Truth Moves Mountains

Founded in 1979, Yamamoto is a leading Minneapolis-based advertising agency and a rising star in the MDC Partners network. We do it all—from brand strategy to campaign development and measurement. Our work is rooted in the belief that finding and harnessing your brand’s truth moves mountains. After all, creativity fueled by curiosity unleashed with courage is a powerful thing.

Business Management Leadership

  • Kathy McCuskey

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Grant Smith

    Chief Creative Officer

  • Chris Rahill

    Executive Director of Insights & Innovation

  • Seth Rockers

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Lori Sharbono

    Director of Business Development- Minneapolis

  • Dave Morrisette

    Director of Client Services

  • Matt Morano

    Managing Director - Chicago

  • Shawn Pals

    Group Creative Director

  • Andy Ross

    Group Account Director

  • Amber Graves

    Group Account Director

  • Brian Wendle

    Director of Business Development - Chicago

  • Patrick Clifford

    Creative Director