LOS ANGELES, USA // Chris Graves is the Chief Creative Officer of Team One, Publicis Groupe’s premium branding agency. With a career that spans over three decades of award-winning creative work, Chris brings world-class branding experience to his clients’ businesses, particularly in the categories of automotive, hospitality and luxury goods.
After spending his formative years at Ogilvy and TBWA/Chiat/Day in New York, Chris returned to his hometown to work for TBWA/Chiat/Day LA. In his 8 years there he developed award-winning work for brands like Nissan, Energizer and Playstation. He then joined Team One with a mission of reimagining the emerging media landscape for the world’s premiere luxury brands. He and his teams continue to prioritize innovation in new digital media platforms, branded content creation and marketing in the mobile space, and Team One was recently recognized as one of Fast Company’s best workplaces for innovators.
Chris currently oversees offices in LA, Dallas and NY, and is a member of the Saatchi Worldwide Creative Board. Current clients include high-profile global brands like Lexus, The Ritz Carlton, Marriott, Cathay Pacific Airlines and Barclays bank. He resides in LA with 3 children, 3 dogs and at least that many surfboards.