Jakob Blom


Creative Director Anew, Denmark


Jakob Blom has been living and breathing advertising for almost 30 years. He is educated as copywriter and has a strong visual mindset where everything comes to life in pictures and moving images. He combines classic storytelling with timeless aesthetics and modern art direction. He started his career as a copywriter at Grey Copenhagen and after that at Young & Rubicam. He was pointed as creative director at the age of 30 – first at Grey Copenhagen, later at Bates Copenhagen. For the past 15 years at his own agencies. Jakob has won numerous awards in Denmark and abroad and has also been a frequent guest as a jury member in Danish and international juries. He has been working pan-Scandinavian and handled clients such as Danske Spil, SAS, Microsoft, Nokia, Shell, Colgate and many others. Jakob loves life, art, cooking, photographing, building, renovating and decorating houses, being with good friends - but first and foremost being with his wife, their three children and their dog, which of course is to be found at the agency every single day.