David Lipman is the creative force behind the campaign to rebrand and reenergize Lord & Taylor, an icon of U.S. retailing. He was hired by NRDC Equity Partners, which bought Lord & Taylor from Federated Department Stores Inc. for $1.1 billion in 2006.
Lipman is chairman of his namesake advertising agency, which has offices in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District and was started by his grandfather in the Twenties. The firm has developed advertising campaigns for clients such as Diane von Furstenberg, David Yurman, Burberry, Zegna and St. John and has annual billings of about $85 million and 60 employees.
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"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)