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Susan Credle, Chief Creative Officer at Leo Burnett in Chicago, Illinois will be headlining the final installment of #CircusForum for the Summer Quarter this Friday, September 5th at 1:30PM. Susan started her career in advertising as the fill-in receptionist at BBDO New York. She has literally worked her way from the very bottom and now […]
Atlanta, GA: Congratulations to Circus alumnae Liz Cartwright of Venables Bell + Partners, Liz Levy of TBWA\Chiat\Day, & Katie Brinkworth of Periera & O’Dell for making it onto Business Insider’s article These Are The 36 Most Creative Women In Advertising Right Now. Read an excerpt from the article on our three alumnae listed: 2. Katie […]
Podcast: Don’t Get Me Started
Every two weeks, Circus Department Head Dan Balser gets into the heads of some of the industry’s legends and future stars. Hear here.
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Executive Creative Director, McGarrah Jessee
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