EVP, Chief Creative Officer, Burrell Communications
Lewis began his career as an Art Director at Burrell fifteen years ago before his tenure at Leo Burnett/ Chicago where he became a Senior Vice President/Creative Director. During his career he has worked on such brands as The U.S.Army, McDonald's, P&G, Allstate, Budweiser, Miller Lite and Walt Disney World.
Classically trained in GraphicDesign/ArtDirection, Lewis is extremely versatile in all aspects of the creative process. His general market experience along with extensive African-American Consumer expertise gives him a unique and valuable perspective in the marketplace.
His ability to turn strategies and insights into fresh business building creative has made him the benefactor of awards such as: One Show Entertainment, New York Festivals, Addy's, Creativity, Effie and the ARF David Ogilvy Award.
Lewis is an alumni of Kent State University (BFA) where he has established the Lewis and Dona Williams Endowment Fund for minority and economically challenged art students.
To ensure the proper work/life balance, Lewis is a veteran marathon runner and a dedicated yoga student.