Christopher Powers is the Executive Director of Arts & Culture at Situation – a digital agency based in New York City. He earned his stripes by working at Mezzina/Brown, Bates Worldwide, Wunderman, and Draft Worldwide on Fortune 500 clients including IBM, Verizon Fios, AstraZeneca, and Computer Associates before finding his true home at Situation. For 10 years and counting, he has helped Art & Culture brands effectively and authentically tell their stories.
At Situation, Chris leads the creative team to produce award-winning, effective campaigns that connect people to cultural experiences. He has worked with clients like The Metropolitan Opera, Roundabout Theatre Company, NYU Skirball, NY Tenement Museum, and Broadway shows like Spring Awakening, Anastasia the Musical, and Dear Evan Hansen. Chris grew up in Worcester, MA and graduated from Brandeis University in Waltham, MA before moving to NYC to begin his career in advertising. He now lives in beautiful Rego Park, NY