UNT alumnus named to Forbes 30 under 30 list to speak on campus

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 14:45

What: Graham Douglas, alumnus of UNT’s Mayborn School of Journalism, one of Forbes Magazine’s 30 under 30: Marketing and Advertising and Droga5’s creative director, is speaking and hosting a networking event at the University of North Texas.

When: 3 - 5 p.m. Oct. 23 (Wednesday)

Where: UNT’s Innovation Greenhouse, located in Sycamore Hall, Room 119 (307 S. Avenue B, Denton)

Cost: Free

DENTON (UNT), Texas -- The University of North Texas’s Innovation Greenhouse presents UNT alumnus Graham Douglas who will speak on Oct. 23 (Wednesday) in Sycamore Hall Room 119 from 3 - 5 p.m.. He has received several awards including recognition as one of Forbes Magazine’s 30 under 30: Marketing and Advertising and his campaign for Prudential has been named one of “10 Ads Worth Spreading” for 2011 by TED.

Douglas serves as creative director at Droga5, an independent advertising network he helped to grow from a 75-person operation in 2010 to a 162-person shop today. He has worked on dozens of campaigns for organizations including Spotify , UNICEF and Adidas.

 

About the Innovation Greenhouse

UNT’s Innovation Greenhouse opened in 2013 and is a resource to help students bring ideas to life. The Innovation Greenhouse, located in Sycamore Hall, aims to help students apply what they learn in the classroom, and use knowledge gained through hands-on experience, to succeed in the rapidly growing innovation field.

More information can be found online at http://innovation.unt.edu.

 

UNT News Service Phone Number: (940) 565-2108

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