When asked, “Who are you?” most people will tell you their name. Not so with Associate Creative Director, Interactive, Derek Stulpin. He gave us a whole list: listener, designer, experience generator, dog owner, history junkie, $5 coffee drinker, pain in the – What’s important here is that Derek is a thinker. His passion for dissecting every challenge is what makes him a dynamite problem solver and mentor – two roles he fills daily as the visual leader of our interactive team. Derek oversees all visual interactive strategies and helps develop powerful yet incredible user-friendly experiences for a variety of digitally based applications, from websites and apps to videos and animation. Obsessively up to date on industry best practices and emerging trends, Derek consults on budget and scope, as well as how to integrate interactive into your marketing strategy. His work has received many accolades including the Herme’s Creative Award, GD USA American Web Design Award, and more than a dozen gold and silver ADDY® awards. Plus, as the agency’s resident germophobe, Derek considers the push toward cleaner web design an all-around win.