Meryl Draper

Quirk Creative

Draper is the CEO of Quirk Creative, award-winning and WBE-certified advertising agency based in Brooklyn, NY. She was named one of Adweek’s “Top Creative 100” and has been published in outlets including Forbes, Huffington Post, MediaPost, and Agency Spy–most notably writing about and examining diversity in the advertising and film industry. Draper began her career in public relations at MSLGROUP. She joined Ogilvy & Mather in Bangalore, India, where she oversaw IBM’s advertising campaigns across 25+ global markets. Prior to founding Quirk, Draper helped build startup darling 6sense’s brand from the ground up, helping secure $32 million in funding.