"Whether creating cinematic ads with heart, helping a client turn waste into warmth for needy children or advocating for LGBT acceptance in sports, Gus Johnston is a creative who brings both passion and purpose to everything he does." - Adweek, Creative 100

I am a Creative Director at Venables Bell & Partners, in San Francisco, where I lead our business across 9 individual brands within the 3M and Marriott portfolios (including the global Creative Direction on Post-it Notes, Command, Scotch, Sheraton, Westin and Renaissance Hotels).

I have over 15 years agency experience in Australia and the U.S.

You can read more about my extracurricular pursuits here.