Sam Shepherd

Sam Shepherd

Creative Director at Deutsch, New York

New York, United States

My Latest Work


Sam started his career at DDB New York where he created the popular Hashtag Killer campaign for the charity WaterIsLife. Buzzfeed, Business Insider, Mashable and Adweek all listed it among their top 10 best campaigns of the year. Both the campaign and the individual commercial have been added to the Department of Film's permanent collection archive at the Museum of Modern Art.

The next year, Sam created "4 Year Old's Bucket List" and "The Drinkable Book" for, both winning Gold Lions at Cannes.

Sam has been recognized by every major awards show, including multiple golds at Cannes, The Art Director's Club and One Show.

In 2013, he was ranked as the number one art director in the United States by Campaign Brief.

In 2015, he was selected as one of Business Insider's 30 Most Creative under 30.

Sam is currently an Associate Creative Director - Art Director at Deutsch New York.

People I worked with

Frank Cartagena
DDB New York
Menno Kluin
Art Director
DDB New York
Matt Eastwood
Creative Director
DDB New York
Ed Zazzera
Agency Producer
O Positive, New York
Lindsey Hutter
DDB New York

Freelance Art Director

May 2011 - July 2011 (2 months)


Havas London
London, United Kingdom

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