NEW YORK — Code and Theory today announced the appointment of Chris Bradley as Group Creative Director in the Brand Design Group in New York. He will work across all clients in the Brand portfolio, including Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Maybelline New York and the BURGER KING® brand.
Bradley comes to the agency from R/GA, where he served as Executive Creative Director on the MasterCard® account, driving campaigns such as #LoveThisCity and most recently, Priceless Surprises. Prior to R/GA, he served as ECD at Big Fuel, where he worked on brands including T-Mobile, Microsoft, and GM Brands including Chevy, Cadillac, Buick and GMC.
From 1999 to 2005, Bradley was creative director on the Volkswagen account at Arnold Worldwide in Boston, and from 2006 to 2011 he worked in both the New York and San Francisco office of Ogilvy & Mather, working on such brands as Motorola and Stolichnaya Vodka. Prior to working in advertising, Bradley spent nearly 10 years in the design world working at consultancies on both sides of the Atlantic.
"Code and Theory is on a rapid ascendency and I’m super excited to be joining them at this stage of their evolution."
"Chris’ unique experience in both design and storytelling above-and-below the line, makes him a perfect fit for Code and Theory. We’re all excited to have him on board," said Steve Baer, Managing Partner of Code and Theory’s Brand Design Group.
Over the last decade, Bradley’s work has been recognized by almost every advertising award show, including the Cannes Cyber Lions, The One Show, Clios Awards, The Effies, the Mobius Awards, The Addys, The ACD 100 Show, Communication Arts, among others.
Originally from Orange Park, Florida, Bradley received his B.F.A. in Design from Florida State University in 1992. He is currently being mentored by Magnum photographer David Alan Harvey on a photography book he’s working on about “The Box,” New York’s infamous burlesque club on the Lower East Side.
ABOUT CODE AND THEORY
Code and Theory is a digital agency that designs products, content and brand campaigns across platforms. With offices in New York, San Francisco, and most recently London, the agency works with a diverse set of brands including Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Maybelline New York, BURGER KING®, Comcast, Vogue, Mashable, among others.