Nader Ashway

Director, Creative & Strategy
With more than 25 years of experience, Nader has developed award-winning strategy and creative programs for consumer and b-to-b brands including Advertising Age, American Express, BMW, Citibank, Samsung, UNICEF, WIRED and many others.Currently, he’s focused on integrated digital marketing, including search, social, native, contextual, display, content, and mobile activations for clients in research, financial services, medical devices, hospitality, and fast-moving consumer goods.

In addition to his creative pursuits, Nader is very active in student and young professional mentoring. He has served as a creative judge for numerous awards shows around the country, and has most recently served as a judge for the National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) presented by AAF.

Nader has made several television appearances to discuss brands and advertising, has written on advertising and creativity for The Journal of Financial Advertising & Marketing, was a contributing advertising blogger at the former and maintains his own marketing education blog at

Nader is a graduate professor of Integrated Marketing Communications at New York University.