THE REBELS 2015 JUDGE – TOM PUNCH
GLOBAL CREATIVE DIRECTOR, VICE MEDIA
“I want it to be a true experience, not just a luxury hotel. Something that makes you reappraise what you value.”
Tom Punch is VICE Media’s Global Executive Creative Director, responsible for overseeing all aspects of VICE’s creative operations at the VICE headquarters in Brooklyn, New York. Tom is a highly accomplished creative director, boasting a distinguished track record of success in a range of entertainment, event, content and digital media. Prior to joining VICE, he worked at several leading media companies – including Mother, where he worked as a creative director, overseeing a range of branded content and experiential programs. Some of his projects have included the award-winning Xbox Kinect launch experience that led to the fastest growing technology product of all time; a global branded entertainment campaign around the World Tour event series for Red Bull Music Academy; and a multimedia campaign and NBC primetime TV show for Audi, featuring the US Olympic ski team. In addition, Tom has worked at Group M Entertainment, Recorded Picture Company, Absinthe Minded LTD, and was one of a handful of people selected for WPP’s Fellowship Program in 2005.