Marcus is a design leader who has built award-winning teams for several of the world’s leading agencies. He’s been lucky to have worked alongside some of the industries most talented people - and their brilliance keeps him inspired.
Before founding Yellow, he was ECD with Dragon Rouge, following 13 years as CCO and Founding Partner of Sterling Brands in New York. He started his career with Pentagram in London and helped establish the Michael Peters Group in London, Toronto and Los Angeles. He’s lead major new identity and packaging programs for clients including: Givaudan Roare, Constellation Wines, Burger King, Pepsi, Diageo, El Paso Energy, The Getty Museum, Unilever, Pernod Ricard, VegaOne, AB InBev and Tsingtao.
He is an active member of the AIGA and a past member of its board. He believes designers have an essential role to promote responsible design, and is always happy to contribute his skills to non-profits. He has spoken at many conferences and when he’s not designing, you'll find him with a power tool renovating a Fort Greene brownstone!