Vice Media announced the appointment of Gloria Abou Diwan as the head of production of Vice Media and its creative agency, Virtue.
In her new role, Diwan will be heading Vice Media Group’s Arabia production department, based in KSA and UAE, which is responsible for developing, producing, and distributing scripted and unscripted commercial ads, branded content, entertainment and editorial content.
Coming from a theater background, Diwan describes herself as a dedicated and passionate artist with a lifetime commitment to nurturing a love for film craft and video content production.
Diwan’s accomplishments while heading the Vice Media Group’s Arabia team includes long format documentaries such as “The Wild Allies” featured on NatGeo, the Grand Prix winning ad campaign “It’s Possible,” and the Vice Worldwide News docu-series “Arab Spring,” among others.
Prior to joining Vice Media group, Diwan worked as a senior producer for a variety of global advertising agencies in Dubai, including Havas Worldwide, TBWA\Raad, and FP7 McCann. As a producer on multiple commercial productions with renowned international directors and regional lead production houses, she’s worked on regional TV Shows ( Coke Studio, Mission Fashion, The Power of 10 and more) to advertising campaigns. Her portfolio of brands includes Apple, Porsche, Pepsi, Saudi Airlines, Emirates Airlines, McDonald’s, Dubai Tourism, Louvre Abu Dhabi, Adidas, and more.