EVP, Western Region
|Jerry McGee joined the 4A's as Executive Vice President, Western Region, in February 2005. |
A veteran of two 4A's agencies, Jerry most recently served as president and CEO at J. Walter Thompson Los Angeles. Prior to that he was chairman and CEO at Ogilvy & Mather West, a full-service agency with direct and public relations divisions.
Jerry began his career at Ogilvy & Mather New York in 1963, where he served in a variety of positions including media buyer, producer, account supervisor, copywriter, associate creative director, and creative director. He moved west in 1984 as managing director of Ogilvy & Mather Los Angeles, led that office for 16 years and was a member of the Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide Board of Directors. Jerry is a past president of the Western States Advertising Association, past chairman of the Los Angeles Advertising Club, and served as chairman of the 4A's Southern California Council. He is vice president of the Ad Club of Los Angeles.