Isiaka Gbodiyan

Creative Lead



Isiaka began his professional career with Yusfaith Lithographic Industry in January 1995 as a Finish Artist and Designer. In April 1996 he joined Products Promotions Ltd. and moved on to Rosabel Leo Burnet as SNR Executive /Creative in May 2001 until December 2004. He then worked as a Creativity Director with DDB Lagos from January 2005 to May 31, 2008. He was the pioneering hire tasked with the responsibility of brand structuring, templating, hiring, training and brand custodian for the NEXT and NEXT ON SUNDAY BRAND with Timbuktu Media Ltd. in the capacity of an Art Director for their multi-platform newspaper, NEXT in May 2008. His training and course immersion history encompasses Brand Building, Marketing, Communicating Business Ideas, Photography/Lighting, printing and Newspaper Designing/ Templating, both on and off shores. He is a member of the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON) with over 15 years working experience in advertising, creative designs and photography directions.