ABOUT US

We believe in the power of ideas, imagination and insights.


At Brand World Creative, you’ll find seasoned creatives who produce engaging, award-winning work. Marketing strategists who have shaped some of the world’s most recognizable brands. And curious individuals—that’s all of us—who seek out the cultural trends, beliefs and attitudes that can help transform a  customer experience into a something extraordinary.

We’re right-brained. Left-brained. And all brand.

We’re professional storytellers.

See for yourself how we can turn your customer’s journey into a success.

Meet the Founders

Ida Gamban
President | Brand and Creative Director

Ida brings over 20 years of global advertising agency and Fortune 500 experience to Brand World Creative. She has held Creative Director, Brand & Content Director, Senior Copywriter and other marketing positions at ad agencies including Deutsch LA, Ogilvy, JWT Technology, Young & Rubicam, and Yes Lifecycle Marketing. Her client experience spans both B2B and B2C brands, including Oracle, Google, eBay, Apple, Expedia, MGM Grand, Mitsubishi Motors, Stanford University, Ericsson, VMware, Charles Schwab, LensCrafters, El Camino Hospital, DirectTV,  Burger King, Nationwide, IBM, Novell, AT&T, Sony, Symantec, Lexmark, Xerox and more.

Ida is a member of the San Jose Business Builders chapter of Business Networking International (BNI)  as well as the Professional Photographers of America.

In her spare time, she enjoys doing fine art and landscape photography. Her photos have been received numerous awards from the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and from international photography competitions in Paris and London.

Bob Dorr
VP, Client Engagements

Bob brings 30 years of strategic marketing communications expertise to Brand World Creative. From launching innovative startups like Proformative.com and leading corporate marketing for a $78 million IPO, to guiding communications for non-profits like Green Earth Schools, Bob delivers omni-channel marketing programs that build brands and get results.

He previously held CMO or Director of Corporate Marketing positions in technology companies ranging from startups, such as YouMeThink.com and Proformative.com, to global Fortune 500 leaders including Ricoh (their innovation incubator, Ricoh Silicon Valley), Brightmail Anti-Spam, BeVocal, Niku and Xerox. Several of these companies were successfully acquired by industry leaders, such as Brightmail’s acquisition by Symantec

Prior to driving the strategy for corporate marketing programs, Bob’s career began in high technology advertising in Silicon Valley. As VP of Technology Client Service, Management Supervisor and Account Supervisor with award-winning advertising agencies Gillespie Communications, CKS Partners and Austin Associates respectively, his clients ranged from industry pioneers Ampex, Eason, Fujitsu, Grass Valley and Sequel, to clients as diverse as celebrity life performance coach Tony Robbins.