Publicis Seattle has appointed Jason Lucas as executive VP, executive creative director. Reporting to CCO Andrew Christou, Lucas will be responsible for overseeing the creative department on the T-Mobile account.
An East Coast native, Lucas relocated to Seattle from VML in New York, where he was a creative director working on clients including Valvoline and Campbell's V8.
Before that, Lucas worked at a variety of large agencies, digital boutiques and startups including BBDO NY and Deep Focus. His track record also includes freelance work. While at BBDO NY, his work for M&M’s, Snickers and FedEx won him numerous awards including a Cannes Lion, One Show Pencils, ADDYs and OMMA Awards. Specifically, FedEx’s DropWatch app, which gives last-minute customers the closest truck that can still accept their package, took home awards at One Show, the ADDYs and Communication Arts. In addition, Lucas played a key role in the lauded M&M Pretzel launch.