- Wednesday, Jul. 12, 2017
- NEW YORK
Publicis Groupe announced the addition of Alex Lea as executive creative director. He will join the creative leadership team on the Walmart business in partnership with Publicis Groupe and other agencies that comprise the Groupe’s solution for Walmart–-DeptW.
Lea will be based in Saatchi & Saatchi New York’s office and report to Saatchi NY chief creative officer, Javier Campopiano, and Publicis NY chief creative officer, Andy Bird.
Lea continues his 20-year career by reuniting with Publicis Groupe after working with a host of agencies including Droga5 and CP+B. Most recently he was group creative director at Grey New York, and prior to that, executive creative director at Erwin Penland.
His work spans industries including financial services, apparel, sporting goods, technology and packaged goods. Lea has worked with brands including Ally Bank, L.L. Bean, Puma, Microsoft XBOX, and Kraft.