Andrew O’Dell, CEO, co-founded Pereira & O’Dell with CCO, PJ Pereira, in April 2008. O’Dell’s strong digital background has seen the dichotomy of booms and busts true to the ad world lending to his eye for future business and consumer trends. Andrew co-Founded digital advertising agency Lot21 in 1997 and went on to become president of AKQA, overseeing the agency’s interactive advertising operations nationally. At 5 years, Pereira & O’Dell has attracted a growing roster of top-tier marketers including Mattel, Skype, Henkel, Corona, BevMo!, Reebok, Fiat and Intel, but maintains the risk-taking culture of a startup. The agency has offices in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, and Sao Paulo.
The agency was recently named to both AdAge and Creativity’s 2013 A-Lists based on the company’s business performance, impact on clients’ businesses as well as industry leadership and innovation.