Janez is Executive Creative Director at Luna\TBWA. He joined the advertising world in 1989 as a student at the Academy for Theatre, Radio, Film and Television at University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. After graduation, he started his career as a copywriter at agencies Magenta, Luna and Studio Marketing/JWT, where in 1995 he was promoted to Creative Director and later to the position of Director of Creative Department. He joined Luna\TBWA as a Creative Director in 2001 and currently holds the position of Executive Creative Director. He works with important national and international clients (BMW, Telekom Slovenije, Laško Union Brewery, Atlantic Grupa, Slovenian Lottery, Lidl Retail Stores, Delo Newspaper etc.).

In his career, he received many international as - well as national advertising awards (Cannes Lions, Epica Winner, Golden Drum, Slovenian Advertising Festival, Effie). In 2011 he received the prestigious Advertising Personality Award which is awarded by Slovenian Advertising Chamber.

Favourite partnership: Red Bull and everything they do

Favourite sports club: Olimpija Ljubljana

Favourite athlete/sports personality: Ayrton Senna

Favourite sports event: F1 Grand Prix of Belgium in Spa - Francorchamps

Favourite business personality: Elon Musk

Favourite brand overall: Volvo

Favourite quote: “42.”