September 12th, 2016
Episode 3297 of 4376 episodes
This week's guest judge is Al Patton, SVP, executive creative director at 22squared, Atlanta.Patton oversees the creative team at independent full-service advertising agency 22squared's Atlanta office, as well as campaigns for its clients like Baskin-Robbins, Dunkin' Donuts, Mizuno, Toyota and more. Prior to 22squared, Patton was at R/GA working on clients like Samsung and Nike, ultimately serving as VP, group executive creative director. For Samsung, Patton oversaw both above and below-the-line work for multiple product and platform launches, including the multi-award winning Jay Z Magna Carta Holy Grail app and the recent launch of Samsung Pay. On Nike, he led the creation of numerous noteworthy digital initiatives, among them the Nike Football Head2Head utility and the Nike SPARQ Training app. Patton's work has been recognized by national and international award shows including Cannes Lions, CLIO, The One Show, D&AD, London International Awards, ADC, Webby Awards, and Effies, among others. In addition to R/GA he has worked at Tribal DDB, Digitas, FCBi and Deutsch, on such global brands as American Express, Reebok, Diageo and Kraft.