John’s background as a copywriter, creative director and creative leader includes numerous clients across many platforms and disciplines. John has written and created award-winning creative for brands such as McDonald’s, Anheuser-Busch, Miller, Nintendo, Hallmark, Kraft, Allstate, BMW, the Independent Film Channel and Coke.
Creating big ideas that break through and engage the consumer is a hallmark of John’s work. John has created numerous commercials that won USA Today’s prestigious Super Bowl Ad Meter and has written and directed work that won every award in the advertising world. Other awards and recognition include ten Cannes Lions, three Grand CLIOs and several Gold CLIOs, the London International Festival Grand Prize, the Cannes Radio Grand Prix, three Radio Mercury Grand Prize Awards, the New York Festivals Grand Prize and three commercials in The One Show’s Best Beer Commercials Ever, amongst others.
John has also served as a judge for the Cannes Lions, CLIOs, Radio Mercury Awards, American Advertising Awards, D&AD Awards and others.
John holds a bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University. He is involved in both the Directors Guild of America and the Writers Guild of America.
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CONVERSATIONS WITH GIANTS STAFF
John Immesoete, Executive Producer, Founder
Jill Frank, Executive Content Producer
Sadie Altvater, Content Producer
Sally McGuin, Content Producer
Annie Benson, Content Production Coordinator
Corey Ciszek, Creative Director
David Shih, Creative Director
Britta Petersen, PR
Emily Sullivan, Social
Laine Rousseau, Social