President, Team Detroit
Never chews with his mouth open.
Office Manager, Headspace Inc
David is an expert BBQ'er who's last name means "Flower" in Spanish, which makes sense because he smells great and bees won't leave him alone.
TIAGO TIEXERA DA FONSECA
Art Supervisor, The CDM Group
He's wearing that mask because of the amount of viral content he creates.
PAUL MICHAEL WOOD
Associate Creative Director/Copywriter, R/GA
Beloved actor whose face is featured on bottles of salad dressing across the country.
Account Director, GreenRubino
Her choice in earrings makes sense, because for each of her clients, she jumps through hoops.
Creative, Spike DDB
He’s a big Yankees fan which makes sense because all of his work is a “slam dunk!”
Executive Creative Director, Grey Group
We’re sure being named executive creative director was a huge deal and maybe the biggest honor of Joanna’s life, until now.
Copywriter, Grey Group
Her name may contain the word “mma,” but she would never roundhouse kick you in the face.
Art Director, TBWA\Chiat\Day
Graduated from Art Center College of Design, but is so talented she's not even worried about paying back her student loans.
LINUS KARLSSON & PAUL MALMOSTROM
Co-Founders/Creative Directors, Mother New York
If they were to ever open an office in Birmingham, it would be Swede Home Alabama.
Creative Director, Framestore
Murray’s gonna be pissed about this order.
North American Chief Creative Officer, McCann
Silver is a metal that according to Wikipedia is “precious, white, and lustrous.” Eric is no different.
Founder/Chief Executive Officer, WPP
He’s actually been knighted, just like countless world leaders and Mr. Bean.
Associate Account Director, Sawyer Miller/Weber Shandwick
Elsa, you made the 500 under 500. Can you say negotiating leverage?
Group Creative Director, BBH
He may steal mices' sombreros, but we’d like to steal his magical brain for a day.
Creative Director, Saturday Brand Communications
He was in a band. Women like that.
Associate Creative Director, SK+G
We love this man. Deeply.
Chief Executive Officer, Quigley-Simpson
Author of To Kill a Mockingbird.
Managing Partner/Strategy & Innovation, Albion
Despite the “y”, there’s a chance this guy’s name is still pronounced Glen. We may never know.
Copywriter, Victors & Spoils
He’s so good we thought about just capping off the list with him, but 236 under 500 doesn’t have quite the same ring to it.
JAMES WEBB YOUNG
Joined J. Walter Thompson in 1912 and just recently, Tinder.
VP of Digital Advertising, DragonSearch
This dragon is one that doesn’t come with a manual on how to train it.
Executive Creative Director, Framestore
He’s a Renaissance man. Meaning he’s good at many different things, not that he lived during the Renaissance, because that would make him 500.
Executive Creative Director, 72andSunny
In Persian literature, the chin dimple is considered one of the highest forms of beauty.
Talent and Staffing Manager, POSSIBLE
Is it POSSIBLE for her to be any more amazing? No. No, it ISN’T. We’re SERDEN of that.