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Debra Polkes
Managing Partner / US Executive Creative Director

Artist and Businessperson? Creative Director and Strategist? Debra Polkes is a living contradiction—and that's a great thing for her brands, clients and agencies.
Debra is defined by a relentless drive to deliver life changing work – work that elevates brands and makes a difference in the lives of the people they serve. Her ability to guide teams to experiment, take risks, create something where there was nothing is second to none in this industry. This drive and dedication are evident in her work and the work of her teams, which have garnered the most prestigious awards in the industry.
Debra lives in New York City's West Village and enjoys all the finer things that empty nest-hood has to offer.
Amit Akali
Chief Creative Officer
Medulla Communications
, India
Joe Baratelli
EVP, Chief Creative Officer
RPA Advertising
Santa Monica
, United States of America
Matt Eastwood
Global Chief Creative Officer
McCann Health
New York
, United States of America
Paola Figueroa
Creative Vice President
Mexico City
, Mexico
Diego Freitas
Co-Managing Director / ECD
FCB Health Brazil
São Paulo
, Brazil
Carolyn Gargano
Sr. Group Creative Director
W2O Group
San Francisco
, United States of America
David Leonardi
EVP, Executive Creative Director
Hill Holliday Health
New York
, United States of America
Cass Zawadowski
VP / Executive Creative Director
, Canada