Georges Slim: High on Life
Posted on November 02, 2010

Georges Slim, Chief Operating Officer of Lowe Pimo is the type of person who thrives on advertising challenges, which in reality is what gets him out of bed in the morning. However, his advertising love for life is what drives him most, as was revealed in ArabAd’s 30-seconds Speed-Rocket Questionnaire.

 

“It’s time to start dreaming again...”

 

What kills you most?

Hypocrisy.

What gets you up in the morning?

Love for Life.

What happened to your childhood dreams?

It’s time to start dreaming again...

What distinguishes you from others?

What I’m remembered for...

What do you need most?

Security.

Do you think that anyone can become an artist?

Every person is gifted to become an artist in his own way... creativity has no limit.

Where are you from?

From some other form of life that existed before!

Do you feel your situation is enviable?

I doubt it.

What have you given up on?

Believing in some people!

What do you do with your money?

What money?

What moves you?

Challenges.

What are your favourite pleasures?

Being around true friends.

What would you like to receive for your birthday?

To be remembered.

Name three living artists that you hate most?

HATE is a big word! You may simply dislike their work.

What or whom do you defend?

Righteousness.

What are you capable of refusing?

Dishonesty and everything that goes with it.

What are you capable of doing for love?

Love back!

What are you blamed for?

Being impatient.

What does art bring to you?

A fine product of human imagination.

Who do you think you are?

Am on the quest of discovery.

What drives you nuts?

Untruthfulness.

Write your own epitaph?

“Only greatness comes from goodness.”

What would you like to come back as?

A Human with extra powers!

What was the last book you read?

Good to Great, by Jim Collins.

Do you like animals?

Love them!

Why did you choose advertising?

I just love the psychology aspect of how communication affects the people around us.

Who is the woman of your dream?

You will meet her soon...

What is your philosophy in life?

Honest and transparency can’t be faked.

What is the most important thing in your life?

To be grateful.

Talk to an alien – draw an alien.

Send me a sign that you exist