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Perry Fair

JWT Atlanta
Chief Creative Officer & President

JWT Atlanta President and Chief Creative Officer Perry Fair currently oversees all accounts and operations within the Atlanta, Dallas and Houston network. In the year since Perry has taken the helm, the agency has added Pennzoil and Quaker State to the client roster, which already included Transamerica, the United States Marine Corps, FEMA, SCANA Energy, Shell, the U.S Virgin Islands, and Jiffy Lube. He is responsible for strategic and creative leadership for all brands and sits on the global JWT creative council.

Perry’s portfolio is packed with iconic campaigns for Google, Nike, DirecTV, Coca-Cola, Gatorade, Bacardi, Hess, E-Trade, NFL, Ketel One and Don Julio, which he created while leading creative and digital departments at Mullen, Element 79, The True Agency, TBWA\Chiat\Day and Grey. Year after year award shows including The Art Directors Club, Cannes, The One Show, The FWA, MIXX Awards, The Effie Awards, ANA, London International Awards, Communication Arts and The Clios have recognized his inventive work, as well as invited him to participate as a judge. AAF named him one of the top 25 young advertisers, and this year Perry received the honor of being named the 2013 ADCOLOR Innovator.

Esteemed publications such as The New York Times, Adweek, Harper’s Magazine, Ad Age, CNN, PSFK, Creativity, MediaPost, and Communication Arts among others have featured Perry’s ideas, and organizations including SXSW, Digital Hollywood, ADCOLOR, Creative Mornings, Atlanta Ad Club, Morehouse College and The Creative Circus invite him to speak regularly. Perry sits on The Creative Circus board and is a proponent of giving back to the next generation by offering mentorship and leadership training through the Atlanta creative schools.