José Borghi is a Brazilian native born in Presidente Prudente. José has become an icon in the advertising industry through creating unforgettable events and customizing them with his clients’ brands. Initially, José never dreamt of being in the advertising industry, but when he got an invite from his sister to assist in helping her choose the right path to follow in Cannes, he got attracted by the commercial displays of It’s a scene that sparkled a new dream of joining the advertising industry.
After successfully attaining his academic credentials in advertising from PUC-Campinas, José was full of ideas though his financial muscles were feeble. This didn’t hinder him from scooping his first job at the agency Standard Ogilvy as the editor. After a while, José moved to a series of other advertising agencies where he continued to prove himself as able and optimistic in the advertising industry. When working at the Talent $ Leo Burnett, José met Erh Ray who after exchanging ideas founded their agency BorghiErh.
At the time of the startup, José and Erh had no investors and no banks to finance them but still, their urge for success saw them through the hard times. In 2006, Lowe saw their effort and offered to partner with the duo creating a new partnership company Borghi Lowe. José being an equality ambassador split his presidency with Erh, a move he thought would make the business extend from diverse strategies. Over the years, the agency has received praises from the domestic and international markets making them be listed among the best ad companies. Recently, the company partnered with Lowe group and Mullen agency enlarging its service territories even closer to the clients.
The Borghi Lowe got a series of changes after joining up with Mullen and Lowe agency giving it its new name Mullen Lowe. José Borghi and Andre Gomes are the CEOs of the agency. José is a firm believer that success doesn’t come on a silver platter, and that one has to work himself out to achieve his desires. Over the years, José’s effort has been recognized through awards and accreditations from various institutes which have seen the change and enthusiasm José Borghi brought to the Advertising Industry.
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