Clint! Runge is the founder and Managing Creative Director of Archrival, a distinguished youth marketing agency that connects brands with young consumers. Clint! kicks the tires and lights the fires for clients such as Red Bull, Adidas, Oakley and Shaun White. A pop-culture connoisseur, his work blends trends with tactics to create playful experiences and buzz-buzzing social engagement.
While he’s the kind of guy who like 7-11 Slurpees and Velcro shoes, his saving grace is that he does great creative. He’s won as many awards as he’s had all-nighters with numerous national awards like Art Directors Club, FWA, Young Guns, AIGA, ADDYs and the One Show. His work has been featured in publications like Communication Arts, HOW, Print, Graphis, STEP and the One Show Book, as well as several industry books on creative. Most frightening of all, Runge teaches at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in the advertising college. He is also a frequent competitor in Rock Paper Scissors tournaments and welcomes your challenge.