Martin New York announced today that Megan Sheehan has joined the agency as a group creative director. Sheehan will report to Martin New York ECD, James Robinson.
“Megan is the perfect mix of craft, humor, strategic creativity, new media thinking, and just being a nice, genuine person,” said Robinson. “We are beyond lucky to have her with us.”
Honored by Fast Company as one of the Most Creative People in Business, Sheehan brings with her a breadth of industry experience – seasoned in everything from cookies and liquor, to social activism and new media technology.
Sheehan started her career as an art director at EnergyBBDO before moving to Saatchi & Saatchi and CP+B. She then landed at FCB where her leadership on the Cyber Grand Prix-winning Oreo “Daily Twist” campaign helped push the possibilities of responsive advertising. Most recently, she worked as a freelance creative director on everything from tech to cars to beer. Named one of Creativity Magazine’s Top 50, her work has been recognized by The One Show and Cannes Lions and she was a profiled creative in the new edition of 'Hey Whipple, Squeeze This.”
“Martin has an admirable legacy—there is real heart and integrity in the DNA. Being on the other side of the tracks in NYC, I’m excited about the potential to help create its rebellious, raucous sister, ” said Sheehan.
Martin New York is located at 71 5th Avenue.