JAKARTA, INDONESIA — Global marketing and communications company INNOCEAN Indonesia recently appointed Chow “KK” Kok Keong as Chief Creative Officer. Based in Jakarta, KK will be leading the Creative Department, working in partnership with James Lee Sang Seok, chief executive officer of INNOCEAN Indonesia.
“I’m extremely excited about this adventure with INNOCEAN network. Being the biggest market in the region, Indonesia is definitely a place full of possibilities. I’m looking forward to creating exceptional marketing communications and creative innovations for our clients,” KK said.
KK left his Regional ECD role in Hakuhodo network last December. With more than two decades of experience and expertise in local and global brand communications, he’s handled a wide range clients in South East Asia. One of the most awarded creatives in the region, KK has taken home more than 250 international advertising awards including five D&AD Pencils, three One Show Gold Pencils, and numerous medals at Cannes Lions, One Show, Clio, LIAA, Spikes Asia, Asia Pacific AdFest, Busan Ad Star, and Effie Asia. These awards collectively led him to be ranked No.1 creative in Indonesia by Campaign Brief Asia for four years in a row.
Seok said, “I believe this will be the beginning of a new chapter for the network. As the regional hub of business and communication, INNOCEAN Indonesia will continue to expand our services in Indonesia and other markets in Asia-Pacific region. With more insightful brand strategies and stronger creative communications, I am confident that we can deliver outstanding creative innovation to our clients, upward and forward.”
INNOCEAN is headquartered in Seoul, Korea with operations in over 30 markets located in the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and more than 3,000 creative individuals around the world. Launched in May 2005, INNOCEAN leads marketing and communications strategies and implementation for a wide array of global and local brands. With its extensive experience working with numerous large-scale global tent pole events in sports, auto, expos and others, as well as its growing investment in and commitment to digital, big data, platform and mobility services, INNOCEAN is valued by clients for its ability to provide sophisticated and comprehensive marketing solutions.