Creative company SpecialGuest is pleased to announce the addition of Ashley McGee as Business Director / Executive Producer.
McGee joins the SpecialGuest team with nearly a decade of diverse experience spanning creative agencies, global media companies, cultural hubs, and production studios. Her numerous successes leading projects for globally recognized brands Google, Intel, Microsoft, Diet Coke, Ford, Motorola and Levi’s have generated honors including Cannes Lions, AdAge’s Creativity 50/Media Vanguard awards, One Show awards, Communications Arts awards, Most Contagious List placements, and more.
Prior to SpecialGuest, McGee was Global Account Director at VICE, where she ran Motherboard.tv, The Creators Project, and The Ultrabook Experience. Additional previous roles include Group Account Director at LEGS (Milk Studios) and Project Director at Anomaly, where she made an impact driving projects for Google.
“Ashley’s combined business acumen and keen cultural awareness are just the kind of hybrid thinking we’re looking for,” noted SpecialGuest Founder and Executive Creative Director Aaron Duffy. “It’s rare to find someone with her level of both analytic and creative skills, and we’re thrilled to have her on board.”
SpecialGuest welcomes McGee following recent brand and commercial projects for Facebook, Qualcomm, TSMC, SquareSpace, and Google, and an MTV VMA-winning music video for OK Go’s “The Writing’s on the Wall.”
SpecialGuest was founded by ECD Aaron Duffy. Based in Brooklyn, SpecialGuest is a creative company of artists and strategists working directly with clients who love the creative process, from concept to creation across all media.