McCanners of New York | 30th Edition

McCanners of New York | 30th Edition

How long have you been at McCann? 

10 years 

What do you enjoy most when you’re not working?

The outdoors. 

Go to Karaoke song

Train in Vain by the Clash

What advice would you tell your 17 year old self?

  1. Don't come home for summer between college, go someplace beachy and scrub floors for money and party all night. 
  2. Don't worry so much about starting your career after school, travel someplace crazy. Backpack the world and live a little. 
  3. Stop craving the illusion of security, do what you want even if it isn't fully planned first.

If you could be any age for a week, what age would you be?


Your most bizarre talent. 

Mimic-ry and accents 

What are you currently obsessed with?

Stand Up Paddle-boarding, SUP if you are a cool kid. 

Name a character trait you’ve inherited from your parents. 

Preparedness. We had a generator for y2k. 

What’s on your desk? (Send picture if possible)

Laptop, Daily Planner, Truth Well Brewed pint glass with water, Award from New York Festivals “Worlds Best Advertising 2015” 

Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?

New England 

What would be your last meal?

Crab and Pork Soup Dumplings, Pizza, Hard Shell Taco, Lobster Roll, Sushi, 27 layer cake from Strip House, Filet Minion cooked rare, Oysters, Veuve Cliquot 

What is your greatest fear?

Ghost Aliens

Which living person do you most admire?

Malala Yousafzai

Which talent would you most like to have?

To be able to remember peoples names at the drop of a hat.

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

Winning AICP Award with the team for a commercial involving a “dildo sword fight"

Who are your heroes in real life?


What is your motto?

Character. Integrity. Compassion. Love. 

Where are you most likely to splurge?


One thing you have always wanted to do and have not yet done

Hike and camp in New Zealand. 

Best piece of advice someone has given you

You are the sum of the choices you make. 

Who is the most glamorous person you have ever met

Queen Noor of Jordan. 

Pick two celebrities to be your parents.

Helen Mirren + Dr. Ruth

Favorite Instagram account you think everyone should follow.


If you were reborn as an animal, what would you be?

My dog Doug. 

If you could have drinks with 3 people dead or alive, who would it be?

1 - Daenerys Stormborn of the House Targaryen, the First of Her Name, the Unburnt, Queen of Meereen, Queen of the Andals and the Rhoynar and the First Men, Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea, Breaker of Chains, and Mother of Dragons.

2 – Zach Galifianakis

3 – Ke$ha

Favorite Restaurant in NYC?

Strip House 

Name one song that would be on the soundtrack to your life?

Bratty B by Best Coast 

First celebrity crush?

Devon Sawa 

Celebrity doppelgänger?

Chrissy Teigen


If you could have any super power, what would it be?

Saving lots of money.

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