Pepe Aguilar, founder of Bloom, is one of the most influential creative leaders in U.S. Hispanic advertising. Bloom, Creative Prosperity Agency, is based on the principle of prosperity for the brands, clients, agency talent, and consumers.
Pepe is a creative leader and cultural activist who is on the top-two list of most awarded creatives in U.S. Hispanic advertising, both in Cannes Lions 2019 and Effie Awards 2020. Campaigns such as Immigrant Songs and Hispanic Star led Pepe to be a guest speaker at the United Nations during Hispanic Leadership Summit 2019, as well as Cannes Lions Live 2020.
Master storyteller, skilled in creating high-level strategy and media agnostic campaigns that come to life through multiple media platforms, and executed with the highest quality production values. A trusted advisor to clients and partners, with a remarkable expertise in developing thought leadership and strategic creative solutions that build extraordinary brands.
- Recognized with a total of 18 Cannes Lions across a variety of categories, including Activation, Creative Data, Health, Media, Mobile, Outdoor, Pharma, PR, Print, Promo, and a Grand Prix for Good shortlist, as well as 26 Effie Awards and many other international festivals.
- Grey North America's most awarded creative at Cannes Lions 2019 and Effie Awards 2020. Also led Grey Mexico to achieve first place in Mexico's Cannes Lions ranking 2015, as well as Effie Agency of the Year 2014.
- Well-known for working across a wide array of categories and brands, including Apple, Bacardi, Casa Cuervo, Coca Cola, Diageo, Epson, Ferrero, Ford, Fuji, Gerber, GlaxoSmithKline, Heineken, Honda, HSBC, Kimberly Clark, Lilly, Nestlé, NFL, Nike, Novartis, Pfizer, P&G, PlayStation, Renault, Shell, Sony, UDV, Unilever, Volvo, Walgreens, and Walmart.
- Performed as judge in Effie Awards for the last 5 years, as well as other prestigious festivals such as LIA Awards, Cresta Awards, Círculo Creativo U.S., Círculo Creativo Mexico, Ojo de Iberoamérica, and Grey's Global Creative Council.