Carolyn Patton is a Creative Director with over 25 years experience in advertising. She has worked for corporations and agencies in both Canada & Europe; learning insights from both worlds, she applies those to building creative teams and strategies. Carolyn has developed the internal creative agency for ATB Financial, Creative Director with Intuit, Global Business Division for Canada & UK, led the Creative team at Calder Bateman and taught at the University of Alberta. In Milan, Italy she worked for DDB and McCann Erickson on clients Coca Cola, Movado, Phillips, and Rubbermaid, and Lacoste.
She has worked on a range of creative projects from reducing tobacco use in peoples’ lives, to Grand Prix racing, reinventing brands for software companies and banks, and producing large events. Carolyn delivers campaigns and ideas that amplify products and brands.
Carolyn currently serves on the Board of Directors for The Vimy Foundation and is the Alberta Chair for CFLC (Canadian Forces Liaison Council). She is a recipient of the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers for the Commonwealth – recognizing volunteer achievements of Canadians in a wide range of fields.