Chuck Porter joined the Crispin Agency in 1988 as Creative Director and Partner after a long career as an award-winning freelance copywriter. The agency was renamed Crispin &Porter, and within three years it had doubled in size and been named as one of the top 15 creative shops in the country.
Today, the agency has nine offices around the world including Shanghai. The agency's client list includes Infiniti, KRAFT, Mondelez International, Dominos Pizza, MetLife, Applebee's, Charles Schwab, Fruit of the Loom, Turkish Airlines, Paddy Power and Best Buy. CP+B is one of the most-awarded agencies in the world, having been named Agency of the Decade by Advertising Age and Agency of the Year 13 times in the trade press. CP+B has won more Grand Prix awards at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival than any other agency in the past 15 years, and is the only agency to have won the Titanium Grand Prix two times.
In addition to his role at Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Chuck is Chief Strategist for MDC Partners, CP+B’s parent company. At MDC, he identifies and assesses potential acquisitions and serves as a consultant to member agencies.
Chuck is a past co-chairman and current board member of Advertising Week in New York, North America’s preeminent communications industry event, as well as past Chairman of the American Association of Advertising Agencies. Along with Martha Stewart and Michael Dell, he was named one of Inc. magazine’s Entrepreneurs We Love, and this year he will be inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame.