Creative Director / Brand Activator
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About Greg

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

 

Creative Vision & 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 (Omnicom Health Group) managing design teams and crafting strategic design concepts. As a member of the Emerging Digital Group, led human-centered design workflows and championed new emerging tech platforms. On the side, he works with startups and non-profits to activate new brand growth and value. With over a decade in advertising and branding, Greg has covered a range of healthcare, finance, consumer and tech sectors.

Previous agency experience includes Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, 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.