STEVE WHITTIER: AD/ECD:
For 20 years Steve has been fortunate to work with many iconic brands while partnering with talented writers, designers, strategists, directors, illustrators, photographers, editors, artists and creative minds. Steve have run both domestic and international accounts in digital, social, experiential, traditional and editorial space. For the last 6 years Steve has spent his time being on staff and freelancing with some of the top agencies in the country. The previous 11 years Steve served as the VP/CD of Factory Design Labs where he was a partner in the company that built a team that grew from 13 to 147 people in under 10 years. In this time Steve and his teams have won multiple awards at the most prestigious shows in the industry. Cannes. Clios. One Show. Etc...
Outside of work Steve takes photos, rides motorcycles, snowboards, skateboards, runs, play tennis, cycles and tries to remember all the names of his nephew’s and niece’s 14+ kids. If you asked Steve his main goal everyday the answer would be to just be a good person. With his off time Steve recently published a photography book of the New York subway titled “Ten Feet Away”. In addition Steve Art Direct ‘s fashion editorials for some of the more avant guard fashion magazines in the US and Europe. Mostly he just falls on his skateboard all weekend.
CLIENT LIST: Nike, Above The Rim, Napapijiri, Land Rover, Audi of America, Mercedes Benz, The North Face, Oakley, Converse, Palmer Snowboards, Revo Sunglasses, Airwalk, Brine Lacrosse/Soccer, Gregory Backpacks,
Scarpa Boots, Hot Tuna Surf, Rawlings, Rossignol, Diagio, Patron, Coca Cola, Maybelline, Fekkai, St John, Coty, Olay, Tetra Pak, Del Monte, GE, Jump Mobile, Verizon Fios, Killington Mountain, Copper Mountain Resort, Winter Park Resort, P&G, McDonalds, The Sports Authority, Boa Technologies, The Screen Actors Guild, MPAA, Happy Madison, Sony Pictures, Bravo, Touchstone, Universal Studios, Paramount Pictures, and Adam Sandler.
CURRENT; 2016 Freelance CD/AD | 2015 Freelance GCD Code& Theory | 2014 ECD Digital SelectWorldwide | 2013 Freelance CD/AD, New York, NY | 2012 Group Executive Creative Director R/GA New York, NY | 2010 North American Integrated CD Young & Rubicam New York, NY | 1999+ VP/CD Factory Design Labs Denver, CO | 1997 CD Leo Burnett. Kyiv, Ukraine | AD Lowe & Partners New York, NY | AD Scali McCabe Sloves New York, NY | Sr AD Babbit & Reiman Atlanta, GA | AD McCann Erickson San Francisco, CA | Freelance | McGarry Bowen NY, Saatchi NY, Team One LA, Y&R NY, Razorfish NY, Havas NY, Chiat NY, Grey NY.
AWARDS: British D&AD Pencil | Airwalk Virtual Pop Up Store, Cannes Silver (2) | Land Rover Safe Inside TV | Liar, Cannes Silver | Land Rover Safe Inside | Cops, Cannes Bronze (3),Webby Awards | Airwalk | Land Rover | The List | Evoque SIte, Clio Awards | GE Moth TV | Water World TV, One Show Gold | Airwalk Virtual Pop Up Store, One Show Silver | GE Moth TV, One Show Interactive | Airwalk | Audi Meet the Beckers, NY Art Directors Club Gold | Airwalk, NY Art Directors Club Silver | GE, London Advertising Festival | Del Monte, Communication Arts Design | Audi | The North Face, Communication Arts Interactive | Airwalk | Factory Design Labs | Adam Sandler | Winter Park Resort | Scarpa Shoes, Communication Arts Advertising | Descente Cycling | W Helmets | Winter Part Resort, America's Funniest Commercials | GE Moth TV | Water World TV, Obie Awards | Red Rocks, Addy Awards | Land Rover Safe Inside | Airwalk, Graphis Magazine | Copper Mountain Resort, Archive Magazine | Multiple Campaigns, NY Festivals, Creativity Pick of the Day 05.04.1, IAC | Best Mobile Integrated | Land Rover, IAC | Best Automotive Integrated | Range Rover Evoque Launch, Mobile Marketer Awards Top Ten Mobile Campaigns | Land Rover | The Dailey Digital Campaign, 100 Most Awarded Adverts of 2011 (#2 of the 100) | Land Rover Safe Inside
ADDITIONAL: Former Advisory Board Member for Alexandra Cousteau's Blue Legacy Foundation
Former Marketing Board Member of Healing Waters International