Nene Parsotam

Creative Director, VINE Creatives
With over 17 years' experience working within the advertising and design industry, Nene is Creative Director, primarily an Art Director specialising in idea conception, digital campaign idea generation, layout, art direction and UI design. She has worked with Fortune 500 brands, large brands and advertising agencies, SMEs and expert individuals. Nene now runs VINE Creatives, a visual communications agency which works for and with scale-ups, entrepreneurs and businesses run by the African-Caribbean diaspora. Nene also co-founded and runs We Are Stripes, a career progression initiative which aims to address the ethnic diversity imbalance in the creative industry, starting with the creative advertising subsector. Nene has previously judged both the 2018 Professional D&AD awards in the Digital Design category and 2018 Eurobest Awards in both the Glass and Design, Print and Outdoor Craft category. In 2019, she had honour of being on the Industry Craft Jury for the Cannes International Festival of Creativity.