Advisory Board Member Profile 2018
Areas of Expertise
To Market - The New Business Plan
Managing Director, eg+ NY
George runs the eg+ worldwide New York operation, responsible for servicing the creative and content production needs of Omnicom’s major creative agencies, as well as direct client accounts, across 4 locations in New York and New Jersey. He also serves as Global Business Lead for SAP and HP.
He has worked in the production industry for over 20 years, in London and New York, in both the client, vendor and agency sectors. He was hired by Omnicom in 2005 to build a best-in-breed production offering in New York; prior to joining eg+, George was Site Director at Schawk in London.
George is an active member of the production community, regularly speaking at industry events. He is the Chairman Emeritus of the Advertising Production Club of New York.
George considers himself a New York native but is actually British, moving to NYC 13 years ago for his role with eg+, together with his wife. Unable or unwilling to understand US sports, he is an avid rugby and tennis fan, a tireless traveler and is obsessive about international film, classic literature and alternative music. Naturally, he lives in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. George is the exhausted but proud father of 15 month old Hugo.