Craig Allen is a Texas Creative alum and the Founder and Chief Creative Officer of CALLEN. He spent nearly 10 years at Wieden + Kennedy’s Portland office where he worked on a large variety of brands. Perhaps most notably, he led the Old Spice team responsible for the “Smell Like A Man, Man” campaign which transformed the brand into the category’s definitive leader and was regarded as one of the top campaigns of the 21st century. Before W+K, Allen worked at TBWA/Chiat/Day, New York.
Craig has won the industry’s most prestigious awards including an Emmy, two Cannes Lion Grand Prix, Best In Show at The One Show and ANDY Awards. As well as two Black D&AD Pencils and the Grand Effie. He was selected as one of the 50 most creative people in the world by Creativity Magazine. We are proud to bring Craig back to the 40 Acres to talk about his work.
Start Date: November 10 @ 2:30pm
End Date: November 10 @ 3:30pm
Event Categories: Guest Speaker
Location: DMC 2.106 Auditorium
Target audience: Alumni , Faculty , General Public , Staff , Students