vice-president/associate creative director
Sakol Mongkolkasetarin (S¯a-k¯ol Mông-k¯ol-k?as-?e-târ-in) is a 1990 graduate of the Visual Communications Design Department at California State University, Long Beach. Born in Bangkok, Thailand, and raised in Orange County, California, he started his career in advertising as an art director at Cochrane Chase Livingston & Co. He went on to work at DGWB Advertising, Hal Riney & Partners, as well as starting his own agency, Acme Advertising. His work has been recognized by Communication Arts, The New York Art Directors Club, The One Show, D&AD, Clios, Graphis, Archive, the San Francisco Show, the Los Angeles Beldings and various other award competitions. Currently, Sakol is vice-president/associate creative director at BBDO West where he resides in San Francisco with his wife, Violet and daughter, Stella, who love him enough to take his name.