Creative Lives — Ella Rybacki, account manager at 18 Feet & Rising

Posted 17 March 2017 Interview by Indi Davies

Not everyone starts out with a big plan, and in account manager Ella Rybacki’s case, “going with the flow” has worked out impressively well. Her studies in French led her to a year’s professional experience in Paris, where a chance encounter eventually resulted in a place on the Ogilvy Fellowship scheme. The programme gave her an all-important foot up the ladder, and she now oversees major campaigns with some of the nation’s biggest brands at London-based advertising agency 18 Feet & Rising. She might be less than a year into the job, but Ella is fast learning the value of meticulous organisation, the tricky art of prioritisation and that you can never ask too many questions.

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