Ann Hollingworth

Top performing, dynamic Senior Creative Director in the Advertising field possessing a verifiable record of achievement,  and superior communication, management and presentation skills

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” Keeping creative teams excited about doing breakthrough work day in and day out is like being a coach, a mentor and a sounding board. Part of the job is to guide teams to that deep, inner creative place where they become the very people we need to reach with the work emotionally”

Summary of Qualifications

  • Dynamic career reflecting progressive advancement, superior accomplishments and a talent for maintaining profit growth.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage top-producing diverse teams of creative individuals.
  • Achievements recognized both regionally and internationally. Hard-working team player, consistently assuming additional responsibilities.
  • Reputation for creating big-idea, highly strategic integrated campaigns.
  • Recognized for winning creative awards and helping existing clients continue to grow their business, working in cross-functional campaign management.
  • Extremely comfortable and successful working with difficult and diverse clients. Strong presentation and sales ability.
  • Keen organizational, analytical, problem-solving and decision-making ability.
  • Articulate communicator exhibiting high-level business ethics and performance standards.

 

About Me

For her entire career, Ann Hollingworth has dealt in the international currency of ideas. Creativity with measurable results characterizes her efforts on both sides of the US/Canadian border. A member of the Canadian Advertising Hall of Fame, she revels both in creating great work, and creating the atmosphere in which great work is done.

A key performer in dynamic agencies such as BBDO, DDB, JWT and PUBLICIS, Ann has guided creative departments and pitched and managed major accounts both as an agency Creative Director and a highly regarded free-lancer. From Volkswagen to Chrysler, from Starbucks to Tim Horton’s Doughnuts, from Chase Banking to Missouri Tourism, she understands the development of major brands and the nurturing that produces iconic communications. Articulate, enthusiastic, an outstanding presenter and a hardworking team player, Ann is also an accomplished teacher of art and design and a gourmet cook.