Personnel: Creative agency CC15 expands Management with Stephen Quell

Berlin/Munich, August 29, 2022. Creative Cosmos 15, CC15 in short, is expanding its Management. Stephen Quell will become Co-Managing Director of the creative agency on September 1, 2022. CC15 will henceforth be jointly managed by Stephen Quell and the current Managing Director Nico Buchholz. Buchholz will continue to be responsible in particular for the areas of project management and strategic client consulting, while Quell will take over all creative services of the agency.

In recent years, Stephen Quell developed numerous successful campaigns as Creative Director at the agencies Heimat and Jung von Matt/Spree, among others for Sixt, Spreequell and the German Confederation of Skilled Crafts. Most recently, at Serviceplan he was in charge of the budget of ARD and the Berlin public transport company BVG. Quell has received various awards for his work, including ADC Germany, Europe and Worldwide, Clio Awards and Effie.

Nicolas Paalzow, CEO of PANTAFLIX AG: “With Stephen Quell, we are strengthening our team with an exceptional, very creative head from the German advertising and communications industry, who is joining our CC15 at precisely the right time. He has initiated groundbreaking campaigns at the country’s leading creative agencies which will be remembered. I am delighted that we were able to win Stephen for our agency and am convinced that he, together with Nico Buchholz and the entire team, will lead CC15 into the next stage of development as a leading testimonial agency.”

Stephen Quell, designated Managing Director at Creative Cosmos 15: “CC15 understands how to merge advertising and entertainment like no other agency. Nico and I want to be measured on entertaining with ideas - the world is serious enough as it is.”

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