Sean Bryan

Sean Bryan
Co-Chief Creative Officer
McCann NY


Sean Bryan has been the Co-Chief Creative Officer of McCann NY since June 2012. He’s also been Global Chief Creative Officer of m:united//McCann (a dedicated unit of McCann servicing the Microsoft business) since 2015.

Sean and his creative partner Tom Murphy have been a team in advertising for 22 years. In addition to McCann, they have worked together at DDB Chicago and JWT NY. During that time, they have worked on brands and causes in almost every category, and won creative awards all over the world. In 2016, their work for Lockheed Martin was the single most awarded work at Cannes, and McCann NY won more Lions than any other Agency in the US. McCann NY was also Agency of the Year at the LIAA’s and Shoot Magazines Agency of the Year. And Sean’s largest account, Microsoft, was the 2016 Advertiser of the year at the Clio’s.

When he is not working in advertising, Sean and his wife Emily take care of two kids (12 & 9 years old), 3 horses, 6 ducks, 3 goats, 2 dogs, and a whole bunch of chickens. As a side hustle, Sean and Tom have also published 4 award-winning children’s books.