McCanners of New York | 32nd Edition
How long have you been at McCann?
Three magnificent months.
What do you enjoy most when you’re not working?
Watching or playing soccer.
What song pops up when you plug your headphones into your phone?
Vampire Weekend - A Punk...I really need to fix that
What was the last picture you took on your phone? (Share if work appropriate)
A screen grab of my friend's Snapchat. 😅
What advice would you tell your high school self?
Dude. Bro. You'll never be a pro snowboarder...but that's ok.
If you could be any age for a week, what age would you be?
15 because you're still a kid but not old enough to drive and be a mini-adult.
What are you currently obsessed with?
This 3ft x 4ft poster of New York that I'm currently coloring.
Name a character trait you’ve inherited from your parents.
A compulsion to clean.
What’s on your desk? (Send picture if possible)
A stapler, a stack of Post Its, and pen cup organized neatly. A giant red HydroFlask thermos, and a flat white from Cafe Grumpy.
Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?
Nicer shoes. On a floor higher than mine with a title that has not been invented yet.
What would be your last meal?
A burrito. Pollo asado, guacamole, sour cream and hot sauce on the side.
What is your greatest fear?
That I become allergic to burritos, have one, then suddenly die. 🌯💀
Which living person do you most admire?
Our current president.
Which talent would you most like to have?
A photographic memory. I'd just look at so many photos. Wait, is that a talent? Singing. I'd love to spontaneously belt out a tune and people would stop to throw coins at me.
What do you consider your greatest achievement?
Moving to New York and working at the best agencies in the world.
Who are your heroes in real life?
My brother. Whomever invented boots.
What is your motto?
"And we bout it every day, every day."
Where are you most likely to splurge?
Supreme or Carhartt. Or on Copic markers. Or on calories.
If you could live at any point in history what point would that be - and why
30 years from now. Fashion is cyclical and all my stuff would be vintage but so in again.
What is a piece of information people would be surprised to hear about you
I was a high school cheerleader.
Your worst habit
I have terrible posture.
One thing you have always wanted to do and have not yet done
Live in another country for a few months...at least.
Best piece of advice someone has given you
You'll grow into the shoes you're given.
What is the fanciest thing you've ever done?
Eat at Le Bernardin
Pick two celebrities to be your parents.
Victoria and David Beckham
Favorite Instagram account you think everyone should follow.
If you were reborn as an animal, what would you be?
One that can grow proper facial hair
If you could have drinks with 3 people dead or alive, who would it be?
Bruce Lee, Steve Jobs, my dad.
Favorite Restaurant in NYC?
Black Tree in LES
Name one song that would be on the soundtrack to your life?
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp
First celebrity crush?
If you could have any super power, what would it be?
Being in more than one place at a time.
Describe yourself in three emojis
Iced coffee or hot coffee? From where?
Iced red eye from La Colombe
*If you are interested in being featured or want to nominate someone, please reach out to Katie Henry (Katie.Henry@McCann.com)