Advance Global Australian Awards presents: David Droga, Founder and Creative Chairman of Droga5. The Advance Global Australian Awards celebrate Australians living overseas, who exhibit remarkable talent, exceptional vision, ambition and who are future leaders and innovators in their chosen field. They are the only awards to recognise the important contributions of the more than one million Australians living abroad."
David is a strong believer of the power of creativity to make a difference. As Founder and Creative Chairman of Droga5, David’s unique and industry-leading work has positively impacted the Obama presidency, the global water crisis and inner-city education and created ground-breaking initiatives for some of the world’s largest brands including Microsoft, Coca Cola, Kraft, and Puma. David’s international career began in Sydney, where at age 22, he became Partner and Executive Creative Director at OMON Sydney. David has since worked in Singapore, London, and New York, where he launched his own agency, Droga 5, in 2006. To date, David is the single-most awarded creative at the Cannes International Advertising Festival, with over 70 Cannes Lions, including 6 Grand Prix and 4 Titanium lions. He has been inducted into the American Advertising Federation Hall of Achievement and was the first recipient of the Boards magazine Lifetime Achievement Award.