"& Creative Chairman David’s past roles have included Worldwide Chief Creative Officer of the Publicis network, Executive Creative Director of Saatchi & Saatchi, London and Regional Creative Director of Saatchi & Saatchi, Asia. To date, he is the single most awarded creative at the Cannes International Advertising Festival and the only person ever to win “Agency of the Year” in four different countries. David has been inducted into the American Advertising Federation Hall of Achievement and has been honored with lifetime achievement awards around the world. In2006, tired of building other people’s companies, David founded Droga5 in New York."
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Sarah grew up in Maine and went to Stonehill College in Massachusetts. After graduating, she worked for Goodby, Silverstein and Partners, Mullen Advertising and Kirshenbaum, Bond and Partners on brands including Norwegian Cruise Lines, Major League Baseball, Pizza Hut Kids, Nike and Nextel. In May 2000, Sarah joined BBH. She has worked on a range of accounts at BBH; Reeboks, Levi?s, eSpeed/Cantor Fitzgerald, Bailey?s and Electronic Data Systems. She was promoted to Head of Account Management in 2002.
Jonny spent the last six years prior to joining Droga working with BBH in the USA, Asia Pacific and London. Most recently, as the Group Planning Director on the Axe and Dyson accounts, Jonny lead Axe to sales success in three new product categories and helped them become the fastest packaged goods brand to reach $100 million in U.S. history. The work included creating the first entirely brand-funded series on MTV (Axe Gamekillers) and additional Axe programming on Spike TV network. Jonny has won a few Effies and planning awards along the way, including being the second ever recipient of the AAAA’s Grand Prix Planning award. Prior to BBH, Jonny specialized in branded content working on MTV, Sony, PlayStation and Warner Bros at A Vision, the London-based communications consultancy. He briefly went client side with a stint at Red Bull,the drinks company, as their entertainment-marketing strategist.
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Since day one, PR has been a core facet of Droga5's influential, strategy-driven creativity. This is what attracted Marianne to the award-winning agency. In addition to overseeing corporate internal and external communications for the agency, she plays a hands-on role across the agency’s portfolio of clients, advising on PR strategy and execution, all in the name of making Droga5’s client work the most talked about among consumers and industry professionals alike. Joining the agency in 2015, Marianne’s PR leadership has contributed to Droga5 taking home a plethora of awards, including Agency of the Year for Ad Age, Creativity and Adweek, as well as Independent Agency of the Year at the Cannes Lions festival three years in a row and the Independent Agency of the Year title at the One Show in 2017 and 2018.
Prior to Droga5, Marianne built up more than 15 years of PR and corporate communications experience in creative, digital, experiential and direct agencies. She spent eight years with TBWA, most recently as its Global Head of Communications, and previously worked as PR Director for TBWA\Chiat\Day LA and NY. She moved to New York in 2006 from her hometown of London after cutting her advertising teeth in the UK market at experiential and digital agencies. Her first ever agency job was in Sydney, Australia—something that serves her well at Droga5.