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  • History is
    written By
    the victors

    Sure, that might be bullshit... but one thing's for sure, no one ever asked the benchwarmers their thoughts on the situation. Everything you touch becomes history. You know it, we know it, and your mother knows it. Now it's time for the world to know it. History isn't going to write itself, so, go ahead, show us what you've got

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      Dec 14 - jan 17 at 5pm

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      Jan 18 - jan 26 at 5pm

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    For too many years, we’ve had to fill our trophy cases with mismatched awards. It’s high time that the Dallas ADDYs had a trophy to call our own. Something that says “I live in Dallas and I make great advertising.” That’s why this year, we’re unveiling THE Dallas ADDYs trophy, and trust us… you’re not going to want to miss this.

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  • Jörg

    UX Designer at Google

    Jörg is a UX Design Manager and Sprint Master at Google, specializing in creating measurement products that revolutionize how advertisers allocate their marketing budgets. Prior to joining Google, Jörg built and led the Capital One UX team in Plano, TX. Before focusing on product development, Jörg spent 15+ years in the world of advertising working for Leo Burnett, JWT, and other Omnicom agencies. He’s created award-winning campaigns for AT&T, 7-Eleven, Bacardi, OshKosh B’Gosh, Sam’s Club, Discover Card, Macy's, Allstate Insurance, and T-Mobile, among others. When not at work, Jörg is a passionate cyclist and enjoys playing Yo-Kai Watch and watching Steven Universe with his son.

  • Michael Corbeille

    EVP/ECD at SMZ

    Michael has spent the majority of his advertising career moving at the speed of retail working on accounts like McDonald’s, Jeep, Dodge, Chrysler, Chevy, Kellogg’s, and Nintendo. Agencies he has worked at include: JWT, Leo Burnett, BBDO, Goodby Silverstein & Partners, and currently an ECD at SMZ. Hardware he has won include: Cannes Gold, Clios, Addies, Effies, GLAAD, Graphis, and Communication Arts.

  • Russell Heubach

    ECD at PICO L.A

    Russell learned his craft at agencies like The Martin Agency, JWT and DDB Chicago before transferring to DDB Sydney. He then went on to be ECD and Partner of George with offices in Sydney & Melbourne. Brands he has worked on include: Nike, Wendy’s, Arby’s, Toyota, Lexus, Honda, Acura, Tesla, Infiniti, Nissan, Burger King, Budweiser, and Coke. Additional agencies he has worked at include JWT Gulf in Dubai, Publicis Mojo in Sydney, McGarryBowen New York, and currently VP/ECD at George P. Johnson.

  • Tracey Locke

    Student Judge

    Tracey has over 20 years of experience in marketing, advertising, and design. She has a passion for building ideas, relationships, and adding a clean, elegant and sophisticated aesthetic to everything she touches. She has a B.F.A. and a degree in Graphic Design and Art Direction from The Portfolio Center. Her career began in Chicago at JWT as an art director. Then on to Tracey Locke in Dallas (the irony is not lost on anyone, including Tracey.) Other agencies and companies include: Teleflora, Carlson Marketing Group, Beneveda Medical Center, and Luna Lullaby. Tracey has worked on dozens of national brands throughout her career. She now takes her decades of advertising and marketing experience into the education realm, which fits perfectly with her love of education, creativity, and inspiring students.

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