Marc Stephenson Strachan

Chairman, MAIP Class of 1981


Marc Stephenson Strachan began 30 years of agency and client management experience as a MAIP intern at at Compton Advertising (now Saatchi) before joining NW Ayer, The Mingo Group, Leo Burnett (where he co-founded the Vigilante agency), and BBDO. Prior to becoming chair of the board of directors at ADCOLOR, Strachan served as EVP–Chief Client Officer of Publicis-Sapient, VP–Corporate Relations and Constituent Affairs at Diageo North America. Strachan serves on the Board of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre and is a former member of both the Association of National Advertisers and the 4A’s.