Creative Director / Brand Activator
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About Greg

Greg is a creative director, social catalyst and brand activator.

 

A Creative Director with Entrepreneurial Spirit

Greg Wong activates connections between people and brands. He's passionate about digital experiences and social channels that will shape the future.

Most recently, Greg was a Vice-President, Art Supervisor at Patients & Purpose (part of the Omnicom Health Group). As a core member of the Emerging Digital Group, he lead design teams, created strategic brand content, lead human-centered design workflows, and advanced new social platforms. On the side, he works with startups and non-profits to activate new growth and value. With over a decade in advertising and branding, Greg provided services to a range of Fortune 100 corporations, small businesses, and non-profit organizations.

Previous agency experience includes Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, Digitas Health, McCann Erickson, Wunderman, Futurebrand, and his own strategic design consultancy–the Longitude. Greg is armed with degrees in mass communications from the University of California, Berkeley and graphic design from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena.

Extending beyond agency work, Greg helps movements for social change. For five years, Greg served on the Board of Directors for Restore NYC, a non-profit helping internationally sex-trafficked women in New York City. In 2010, he was recognized as one of America's Most Promising Social Entrepreneurs by Bloomberg Businessweek and also awarded a Sappi Paper Ideas That Matter Grant.

Greg finds joy in travel hacking his way around the world and learning about the latest trends. Ever since the dawn of social media, he's been sharing and creating content nearly everywhere as @gregwong.