Art Director and Artist/Head of Art at M&C Saatchi
Niccola has over thirteen years’ experience working across direct, digital, print, design and TV. She loves creating big ideas that work hard and produce great results for clients. The agencies that she has worked at include M&C Saatchi, DDB/RAPP Sydney and MercerBell and she is now Head of Art at LIDA, part of the M&C Saatchi Group.
Niccola has received industry awards and commendations from the Webbies, AC&E, ADMA and the Echoes. She has judged the AWARD and AC&E Awards, and is on the AWARD Committee. She is a National AWARD School Chair for 2016, and has recently championed a networking and mentoring program for female creatives called The Power of Ten.
Niccola is also a breast cancer survivor and is one of the Garvan Institute of Medical Research's ambassadors. Niccola spends her spare hours writing, taking photographs and creating sculptural works. She has been exhibited in various Sydney and Melbourne galleries and has been the recipient of sculpture and photography prizes.