Matt joined Havas in 2013 in the role of Global Chief Marketing Officer, where his primary focus is partnering with key leaders across the network to form new growth strategies and practices.
Matt previously served as New Business Director for McCann New York, then Chief Growth Officer for the network, for a combined eight years. In his time at McCann WorldGroup he was credited with bringing significant revenue to the agency, including winning accounts from the likes of Intel, Wendy’s, Verizon Wireless, Holiday Inn, and Weight Watchers.
Prior to his new business role, Matt led the pitch-winning team that brought MasterCard’s “Priceless” campaign to market in 1997. Matt managed the agency’s MasterCard relationship for four years—first domestically, and then globally—and formed the founding US team credited with work that has won almost every creative award in the business.
In 2010 Matt left McCann to join kbs+ as Chief of Staff, managing multiple businesses that he either won or expanded within the agency, including Goldman Sachs, Intel, HomeGoods, and Accenture.