NEW YORK, Mar. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Greater Than One, a New York-based health and wellness digital marketing agency, announced that industry-renowned creative leader Ross Thomson has joined the agency as Chief Creative Officer. The appointment is primed to usher in a new creative era of excellence and innovation within the agency and for its clients.
Thomson joins from Ogilvy Health where, over a successful seven-year period as Executive Vice President, Creative Director, he led dynamic, multi-disciplined teams to create leading-edge consumer and professional brand solutions for companies like Pfizer, Roche, Genentech, Johnson & Johnson, and L’Oreal. Prior to Ogilvy, Thomson led the creative charge at several other agencies, including as Chief Creative Officer Worldwide at Grey Healthcare Group. He spent his formative years at consumer agencies, including Publicis London and McCann, where he led the creative on UK and global accounts for The Guardian, The BBC, Renault, Harp Lager, and Schweppes.
“Ross is a passionate leader of the creative product and is aligned with our vision of transforming what’s possible for our clients and their customers by creating the most imaginative solutions in health and wellness,” said Kieran Walsh, President of GTO.
During his career, Thomson has both won and led his teams to numerous creative honors in the professional and consumer space, including those given out by Cannes, D&AD, Epica, MM&M, and Med Ad News.
“The more persuasive ideas emerge when creative strategy and technology are at the intersection of imagination,” said Thomson. “The team at Greater Than One and myself are firmly on the same page in that respect, which made joining such a progressive-thinking group an incredible opportunity.”
About Greater Than One
Included in the “Top 100 Agencies 2018” by Medical Marketing & Media, Greater Than One is a leading independent global health and wellness agency with offices in New York, San Francisco, and Madrid. Greater Than One transforms what’s possible for clients and their customers by creating the most imaginative solutions and customer experiences in health and wellness. Core services at Greater Than One include brand agency of record, media agency of record, digital agency of record partnerships, enterprise solutions, and strategy and advisory services.