I’m Ercole Egizi,
My entire career I’ve been trying to help clients and agencies understand the importance of being brave.


About me

I’m Ercole Egizi,

My entire career I’ve been trying to help brands and agencies understand the importance of being brave and how it has a positive effect on the work produced and the results that follow.
I have boundless passion for developing creative business ideas and great design, winning new accounts, and elevating a company’s creative profile.
My approach to marketing is one of constant innovation; using this to positively influence work in my teams to produce brilliant results.

Leadership positions:
– Namecheap.com – Director of Creative Lab (Worldwide)
– Havas Creative Group Moscow – Durex (Europe, Russia, )
– BBDO Proximity – Pepsi Co brands (Mena Region)
– Kennedy+ Castro – Fiat Abarth (US+Europe)
– McCann – Unilever/Carte D’Or (Europe)
– Grey Milan – P&G/Ace (Europe+Eastern Europe)
– Grey Milan – Seagram/Glen Grant Whisky (Italy+Germany+Spain+Portugal)

Back in 2008, I founded and managed Kennedy+Castro – a successful boutique agency with offices in London, Rome and New York.

Creative leadership for international advertising networks such as Hill Holliday, Publicis, Grey Worldwide, McCann Erickson, The Band, Kennedy+Castro, BBDO Proximity and Havas Creative Group in Moscow, Boston, New York, Rome, London, Amsterdam, Milan and Dubai.

Durex, Peugeot/Citroen, Sanofi, Mondelez Int’l, JDE (Jacobs Douwe Egberts), AB InBev, Air France/Klm, Danone, Perfetti VanMelle, Visa, Pepsi, 7UP, Mercedes, Nastro Azzurro, Procter & Gamble, Unilever, Woolwich Bank, Gillette, Metro Free Press, Sab Miller Peroni, Fiat Abarth, Banca Popolare Milan, UNICEF , Seagram/Glen Grant, IP , Bank Boston, Lotus Software, Condé Nast, Telecom Italy, Monte dei Paschi di Siena and Action Aid.

Teaching & Lecturing Experience
I am passionate about education and have held several notable positions in top academic establishments.
I taught Advertising and Fashion at the Accademia del Lusso in Rome, Milan and Mumbai, with lectures at the Faculty of Science in Fashion and Costume at “La Sapienza”​ University in Rome.

I currently lecture in Digital Storytelling and work on a startup program which provides a marketing foundation for those looking to go into the industry.


I love typography, design and story with purpose.

Music is my religion.

I’m a musician My Fender Rhodes electric piano is a God.

I love mozzarella!

 Ksenija, Carolina, Samuel and Lota are all my life.