Skeet Hanks has had a 20 year career in advertising, creative design, art direction, and management. In addition to creating award-winning campaigns for brands including Popeye’s Fried Chicken, French Market Corporation, Harrahs Casinos, and Serranos Salsa Company, he has been a direct consultant on the marketing plans for many of those same brands. He has won over 30 ADDY awards for his work, including two Best of Print awards.
An accomplished musician, he has written advertising scores and theme songs for companies including
Boudreaux’s Jewelers, Keep Louisiana Beautiful, and many others. He has an unparalleled understanding of the interaction between the creative and account management sides of effective companies, and has owned and operated two highly successful boutique agencies as well as working with large advertising agencies. For clients local and national, he has created cohesive brands that have helped companies achieve tremendous growth and market share. A former sports mascot trainer, he worked to train stunt artists for college and professional teams including the New Orleans Saints, where he introduced and performed as Gumbo the St. Bernard dog.