McCanners of New York | 28th Edition

McCanners of New York | 28th Edition

How long have you been at McCann?

7 months

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

Posing for pictures on leather couches

Go to Karaoke song

Drop It Like It's Hot.

What was the last picture you took on your phone? (Share if work appropriate)

What was the weirdest prank call that you have made?

I think we may have harassed a particular Chinese restaurant a lot. I was very inspired by The Jerky Boys when I was a kid. 

What advice would you tell your 17 year old self

Go to class ya lunatic.

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

8 years-old. 

Favorite curse word

Hellfire.

Your most bizarre talent. 

Beat boxing the Jeopardy theme song. 

What are you currently obsessed with?

Graphic novels. 

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

Persistence. 

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

A book about Muhammed Ali, a mini sombrero and a blindfolded stuffed monkey. 

Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?

On a sailboat in St. Tropez.

What would be your last meal?

Pepperoni pizza at Arturo's with the band singing Another One Bites The Dust.

What is your greatest fear?

Artificial intelligence exceeding human intelligence. 

Which living person do you most admire?

My Mom.

Which talent would you most like to have?

To be able to program or code. 

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

I haven't done it yet. But it's coming.

Who are your heroes in real life?

I could easily say Maya Angelou, Rodney Mullen, Laird Hamilton and my big sister Stephanie. But it's pretty much anyone who has done what has been deemed impossible or anyone who wakes up each morning in pain that continues to face the day or anyone who has sacrificed their own well-being for another (and that includes animals too).

What is your motto?

Grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass.

 (Maya Angelou said this, I like to live by it.) 

If you could live at any point in history what point would that be - and why

1969. Woodstock.  

What is a piece of information people would be surprised to hear about you

I'd rather them find out on their own. :)

Your worst habit

Trying to do too many things or be in too many places at once. 

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

Live and work overseas. 

Best piece of advice someone has given you

Today you're the youngest you're gonna be for the rest of your life.

Who is the most glamorous person you have ever met

Sarah Jessica Parker.

Pick two celebrities to be your parents.

Nora Ephron and Martin Luther King.

Favorite Instagram account you think everyone should follow.

National Geographic

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

Baby Seal.

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

Freddie Mercury, Keith Richards, Teddy Roosevelt. 

Favorite Restaurant in NYC? 

Queens Comfort. 

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

Wonderful World by Sam Cooke.

First celebrity crush?

Steve Martin. And still remains to be. 

Celebrity doppelgänger?

The one I hear most is Kathy Ireland. I'll take it. 

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

The power to see the future.

*If you are interested in being featured or want to nominate someone, please reach out to Katie Henry (Katie.Henry@McCann.com)

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