Icaro Doria joined Y&R NY as creative director in the summer of 2008, and runs the Bacardi, Financial Times and VH1 accounts.
He previously worked with Tony Granger at Saatchi & Saatchi NY, where he worked on brands including JC Penney, Crest, Olay and StuffIt.
In 2007, Icaro won five Cannes Lions, helping the agency to achieve 2007 Cannes International Agency of the Year. He also won 20 Clio Awards, and Saatchi was named 2007 Clios International Agency of the Year. That year Icaro was also named by Creativity Magazine as the Most Awarded Copywriter in the World.
He has had three campaigns ranked in the Top 10 by The Gunn Report and also holds the distinction of being the most published creative in Luerzer’s Archive magazine over the last five years.
Icaro’s career spans three continents – from his native Brazil to Portugal, before hitting the U.S. in 2005.
He has won several Golds at Cannes, Clios and The One Show, as well as Grand Prix in the most important award shows in Europe and Latin America.
Icaro proudly judged the 2007 London International Awards, as well as the 2007 and 2008 Clios Awards.