Maya had a rocky start in advertising, but many of those rocks have been precious gems. She managed to finish dead last in Award School, list a refugee camp on Airbnb, hijack the World Cup, launch a charity, and has equalled the highest international award that any creative can boast.

Get in touch:

m.halvic@gmail.com



Awards

2021
Campaign Brief Awards, digital intergrated finalist 
BOTAB winner

2020
AWARD School tutor. 
D&ad New Blood pencil-winning tutor
Campaign Brief’s ‘The Work’ Radio single winner 
Campaign Brief’s ‘The Work’ Radio campaign winner
Campaign Brief’s ‘The Work’ Outdoor winner
Ad Stars Finalist. 
Sirens Finalist.
Campaign Brief Best of Year Radio.

2019
Cannes Entertainment for Sport Lion. Gold.
Cannes PR Lion. Shortlist.
Cannes Glass Lion. Shortlist.
White Horse Writer of the Year. Winner. 
PADC. Silver. Outdoor
PADC. Bronze. Digital.
WPPED Cream Awards. Highly Commended.
Sirens Roung Two. Highly Commended.
Sirens Round One. Winner, best single.
Sirens Round One. Winner, best campaign.

2018
Epica Awards. Gold.
Kinsale Shark Awards. Bronze.
Accepted into the Lurzer’s Archive.

2017
D&ad New Blood. Yellow Pencil.
Cannes Young Lion UK finalist.

2016
D&ad New Blood. Graphite Pencil.

2015
AWARD school graduate.
PADC Student Skull winner.

2004
Stirling Library Top Reader Award (12 and under)




Honors

2021
Found out that The-Not-So-Beautiful-Game being taught in Humanities and Cultural Studies classes at Curtin University 

2020
Featured in Campaign Brief’s Creative Circle
PADC judge 
AWARD school lecturer

2019
Featured in Campaignbrief’s NEXT.
Received a Papal Blessing for a pie.
Guest speaker, Curtin University.
Campaign UK’s Top 10 of 2018.

2018
Featured in The Drum UK.
The Drum UK’s Work of the Week.
Ad Age Editors Pick.
Accepted into Lurzer’s Archive.
Featured on Badass Gals.
Judge, D&ad New Blood Pitch.
Guest speaker, Cardiff Met University.
Guest speaker, Kingston University.

2017
Assistant judge, D&ad Awards.
Featured in Creative Review.
Published in Buzzfeed.
Permanently banned from Airbnb.
Published in Dot Dot Dash.
Published in Grok.



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Mark
Thank you








2017 — Frogtown, Los Angeles