April 27th, 2015
Episode 160 of 3905 episodes
This week's guest judge is Dean Lee, executive creative director at DDB Canada, based in Vancouver.Dean has been consistently ranked as one of Canada's top creatives. His work has been showcased in many national and international advertising award shows including Cannes, the Clios, Communication Arts and The One Show. In his current role, Dean is an Executive Creative Director helping to guide the creative product of the Vancouver office. His efforts have helped DDB Canada consistently win at Strategy's agency of the year competition with 16 podium finishes in the last 19 years. The agency has also dominated the Creative Report Card with his help, landing in the top three since 1996.Beyond his day job, Dean participated in developing and co-chairing The James Lee Foundation to help aspiring creative talent break into the business. He is also a regular guest at portfolio review events in Vancouver, providing constructive feedback and advice on the work of the people who will one day steal his job. Client experience includes Netflix, The Canadian Tourism Commission, The Strategic Milk Alliance, BC Hydro, Labatt's, McDonald's, and Pepsi Co. to name just a few.