Gil Kuruneri
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Gil Kuruneri

VP, Creative Director. Edelman NYUnited States
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Gil Kuruneri
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Gil Kuruneri

VP, Creative Director. Edelman NYUnited States
About me
Gil is a creative professional, music entrepreneur, and decorated military veteran living in New York City. By day Gil works for a top-tier global ad agency, and by night he’s a well respected DJ and owner/A&R of three underground dance music record labels. His dual careers have allowed him to simultaneously travel the world as a DJ while climbing the professional ranks of the advertising industry. Before starting his creative career, Gil conducted clinical research at Brown University following his undergraduate studies at the University of Connecticut.
Projects
  • The Refugee Nation - Bringing the world together to support refugees.
    The Refugee Nation - Bringing the world together to support refugees.Find out more about the refugee nation here
  • Freedom Voices
    Freedom Voices
  • The 'All-American' Family Portrait
    The 'All-American' Family PortraitA SOCIAL EXPERIMENT What makes a family an “all-American” family? HP set out to answer this question by recruiting a diverse group of Americans and asking them to create their own portrait of an “all-American” family. We discovered that there is a big difference between the picture many of us have of the “typical” American family and the reality of American families today. Share Your Family Portrait #reinventmindsets HOW THE STUDY WORKED In this study, we set out to test perceptions of tradition
Projects credited in
  • Championing Diversity: This Black History Month 2018, meet 100 creatives inspiring change
    Championing Diversity: This Black History Month 2018, meet 100 creatives inspiring changeKaren Blackett OBE Chief executive at MediaCom Karen Blackett OBE, is chairwoman of MediaCom and a widely admired leader in ad-land, known for infusing authenticity with success. Karen was the first businesswoman to top the Powerlist 100, champions her uncommon position as a senior black woman in the advertising industry and openly discusses her working-class, second generation immigrant roots when in conversation with press. Karen is a huge inspiration for diversity in the creative industry.
Work history
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    Associate Creative DirectorOgilvy
     - United StatesFull Time
Skills
  • Creative Direction
  • Brand Management
  • Brand Strategy
Education
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    MBABerlin School of Creative Leadership
    Berlin, Germany