Bartek Klimaszewski

Creative Director, McCann Worldgroup, Poland

Bartek Klimaszewski always wanted to be a car journalist. He ended up as a copywriter. His advertising career started 15 years ago. At the age of 26 he arrived at DDB Warsaw for his internship. Fired from his first real job at LOWE after a month. For the next decade he worked for Ogilvy, Y&R and again Ogilvy. At the beginning of 2014 he moved to K2, Poland’s largest independent digital agency. Bartek says: “It was like being an intern again. But far better paid.”

Three years ago, Bartek joined McCann Worldgroup as a Creative Director.

Bartek worked for clients such as Mastercard, Coca Cola, Opel, KFC, WWF, MetLife, LOT Polish Airlines, Santander, Orange and many more. During his career he won over 80 local and international honors and awards including KTR Polish Ad Club, Cannes Lions, New York Festivals, Effie, Eurobest, MIXX Awards and of course Golden Drum.