Doug Zanger

Doug Zanger

Senior Editor, Agencies
Doug Zanger is a senior editor, agencies 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, Ore. 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.

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Radio Recliner helps seniors connect and combat isolation.

Nike’s Latest Anthem, Narrated by LeBron James, Is Filled With Hope for a Broken World

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