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Anthony Romano

President, Minneapolis & Chicago

Office

  • Minneapolis

Anthony is a versatile marketing veteran with 28 years of experience that combines a rare mix of creativity, data, technology and media. Recently named to the Campaign US “Digital 40 Over 40” list, Anthony was honored for his track record in driving innovation and growth for some the most iconic brands in the world, including Porsche, Harley-Davidson, Anheuser-Busch, General Mills, Citibank, Samsung, Pepsi, Coke, Chase, Nestlé, Hershey’s, MasterCard, Converse, Loews Hotels, TD Bank, Braun, Verizon, PlayStation, Grubhub and Uber.

In his role as President of Wunderman Thompson, Minneapolis and Chicago, Anthony leads a world-class team of storytellers, creative technologists, experience designers and data scientists across clients such as, UnitedHealth Group, Best Buy, Sherwin Williams, United Airlines and Chevron.

Prior to joining Wunderman Thompson, Anthony was the CEO of BBH New York, where he returned the agency back to record growth and diversified its digital capabilities. He’s also the former US chief of client services for R/GA, where he was responsible for client growth strategies across the agency’s six US offices and it’s five lines of business and overseeing its top global clients during its best three-year growth period ever, earning them Ad Age and Cannes Lions Agency of the Year honors.

Prior to R/GA, Anthony held executive leadership positions, running global client portfolios and building specialty digital and performance marketing practices at shops like Publicis Modem, Havas’ Arnold Worldwide and IPG’s Carmichael Lynch in Minneapolis. Outside the agency world, Anthony led strategic initiatives for the media platform giant, AOL, and was the Global VP of Digital Innovation for Ralph Lauren.

Anthony was the founding chairman of the 4A’s North American Account Management Committee, an honorary board member of the Mobile Marketing Association and a frequent speaker on marketing innovation at his alma mater, New York University.