Creative Director

Noel Nickol


Noel Nickol recently joined DNA from Rokan in New York, where he led an integrated group of creatives focused Cadillac, Verizon, and Hallmark. Prior to Rokan, Noel held senior creative roles at Leo Burnett, Colangelo, and The Gate Worldwide. As an award-winning writer and creative director, Noel has brought his unique thinking and insights to other iconic brands including, American Express, Avis, Don Julio, TD Ameritrade, and Trojan Condoms.

Noel believes that great communication is driven by both imagination and humanity, and that the best advertising often brings these together in new and unexpected ways.

His work has been talked about in places like the New York Times, USA Today, Good Morning America and ESPN. He has received industry awards and recognition including the Clios, EFFIEs, Google Creative Sandbox, the FWAs, Creativity and Communication Arts. Noel’s experience also includes working on Filipo Berio Olive Oil, Green & Black’s Chocolate, Fresca, Cuervo, Guinness, Burt’s Bees, and Arm & Hammer.