Alexander Rea

AlexanderRea

Alexander Rea

Creative Technology Officer

As the Creative Technology Officer at DDB New York, Alexander works with clients and teams to navigate the multifaceted digital world. In his role, Alexander uses technology to identify, develop, and execute innovative creative that impacts brands.

With almost 20 years of advertising, production, design and development experience, Alexander’s intricate knowledge of the digital world lends itself to projects of all shapes and sizes, allowing him to craft experiences from the ground up.

He has designed, coded, produced, and directed everything from small marketing websites, to complex web platforms, mobile apps, interactive installations and VR experiences for a wide array of Fortune 500 brands including Marriott, Sony, Lexus, Budweiser, Chrysler, Macy’s, Infiniti and Lockheed Martin. He was intrinsically involved with the award-winning Field Trip to Mars group VR project which has won over 50 industry awards and was the most awarded campaign at the 2016 Cannes International Festival of Creativity.

Active in the digital community as a mentor, Alexander has worked with R/GA’s accelerator program since its inception, along with NYC BigApps. He has also taught or guest lectured at advertising programs including Miami Ad School. You can find him presenting at industry events such as New York Media Festival, Maker Faire and TEDx.