Young Ones Student Awards

The Young Ones competition is one of the most acclaimed advertising, interactive and design student competitions. It has a tradition of excellence dating back to 1986.

2021 Young Ones Jury

Jolanta Aerts

Creative Director


United States

Jolanta Aerts is a NYC-based creative director with a background in graphic design and art direction. She currently works at Amazon’s in-house advertising group where her duties include creative strategy and art direction for brands that advertise on Amazon entities, as well as ideation and development of novel ad products.

Jolanta started her career in branding and publication design (Pentagram and Interview Magazine), followed by a move into the advertising world. At Ogilvy, she created campaigns for American Express, Siemens, Tiffany & Co,. Grey Goose, and others. Simultaneously, she pursued her passion projects within fashion art direction.

In her free time, Jolanta likes to travel, visit art galleries, and play tennis.




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