Executive Creative Director, Arts & Culture
Christopher Powers is the Executive Director of Arts & Culture at Situation – a digital agency best known for helping brands build passionate communities through digital-first marketing strategies. He earned his stripes by working at Mezzina/Brown, Bates Worldwide, Wunderman, and Draft Worldwide on Fortune 500 clients including IBM, Verizon Fios, and AstraZeneca before finding his true home at Situation. For 10 years and counting, he has helped Arts & Culture brands effectively and authentically tell their stories.
At Situation, Chris leads the creative team to produce award-winning and effective campaigns. He has worked with clients such as The Metropolitan Opera, Roundabout Theatre Company, and Broadway shows like Anastasia the Musical and Dear Evan Hansen. His work has been awarded at advertising competitions like the Webby Awards, Shorty Awards, Telly Awards, and the Internet Advertising Competition.
Chris grew up in Worcester, MA and graduated from Brandeis University in Waltham, MA before moving to NYC to begin his career in advertising. He now lives in beautiful Rego Park, NY.