Peter McHugh

Peter McHugh

Copywriter at 180 Amsterdam

Chicago, United States

My Latest Work


As Chief Creative Officer at Carmichael Lynch, Peter returns to his Midwestern roots after having worked abroad. Formerly the Executive Creative Director of 180 Amsterdam, Peter led the creative charge on the global level for brands like adidas, Dr. Pepper and Dockers Europe.

Peter?s impressive career has taken him to three different countries and two continents. In addition to 180, his resume of agencies includes DDB Needham, Y&R, Chiat/Day Toronto and Fallon, while his portfolio contains work for brands like, Anheuser-Busch, Miller Brewing, Nissan, Microsoft, Lee Jeans, Jim Beam, the American Cancer Society and Frito-Lay International, just to name a few. He has also managed to pick up a few awards along the way, from the Cannes, Clios, One Show, D&AD, Communication Arts, Radio Mercury Awards, British Television Advertising Awards, Andy?s, Kelly Awards, The Show in Minneapolis and is a three-time winner of ADWEEK?s ?Best of Year? (1998, 2001, 2003).

Peter lives in Minneapolis with his family.

People I worked with

Stuart Brown
Art Director
Goodby Silverstein & Partners
Andy Fackrell
Executive Creative Director
R/GA Hustle
Nathan Plowman
Account Manager
180 Amsterdam
Lance Acord
Park Pictures
Helen Maton
Account Supervisor
180 Amsterdam


Creative Director

Leo Burnett Chicago
Chicago, United States

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