Icons and Rock Stars – Geoff Edwards!
Geoff Edwards, newly appointed, VP, Executive Creative Director, R/GA LA
Featured on the cover of Creativity Magazine’s inaugural “Creativity 50” and Boards Magazine‘s “Top 50 Art Directors” in America, Geoff Edwards’ acute sensitivity to the potential of storytelling has fueled his career while inspiring others at the same time.
As Co-Head of Creative at CAA Marketing, Geoff provided creative solutions for a list of Fortune 500 Companies by leveraging the power of entertainment to build brands and drive business results. In 2016 Geoff co-founded SATURDAY MORNING, a coalition for Peace with Industry heavyweights, Keith Cartwright, Jimmy Smith, and Jayanta Jenkins.
Geoff founded DOJO with offices in San Francisco and NYC, and prior Geoff was Executive Creative Director at T.A.G. a creative boutique of McCann World Group. He’s a multiple Grand Prix winner and Cannes Advertiser of the Year recipient: 2006 for adidas ‘IMPOSSIBLE IS NOTHING’ campaign; 2008 for Microsoft XBOX 360 launch and for Halo 3 ‘Believe’ campaign. His work and writings have been covered in every publication from the New York Times and USA Today to WIRED and Fast Company, and eight pieces of his marketing work are on permanent exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art in NYC.
This year Geoff will join a distinguished panel of global creative leaders as a juror for the International ANDY Awards.