Award winning creative Kevin Roddy joins Publicis & Hal Riney as chief creative officer


Kevin, formerly Chief Creative Officer, BBH New York,  will partner with Kristi VandenBosch, CEO, Publicis & Hal Riney, in leading both the agency, and Publicis Modem San Francisco.
Kevin Roddy stated, “I’m ecstatic to get started bridging Riney and Modem creatively. Building on what Hal Riney created in San Francisco and combining that with the capabilities and talents of Modem is going to give Kristi and I an incredibly unique way to move creative communications forward.”
Kristi VandenBosch stated, “Kevin is the creative partner every CEO dreams of. And importantly, he is exactly the kind of creative talent that a brand with a legacy as strong as Riney deserves.  Our clients are going to feel the impact of his arrival, immediately. I’m proud he’s joining Riney, and I know we’re going to do some amazing things together.”

As a copywriter Kevin has been recognised for creative excellence throughout his career. Twice he has been ranked in the top three of Boards Magazine’s “Top 10 Copywriters Worldwide” list, and he has won every major creative award in the world. Kevin is the only person in advertising to have ever won The One Show’s “Best of Show” award twice. He is current Chairman of The One Club, the advertising industry’s most prestigious international club dedicated to championing creativity in all its forms.


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