Managing Director Virtue, VICE
Mark Chalmers is the managing director of Virtue Worldwide in Amsterdam, the creative services agency from VICE who are described as the “multibillion-dollar youth media powerhouse” (Fortune), “the next CNN” (Fast Company) and “the only true Unicorn of the Media world” (Forbes).
An early pioneer in digital, and voted one of Europe’s top 5 executive creative directors, Mark co-founded the global digital collective Creative Social, the network central in uniting the industry’s brands and leaders for inspiration and collaboration.
An original partner of the advertising agency StrawberryFrog “the company that will change the way we work and live” (Fast Company), Mark moved on to found the Amsterdam studio of the highly awarded and Cannes Grand Prix winning digital agency ‘Perfect Fools’, regular sited in the world’s top ten.
Developing brands globally from Nike to SONOS, Google to Gucci Mark joined VICE for the international roll out of the iconic British fashion magazine i-D and now, based in Amsterdam, as managing director of Virtue Worldwide, Mark develops and leads global brand partnerships developing creative, content and media programs to drive authentic and valuable youth engagement.
As a curator Chalmers continues to engage with some of the greatest names in today’s contemporary & urban art scene and hosts exhibitions in his canal side garage to international acclaim.