One of the major achievements of Alexandre Gama in the advertising industry is that he was the first Latin American advertising professional to be a presenter of a masterclass at the Cannes Film Festival. A masterclass is typically only reserved for the top film, marketing and acting professionals in the world. Alexandre Gama presented his masterclass on advertising and propaganda at the 2008 Cannes Festival and received acclaim for it.
Another milestone in Alexandre’s Gama’s life came in 2012. He was appointed a board member of the Brazilian Association of Advertising Agencies. In his role there, he was to promote and support high quality communications practices and standards in the communications industry.
The year 2004, was also a major milestone in Alexandre Gama’s life. He was selected to serve as a foreman on the judging panel of British charity, D&AD. With his appointment of foreman, Alexandre Gama became the first Latin American leading the judge panel of what is considered to be one of the most prestigious contests in advertising creativity in the world. Alexandre Gama also served as a foreman for the D&AD advertising contest in 2013. He was also a jury member or judge in the 2008 contest.