Doug Zanger

Doug Zanger

Doug Zanger is a senior editor at Adweek focusing on creativity and agencies. He has covered a wide range of industry topics and interviewed several high-profile luminaries including Megan Rapinoe, Sue Bird, Jeff Goldblum, Carrie Brownstein, Michael Kelly, Jeffrey Katzenberg and some of the NFL’s biggest past and present stars. Based in Portland, Oregon, and unabashedly loyal to the Pacific Northwest, Zanger has over 25 years of experience in the advertising industry, including 12 in radio, where he picked up a Radio Mercury Award.

‘Peloton Girl’ Stars as Herself in the Greatest Sequel Ever: An Aviation Gin Ad

Chalk up yet another win for the marketing team at the Ryan Reynolds-owned gin brand.

Adweek Creative Leader of the Decade: Colleen DeCourcy

Whether she knew it or not at the time, DeCourcy was well on her way to becoming a steadying voice of reason in an industry that needed a more inclusive conscience.

9 Campaigns That Illustrate Wieden + Kennedy’s Consistent Creative Brilliance in 2019

Familiar brands broke through with unique ads from the creative powerhouse, from Delta to Ford and Facebook.

U.S. Agency of the Year: Wieden + Kennedy Makes Magic—and Notches Impressive Growth—by Leaning Into Core Strengths

The 'tried and true' have proved powerful and profitable.

Tombras Takes Manhattan, Opening New York Office After Winning 3 New Accounts

Agency will serve Nutrisystem, FreshDirect and Harry’s at new outpost.

Wunderman Thompson Taps Bas Korsten and Daniel Bonner as Global CCOs

The duo is tasked with raising the agency’s creative profile.

Could Knoxville Be the Next Boulder of the Agency World?

The two cities share some important DNA, according to the agencies that have made their homes off the beaten path.

Why Olympics Branding Is Such a Challenge

Design pro Joe Stewart, design partner and co-founder of Work & Co, shares the secrets to standing out when so much is at stake.

Even the Most Awkward Holiday Moments Are Comfortable in Bombas Socks

Direct-to-consumer brand with the hilarious truth bomb.

Nivea Chooses Publicis Groupe to Help Transform 107-Year-Old Brand

Holding company will open bespoke agency to service the account.