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Virtual Reality View: A conversation with VMLY&R's Gracie Page

Stephen Lepitak
Editor at The Drum
Gracie Page
Emerging Technology Director at VMLY&R London

founding partner and chief creative officer


An advocate of “the power of creativity to inspire change”, Jonathan Ford has led the creation of some of the world’s best-known brands and has won numerous awards for his work, including a Gold Cannes Lions for the JME brand creation for Jamie Oliver, and recently celebrated a record-breaking 16 consecutive years of success at the DBA’s Design Effectiveness Awards.

Ford speaks regularly on the brand, design and innovation conference circuit, on platforms including PSFK and the World Future Trends Summit.

In addition to his role as founding partner and chief creative officer, which he shares with Karen Welman, he leads a successful series of #ChallengersAndIcons interviews with leaders behind the brands of the future.

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