Chief Creative Officer, North America
- New York
Tom Murphy is Chief Creative Officer of Wunderman Thompson North America.
He joined the agency recently – drawn to WT’s massive depth of capabilities, and commitment to creativity. Prior to Wunderman Thompson, he was at McCann for sixteen years, serving as CCO of their New York office, and more recently, as North American CCO. Tom was a major driver of the creative excellence that influenced McCann’s most celebrated work of the past decade, including the iconic “Fearless Girl” for State Street Global Advisors, “True Name” for Mastercard, “Generation Lockdown” for March for Our Lives, and “Universal Love” for MGM Resorts. Under his leadership, McCann New York was named the #2 individual agency globally at the 2019 Cannes International Festival of Creativity, and Agency of the Year at the 2019 Clio Awards, winning 35 Clio awards, including a Grand Clio for Microsoft. He originally joined McCann from DDB Chicago, where he’d worked on McDonald’s and Budweiser. Tom is a devout believer in the power of creativity.