Nice shout-out from my friend Alec Stern.
I’ve known Alec since he was starting out in the industry, but a wee lad. He’s been on a crazy trajectory: from interning beside me at Comma, to music supervision at Leo Burnett and now Director of Music at DDB. His production of a one-off broadway musical for Skittles, in lieu of the Super Bowl, was a bit of a moon shot.
Alec was in the middle of one of the most award-winning projects I ever worked on; the short McDonald’s film celebrating International Women’s Day in 2018. Here’s a cool article where he elaborates on the crazy twists and turns of that production: