DDB San Francisco Taps Ben Wolan for ECD.


By Egotist / / DDB San Francisco has announced that Ben Wolan will become Executive Creative Director. In his new role, Wolan will be partnering with Managing Director Mark Hansen and work closely with DDB Chicago’s Chief Creative Officer, John Maxham. Ari Weiss, Chief Creative Officer of DDB North America, stated, “Ben is as nice as he is good. He’s won two Grand Prix at Cannes, Best of Show at One Show, and the Grandy at the ANDYs. I guess that makes him really, really, really nice.” Before joining DDB, Wolan served as Creative Director at Goodby Silverstein & Partners, running the Doritos and NBA accounts. He also spent time at Droga5 and five years at 215 McCann. “DDB is one of the great iconic agency brands and I’m thrilled to be a part of its resurgence here in San Francisco,” said Wolan. Congrats on the big hire.

  1. Anonymous January 25, 2018

    great guy. also appreciate the use of the not oft-used Instagram pinhead filter.