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Jackson George

SVP Creative Advertising

Disney

LOS ANGELES, USA // Jackson has worked in motion picture advertising since the Y2K crisis and has been with Disney’s marketing team for the past 5 years. While at Disney, Jackson has been responsible for the creative strategy & execution of campaigns for: Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Maleficent, OZ: The Great and Powerful, Cinderella, and most recently, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. His upcoming projects include the new Mary Poppins film and the continuation of the Star Wars trilogy.

Previously, Jackson held similar positions at Universal Pictures, Overture Films & InSync Advertising, where he guided the theatrical creative campaigns for: Despicable Me, Bridesmaids, Ted, The Lorax, Walk The Line, Cast Away, and Rocky Balboa, among many others. "Others" include Space Chimps, Glitter, Boat Trip, and Your Highness.

Jackson has won an award here and there, been named to AdAge’s annual 40 under 40 list and is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.