Jaideep Mahajan a.k.a JD, Vice-President and Executive Creative Director, JWT Delhi has decided to move on after spending a little more than a year at the agency. He had moved to JWT from Rediffusion Y&R in November 2010 where he was a Creative Director working on Bharti Airtel and LG accounts. During his stint at JWT, JD created some memorable campaigns for the 15-year-celebration for Pizza Hut, Sony Vaio X Series with Kareena Kapoor and ‘Breakfast shall win’ for Tropicana - to name a few.
Though no official confirmations could be obtained at the time of filing this report, confidential sources in the know of this development have confirmed the news to exchange4media. JWT officials could not be reached for a comment. JD’s next destination remains unknown.
Starting as a freelance surface designer, JD joined the world of advertising as a Junior Art Director at FCB Ulka (DraftFCB Ulka now) in 1996. Since then he has worked with agencies like McCann Erickson, Leo Burnett, Contract Advertising, Rediffusion Y&R and his latest stint at JWT. In the industry for more than 15 years now, JD has worked on brands like Hindustan Motors, LML Vespa Scooters, Microsoft, Bacardi, Coca-Cola, Motorola, GM, Nestle, Cathay Pacific, MasterCard, Nestle, Dabur, HCL and many more.