Nicolas path was traced to become a designer in the surf industry, having grown up near the Atlantic and being on boards for as long as he could remember. But instead, he chose to go into advertising, to ride the waves of different kind of Mavericks.
Moving to Paris he joined the creative department of the French independent agency Herezie with his friend and school mate Jacques Denain. Over the past 4 years, he and his creative partner developped creative solutions for international brands such as Essilor, Coca-Cola, Unilever, Zwilling or Barilla. To date, they have been awarded more than 50 times and last year, their "Beauty of Sharpness" campaign was ranked as one of the world's most awarded print by the Gunn Report, winning Gold at Cannes, pencils at the D&AD and a Grand Prix at the New York Festival.
For Nicolas, advertising is like the perfect wave: an everlasting quest where you have to find balance, pleasure, focus and determination in order to create the perfect run…