Marina Yael Stern
Jewish Hispanic White
Having taken her first steps into advertising after winning an extremely tough race for a spot in an internship at Y&R, today Marina is a Creative Director at Mercado McCann partnering with creative titans in leading business titans (including Coca-Cola, Netflix, Uber, TyC Sports and more). Before then and working in the US at The Community, she was entrusted mainly with Verizon (America’s Largest Wireless network) and had the privilege to work on other key accounts including Domino’s, Corona, Oreo, BMW, Google, Revlon, and more. Side-by-side with her team, she successfully delivered new business, e.g. Ritz and Sour Patch Kids. Having first joined the agency in Buenos Aires, she created internationally acclaimed campaigns for Rolling Stone Magazine, worked for brands like Ferrero Rocher and Emirates, landed new business pitches like Diageo and Universal Music, and took part in Mauricio Macri’s governmental & presidential campaigns (who became Argentina’s president in 2015). Most recently, she was summoned by the One Club for creativity to be part of the OOH & Print jury, by The Eye of Iberian America for both Content and Radio juries, by the Argentinean Creative Circle’s for the Film jury, by Sweden’s Luum Awards as a Social and Environmental juror, by Dossier’s Pencil best of Film, Ecuador’s El Cóndor jury, and she’s also had the honor to join the Grand Jury in the Ibero-American Advertising festival of El Sol, as a prize for winning the US Hispanic Young Lions competition in 2018. To date she has been awarded in national and international festivals (including Wave, Ojo de Iberoamérica, Fiap, Diente, Intercontinental Advertising Cup and Dossier’s Platinum Pencil).