Chief Creative Officer
Tom Merrick
Tom Merrick - Chief Creative Officer

30 Years’ Experience: Tom’s been in the ad business for more than three decades, coming up with successful business-building strategies for his clients, winning awards for his breakthrough creative ideas, and mentoring young talent. His experience in categories ranging from travel and tourism to healthcare and financial services brings a well-rounded perspective to any project he’s involved in.

Tom joined Paradise in 2015 and helped create business-building, award-winning campaigns for its roster of travel and tourism accounts. At his previous agencies, he brought fresh creative thinking to brands like BlueCross BlueShield, Georgia Pacific, KeyBank, FedEx, Schering Plough, Labatt Beer, and many more.

Plus: He’s played in a punk band, worked for David Letterman, and won awards in screenwriting competitions. Plus he makes killer martinis.