Gabriela Lungu is an integrated creative executive with over 10 years experience in PR. She has worked for more than 20 years in the marketing communications sector for top firms in advertising, PR and social, in different countries, cultures and environments.
She has proven creative results, having won more than 150 awards & nominations in the last 10 years, among which many coveted PR trophies such as PR Cannes LIONS, Platinum & Gold at EMEA SABRE Awards, Global SABRE Awards, European Excellence Awards, IPRA Golden World Awards etc.
She has been the PR Jury Chair of both the the iconic CLIO Awards and the Dubai LYNX International Festival of Creativity. She has also been a juror for many top international competitions such as Cannes LIONS, D&AD, Effie UK, Campaign BIG Awards, AD Stars, Dubai LYNX, EMEA SABRE Awards, Young LYNX, EUROBEST Young Creatives, as well as judging a host of local competitions.
She is currently leading WINGS Creative Leadership Lab, a nomad lab that helps companies all over the globe to drive creativity and innovation through training sessions, workshops, ideation sprints or uplifting public talks.
Before founding WINGS CLL, she was Global CMO for NOTINO, with the HQ in the Czech Republic. Prior to that she worked in London as Creative Partner with TBWA\London, and Chief Creative Officer UK & EMEA of PR network Weber Shandwick (25 offices).
Back in her home country Romania, Gabriela run successfully two agencies. One was the Bucharest office of Ogilvy PR Worldwide. The other one was her own firm – she founded it in 2006 as a communications boutique focused on results through creativity; it was acquired by the global network Publicis Groupe a few years later, when the agency was ranked as one of the most creative PR firms in the world, and it is now an MSLGROUP office.
Gabriela currently lives in Prague with her family, but travels often all around the globe for both work and fun.