David Rothkopf to lead creative department and provide conceptual thought leadership

David Rothkopf SVP, Executive Creative Director

David Rothkopf
SVP, Executive Creative Director

Marketing Werks, a CROSSMARK Company and a leading consumer engagement firm in North America, announced that David Rothkopf has joined the company as SVP, Executive Creative Director. Rothkopf will be based at the firm’s Chicago headquarters.

Rothkopf, (42), will lead Marketing Werks’ creative department and is responsible for providing creative and conceptual thought leadership across the company. He will also partner with client teams to develop integrated brand strategies that represent the future of experiential and integrated marketing. In addition to his creative responsibilities, Rothkopf joins the executive team in growing Marketing Werks’ brand, reputation, and business portfolio.

“David is an important addition to Marketing Werks’ growing leadership team. He is an experienced creative talent who generates big ideas that can connect, inspire, and ultimately, sell,” said Holly Meloy, SVP Account Management. “His years of experience and outstanding team and client leadership skills will help drive the creative culture throughout our agency, and as a result will benefit our clients immensely.”

Prior to joining Marketing Werks, Rothkopf was a Chicago-based VP, Creative Director at Wunderman and Y&R Group, where he was the creative lead and head writer on the Xbox Partnership, Promotions & Sponsorship team, as well as the creative lead for clients including Microsoft, Coca-Cola, Staples, and Applebee’s. Rothkopf holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Cornell University.