Dan Wieden

Dan Wieden (born 1945) is an American advertising executive who co-founded Wieden+Kennedy and coined the Nike tagline "Just Do It."He attended Ulysses S. Grant High School in Portland, Oregon, where he was on the swim team.. After graduation, he enrolled at the University of Oregon in Eugene, graduating from its School of Journalism and Communication in 1967. In 1999, he was inducted into the school's Hall of Achievement.He and David Kennedy were listed as number 22 on the Advertising Age 100 ad people of the 20th century. He was named one of America's 25 most intriguing entrepreneurs by Inc.
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  • Look out ‘Serial': Agencies take a crack at podcasts

    … strategy director, and Luke Eid, its global director of innovation. The show is targeted at its clients, marketing enthusiasts and especially at TBWA’s 12,000 employees spread across its 300 offices around the globe. The show has uploaded five episodes to Soundcloud so far, focusing on topics ranging from health and wearable technology to the automotive…

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