On September 28, 2016, Jon Drawbaugh joined Arnold as EVP, Director of Integrated Production. In this role, Jon will oversee Arnold’s comprehensive cross-channel production efforts.
Reporting directly to Global Chief Creative Officer Jim Elliott, this hire is part of Elliott’s plan to further grow the agency’s integrated production offering and ensure that all clients have access to best-in-class content capabilities across the Arnold and Studio6 global networks.
Prior to joining Arnold, Jon led integrated production at DDB San Francisco, where he oversaw their Speakeasy content studio. In that role, he built a team of cross-platform production experts focused on creating innovative media agnostic communications for brands like Oracle, Slim Jim, Clorox and Qualcomm – including Qualcomm’s Fabric Content film series and Invisible Museum AR app.
Previously, as SVP/Director of Integrated Production at Mullen LA, Jon is credited with developing Yeti, their in-house production capability, and producing cutting-edge digital work for leading brands like Acura. He joined Mullen from FCB West where he oversaw a wide range of integrated production assignments. He also established the Foundry, the agency’s in-house production capability that played a critical role in winning the Levi’s business. Before that, Jon served as a senior producer at Goodby, Silverstein and Partners, working on top brands like Chevrolet, Sprint, Hewlett-Packard, Dickies, Comcast, Cheetos, Denny’s, eBay, Starbucks, Subway, Kayak.com, and AIDES.