Meet Chris Havard, Managing Director

April 2, 2020


Chris Havard has joined Oxford as Managing Director. Chris is an entrepreneurial marketing leader with extensive industry experience ranging from executive leadership at BBDO Worldwide to successfully building a start-up digital agency. He has led the development of award-winning work for clients like Pepsi, Sony, Visa, Heinz and the NFL. 

"Joining Oxford for me is truly energizing," explained Chris. "It’s an agency that has such a wonderful creative spirit and a strong history of bringing to life world-class advertising ideas for many great brands. I’m excited by the opportunities ahead to contribute to the future growth of the company."

He has won multiple awards including Cannes Lion, Clio, Best of New York, Effie Gold and Webby. As Managing Director, Chris oversees the intersection of Oxford’s client-facing services and internal operations to drive excellence, innovation and growth.

“Clearly, Chris has joined us at a pivotal moment in our 34-year history,” said John Martorana, President and CEO. “Every day, Chris is proving why he’s been so successful as a leader throughout his illustrious career.”