With extensive experience in digital product design, user experience and brand storytelling, Greg uses human insight and design thinking to build solutions for human connections. He currently consults with early stage and established ventures.
AGENCY & CONSULTING EXPERTISE
Recently, Greg was a Vice-President, Art (Digital Product Design Lead) at CDMiConnect (Omnicom Health Group) managing design teams and crafting strategic client projects. As part of the agency's Emerging Digital Group, he led human-centered design initiatives and introduced emerging tech platforms. He now partners with clients to activate new market growth and consumer value.
From various seasons of client work, Greg is industry versed in finance (Citi, JPMorgan Chase, & TD Ameritrade), healthcare (Pfizer, Genentech & AstraZeneca), and technology (Microsoft, Intel & HP).
Greg's agency stops included Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, McCann Erickson, Wunderman, Futurebrand, Acxiom and his own strategic design studio–the Longitude. California-born Greg carries undergrad degrees in communications and business from UC Berkeley and graphic design from ArtCenter College of Design – leading to a global reaching design career – now based in Brooklyn.
IMPACT FOR SOCIAL GOOD
With a heart for vulnerable communities, Greg takes action for social impact by launching non-profits and social innovation projects. For five years, Greg served on the Board of Directors for Restore NYC helping sex-trafficking survivors. He was recognized as one of America's Most Promising Social Entrepreneurs by Bloomberg Businessweek and awarded an Ideas That Matter Grant from Sappi.
Greg finds joy in travel hacking his way around the world and immersing his brain with the latest digital innovations. Ever since the rise of social media, he's been creating content and storytelling as gregwong.