A full-service experiential agency within Publicis Groupe, providing in-house, through-the-line services from Seattle, Chicago, St. Louis & New York.
CEODon’s global experience includes leading clients through two Olympics, Beijing and Vancouver, as well as countless activations in Europe and the US. During his tenure in Beijing, Don led executions for Olympics top partners Anheuser Busch, Coca-Cola and Team USA Basketball, working closely with the IOC and LOCOG to produce fully-sanctioned events on- and off-premise. Don has created transformative brand engagements ranging from music festivals to pop-up retail to national tours. He has been a part of Publicis Groupe since its creation of experiential agency Relay Worldwide in 2001. Currently, Don oversees PXP’s largest accounts, including Microsoft and PayPal, and serves as Executive Sponsor to our Bill Gates clients.
SVP, StrategyLindsay is a leader in creating unique brand experiences that result in communities of emotionally invested fans and consumers. Lindsay started her career with Diageo, where she completely redesigned the company’s approach to off-premise programming, tripling average sales at every activation she affected. From there, Lindsay was account strategist for Nintendo, launching the Nintendo DS and DSi in-mall and festival activations nationwide. Most recently, Lindsay has led live events and experiential strategy for brands including PayPal, Citi, NIKE, Nestle, Johnnie Walker and NASCAR.
COOIn his 13 years with Publicis Experiences, John has played an integral role in producing large-scale events, including Bill & Melinda Gates’ Goalkeepers event at the UN General Assembly, their appearance as part of the Forbes Philanthropy Summit, and Bill Gates’ activations at TED. His unique operations background allows PXP to realize our clients’ visions, often on compressed timelines and within strict budget parameters. He is the trusted production partner of bgC3 (Bill Gates’ executive office), PayPal, eBay, and Oracle.