GALLEGOS United announced it has hired Dino Spadavecchia as executive creative director. Spadavecchia will oversee development and execution of creative concepts for all clients. He reports directly to Harvey Marco, co-president and chief creative officer.
“I’ve known Dino for a long time and he’s a great fit for GALLEGOS United,” said Marco. “He’s one of those rare people in our industry who still believes in craftsmanship and draws inspiration from what’s going on in the real world, not just the world of marketing.”
Prior to joining GALLEGOS United, Spadavecchia recently held positions at David&Goliath where he oversaw creative work for Kia, LG Mobile, and Zico Coconut Water. He’s also worked on many high-profile brands including Toyota, HP, Hyundai, Chevrolet, Mazda, Nintendo, Coca-Cola and others. Over the course of his career he has held various creative and leadership roles at Saatchi and Saatchi, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, and Leo Burnett, among others.
Spadavecchia’s work has been recognized by all international advertising awards including Cannes Lions, The One Show, Clios, D&AD awards, Effies and Webbys.
“I’ve admired GALLEGOS United and their creative reputation for many years, and can’t wait to work on the impressive client roster,” said Dino Spadavecchia. “The opportunity to work with all the talent and partners at GALLEGOS United to continue to push creative boundaries and raise the bar even higher is something I’m really looking forward to.”