Roy Torres, Group Creative Director

Roy is currently Group Creative Director at VML working cross office between Atlanta, Bogotá and sometimes K.C. and NY. His career began at Y&R NY working on brands such as Land Rover, MTV, LG, and Bacardi. From there, he had stints at Droga5 Australia, Anomaly and Grey NY.

While at Anomaly, he helped create the award-winning global campaign for Converse "Shoes Are Boring. Wear Sneakers" and at Grey, the Gun Crazy PSA for States United to Prevent Gun Violence.

His work has been recognized in every major advertising award show including Cannes, One Show, Clios, London International, YoungGuns and the Andy’s. In 2013, he was ranked #2 Art Director in U.S.A., #14 International in Lürzer's Archive Magazine.

Roy also helped start the New York branch of Miami Ad School as one of their first instructors, leading several students to win at multiple award shows.

He currently lives in Atlanta, GA and rides a 1996 Harley Davidson Sportster.

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