Paola Colombo SVP & Managing Director, RG/A
Paola Colombo is SVP, Managing Director of R/GA San Francisco, which has been awarded across Cannes, Clios, and D&AD. The office was also named a Best and Brightest Place to Work For in San Francisco. Since joining R/GA San Francisco in 2015, Paola has led the office through a turnaround,
growing it to become the second largest office for the network in the US.
Paola first joined R/GA New York in 2005 to build and manage large-scale international teams which led to the opening of R/GA London. She was then transferred to Brazil to open R/GA’s first non-English speaking office. Under her tenure, R/GA Sao Paulo was twice named Agency of the Year in Brazil.
Paola is the first female and first Latinx executive to run an R/GA office. She juggles her career with being the mother of two boys and speaking at industry events. In 2017 she earned a Working Mother of the Year award by She Runs It (formerly AWNY).