Michal Pastier Group Creative Director  |  ZARAGUZA / Bigname / Exponea , Czech and Slovak Republic
(Slovak Republic)

Michal Pastier is a fan of the Burning Man festival, co-owner and Creative Director of advertising agencies Zaraguza, branding agency Bignami, and Chief Creative Director in the fastest growing SAAS company in Europe - Exponet.

In 2016, Michal was ranked among the top 100 European innovators by the Financial Times. A year earlier, he was on the front page of Forbes Slovakia as leader of the 30 Under 30 list. With over a hundred creative awards, he is the youngest holder of the prestigious FILIP Award for his exceptional contribution to Czech advertising.

Michal graduated from the Department of Marketing Communication in Bratislava, he is a member of ADC Slovakia, an association of creative workers in advertising (Art Directors Club).


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