Previously at VMLY&R NY and Droga5, Phillip has over 15 years of agency experienceGlobal creative collective Forsman & Bodenfors has announced the hiring of Phillip Pastore to lead and evolve the creative technology team in its New York co-headquarters. Phillip will sit at the intersectional of production and creative to help develop scalable technology-driven creative content and solutions across Forsman & Bodenfors New York’s client roster.
Previously from VMLY&R NY and Droga5, Phillip has over 15 years of agency experience and is skilled in design, full-stack development, motion graphics, and 3D animation. In addition to leading creative and technology teams throughout his career, Phillip has created prototypes and deployed production builds for some of the most innovative and iconic brands in the world including Google, The New York Times, Android, Hennessy, HBO, ESPN, T-Mobile, New Museum, and Motorola, among others.
“Phil is a true interdisciplinary leader, a skilled designer, animator, and developer, as well as a collaborative and generous leader,” said Amber Wimmer, integrated production at F&B NY. “I’m incredibly excited to work with Phil again, and look forward to having him as our go-to technology partner to ignite business growth opportunities for both our clients and the agency.”
When not consumed by agency life, Phillip keeps busy by collaborating with other design and media professionals, and continues to add to his countless side projects, such as the FWA-winning typography app, AMPERGRAM
; Techstars finalist, Clash Audio Experiment
; Time’s PSA of the Day, Curb Your Video
; the controversial Chrome extension and ProductHunt Product of the Day, Drop United
; and Digg’s “most important blog on the Internet,” the photomanipulation-blog-turned-global-Snapchat-lens, Nosemouth
“I couldn’t be happier to join the Forsman & Bodenfors family. The creative talent throughout the entire collective speaks for itself,” said Phillip. “I'm excited to contribute to the work and inspire our teams through new ways of utilizing technology and rapid prototyping.”
Phillip's hiring comes on the heels of business growth and additional new hires at Forsman & Bodenfors New York. Earlier this month, the collective welcomed two lauded Swedish creatives, Johan Eghammer and Johan Olivero, to its creative department.