Cole & Weber Hires Director of Integrated Production
In addition to 8 other staff hires, Craig Jelniker has joined the Cole & Weber leadership team as Director of Integrated Production.
Seattle, WA, April 13, 2017 (Newswire.com) - On the heels of two large account wins, Craig Jelniker has joined Cole & Weber as the new Director of Integrated Production. Craig will lead a group of producers, project managers and developers and will be an integral part of the agency’s management team. Craig is a graduate of the University of South Florida and holds a B.A. in public relations in the School of Mass Communications. Prior to Cole & Weber, Craig was Managing Partner and Executive Producer at Middle Mile Productions in New York. His roster of clients included Land Rover, Dell, Xerox, Goldman Sachs and Special Olympics. Prior to Middle Mile Productions Craig had tenures at The Martin Agency, BOONEOAKLEY, and Young & Rubicam.
Craig’s work has been recognized by Cannes Lions, One Show, FWA, Webby, Clio, Epica, Addy and AICP.
Mike Doherty, Cole & Weber’s President, said, “I could not be happier that Craig has joined us. We are thrilled to have someone of Craig’s caliber at C&W. He is a world class creative producer with deep experience in all forms of media and a very innovative problem solver.”
“Craig’s passionate about finding innovative ways to bring ideas to life and he is incredibly versatile in finding new ways to tell stories and make things happen in a digital and content driven world,” says Doherty. Of coming to Seattle and joining Cole & Weber Craig says, “This was a trifecta for me. I’m reunited with Pat McKay from my Martin days, I’m walking into a department that’s truly integrated (within an agency that’s got everything I could ask for under one roof) and I have family in Seattle to boot.”
In Craig’s spare time he and his wife and two children love spending time at the beach, eating great food and admits that they all watch way too much Adventure Time and “animated stuff in general.”
About Cole & Weber
Cole & Weber is an advertising agency known for creating innovative campaigns that go beyond traditional advertising to engage consumers. Founded in 1931, the Seattle-based agency has established a reputation for producing insightful, creatively disruptive, award-winning work. Cole & Weber is wholly owned by WPP, a world leader in marketing and advertising services. WPP was again named the world’s most creative holding company at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity for the sixth consecutive year. Please visit www.cwunited.com for more information.
Press Contact: Mike Doherty, 206-436-3755
Source: Cole & Weber