Occupation: Managing partner / strategy director at Boondoggle Amsterdam
Remarkable fact: Played midfield at the hilarious SC Beernem miniemen soccer team back in 1981.
Proof: Find it at his twitter account @tomdebruyne, on slideshare.net/tomdebruyne and the website of his agency Boondoggle.
Tom de Bruyne might be the most a-typical guy in advertising. A sucker for geeky stuff, technology, acts of kindness, remarkable corporate culture and Kim Jong Il, he mixes his charm, his digital knowledge and mindfucking skills to be a game changer in advertising.
His a list of 25 remarkable things about the corporate culture of his advertising agency, Boondoggle Amsterdam, might be the best example of his way of thinking.
Note: I worked for almost 18 months with Tom at Amsterdam-based advertising agency Boondoggle.