Interesting facts about our specialists.
As the Principal and Managing Director, Ömer brings with him a wealth of experience that has been gained while working at some of Australia’s and Asia Pacific’s best known advertising agencies.
As the former General Manager for ICON, Doorley Abram Davis and Chapman, Grey Advertising and Trinity Matrix (Singapore), Ömer has over three decades of industry experience in senior roles and has also worked for J Walter Thompson, Leo Schofield and Associates, Doorley Buchanan and Batey Kazoo.
Ömer has led small and large teams working on blue-chip accounts such as: Ford, Kellogg’s, Procter and Gamble, Konica, Unilever, Burger King, Taubmans, Australian Electoral Commission, OPSM and Oracle across both Australia and Asia Pacific.
Ömer’s unique understanding and exposure to all facets of the industry, ensures that he is able to manage and implement every aspect of a fully integrated and effective communication strategy.
Jamie specialises in the brand building of new and existing clients. He joined Xavier from Frontier Media where he spent three years as Creative Director. Before Frontier, Jamie honed his craft over nine years at Singleton Ogilvy & Mather as an integral part of their team working on many of Australia’s biggest brands including: American Express, Huggies, Qantas, Lion Nathan, Guinness, KFC, Dream World, Oporto, 20th Century Fox, MLC, Continental, LG, NSW Lotteries, Telstra and many more.
Jamie brings a wealth of experience to the team, providing a range of skills including Art Direction, Copy Writing, TV, Radio & Print Production, Digital Marketing (Viral and Web) Video Editing, DVD Creation and more.
Jamie is a highly professional, talented creative with a passion for strategic ideas and great results.
Paul brings a rare blend of talent and experience, high-end conceptual thinking and creative writing ability, to his role at Xavier.
He began his career 30+ years ago as a copywriter at George Pattersons, Brisbane. Several years and half-a-dozen big account wins later, he was lured to Fortune Australia (Sydney) as Associate Creative Director, with major national and international network responsibilities. Accounts included Cathay Pacific, Esso, Woolworths and Toyota.
Senior writing posts (and the occasional agency directorship) followed at multinational and smaller ‘hot’ Australian agencies alike, USP Needham (where he honed his FMCG skills on Streets and McDonalds), Doorley Buchanan, McWasp, Doorley Abram Davis and Chapman, Euro, John Bevins and Principals among them.
Throughout his career, he has sold much product and won a truckload of awards for both craft and effectiveness. BT, NRMA, Australian Air Force, Toshiba, Arrowfield Wines, MBF, Freedom Furniture, AEC, Commonwealth Bank and James Squire are just a small selection of the brands he has successfully advocated.