If we could build a prototype of what a “creative” should look like, act like, sound like and create award-winning work like, it would be Eddie Snyder.
Eddie spent much of his career as SVP/CD and EVP/CCO at Fitzgerald + CO, leading clients like Aflac, Aruba Tourism, Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, Black & Decker (Delta/PorterCable), Coca-Cola, Domino’s Pizza, Durex, LongHorn Steakhouse, Marriott Hotels + Resorts, Mizuno, Popeyes, QUIKRETE, Russell Athletic, The Athlete’s Foot (Nike, Reebok, New Balance) Time Warner Cable, to name a few.
Recently he was VP/Executive Creative Director at Peter Mayer, leading a powerful team of talent developing work that worked for Comcast Business, CenturyLink and Asheville Tourism
Eddie has received hundreds of recognitions from major award shows and publications, including a Cannes Cyber Lion and multiple Cannes Finalists, a rare D&AD Pencil nomination, multiple Art Directors Club, CA, One Show, AICP, Graphis, PRINT and CLIO’S. The viral video Eddie and team created for Durex Condoms was named nominated as one of Ad Age Top Ad Campaigns of The 21 st Century.
Eddie is a creative leader and a teacher. He has served in faculty and leadership roles at two of the nation’s most prestigious advertising schools. He is a previous Director of Advertising Arts at Portfolio Center and was Senior Advisor of Creative Studies at The Creative Circus.
Eddie lives in New Orleans.