Chief Operating Officer
The Designory and eg+ Worldwide
Chief Compensation Officer
Neal Grossman took on his COO role at The Designory and eg+ Worldwide in 2016 while keeping his responsibilities at TBWA for thought leadership, development of global best practices, and for consulting the global network on contracts and compensation agreements with major clients. Grossman had spent 29 years at TBWA\Chiat\Day, most recently as Chief Operating Officer of its Los Angeles office. Grossman has served as Chairman of the 4A’s Large Agency Finance Committee and was the Founding Chairman of the 4A’s Western Finance Committee, and he serves as a committee member on both. He has served as a member of the Association of National Advertisers (ANA)–4A’s Joint Policy Committee on Broadcast Talent Union Relations (JPC). Grossman was a founding member of thinkLA, a mutual-benefit organization of advertisers, agencies and media, and is a co-founder of the Art & Design Academy, a program teaching high school students about creative and technical agency roles. He is a Certified Public Accountant who worked for five years at Coopers & Lybrand (now PwC).