McCann Sydney has scooped the former founding partner of Colman Rasic Sydney, Dejan Rasic, as executive creative director.
Full release below:
“McCANN Australia, the world’s most awarded creative agency, has announced the appointment of Dejan Rasic as Executive Creative Director at their Sydney office.
Melbourne Executive Creative Director, John Mescall said: "I'm genuinely thrilled to have Dejan as part of the team. First and foremost, he's a guy who focuses on the quality of the product – which is what McCann is all about. And he's a great person to work with, both within the agency and also from the client side. He'll make us better, and I can't wait for him to get stuck into it."
CEO, Ash Farr said: "Dejan is the real deal, truly a 21st century creative whose work is focused on real world impact through thinking that lives beyond singular channels. He is going to be a great partner and completes a formidable team of senior leadership talent at McCann Sydney"
Rasic’s career has spanned over eighteen years at creative agencies in Australia, Singapore and London. In 2007, Dejan was a founding partner of Colman Rasic Sydney. In 2012 the agency joined forces with 18 Feet & Rising, London.
Over the course of his career Rasic has won numerous awards, including fourteen Lions at Cannes. His work has also been awarded at One Show, D&AD, The Andy’s and various other festivals. In 2007, he was ranked #1 creative in Australia by Campaign Brief magazine. Dejan has judged at leading shows including the Cannes Lions Festival and D&AD.”