Vice Media announced the promotion of Gloria Abou Diwan from head of production to senior production director MEA at Vice Arabia and Virtue MEA.
In her new role, Diwan will continue Vice Media Group’s Arabia production department, based in KSA and UAE, which is responsible for developing, producing, and distributing scripted and unscripted commercial ads, branded content, entertainment, and editorial content. She will also spearhead Vice Arabia’s production operations on new ventures to be announced in the new year.
Coming from a theater background, Diwan describes herself as a dedicated and passionate artist with a lifetime commitment to nurturing a love for film craft and video content production.
Diwan’s accomplishments while heading the Vice Media Group’s Arabia team includes long format documentaries such as “The Wild Allies” featured on NatGeo, the Grand Prix winning ad campaign “It’s Possible,” and the Vice Worldwide News docu-series “Arab Spring,” among others.
Prior to joining Vice Media group, Diwan worked as a senior producer for a variety of global advertising agencies in Dubai. As a producer on multiple commercial productions with renowned international directors and regional lead production houses, she’s worked on regional TV Shows to advertising campaigns. Her portfolio of brands includes Apple, Porsche, Pepsi, Saudi Airlines, Emirates Airlines, McDonald’s, Dubai Tourism, Louvre Abu Dhabi, Adidas, and more.