of Fame in alphabetical order: Jure Apih, Adrian Botan, Farid Chehab, Michael Conrad, Ivan Čimburov, Meta Dobnikar, Dushan Drakalski, Csaba Gosztonyi, Andrey Gubaydullin, Ami Hasan, Mariusz Jan Demner, Jaime Mandelbaum, Jiri Mikeš, Juli Nemes, Johannes Newrkla, Günseli Özen, Milka Pogliani, Ulrich Proeschel, Jorg Riommi, Jason Romeyko, Daniel Ružička, Dragan Sakan, Juraj Vaculik, Vital Verlič, Jarek Ziebinski and Darek Zatorski.Golden Drum, pr awards, award