Courtney Nelson embodies the agency's commitment to disruptive ideas and creative excellence. In her role as President, Courtney sets the vision and strategy while overseeing all day-to-day operations for the LA office. Under her leadership, the agency has clinched significant new business wins including Jack in the Box, Sephora, and Levi’s, while continually pushing creative boundaries through groundbreaking initiatives like Design x Disruption (DXD), PLEX by TBWA, and FEED by TBWA.

Prior to joining CDLA, Courtney spent notable stints at Wieden+Kennedy, Goodby Silverstein & Partners, and Deutsch as a brand leader creating impactful campaigns for brands including Nike, Coca-Cola, Levi’s, Instagram and P&G.

When she's not crafting groundbreaking campaigns, you might find Courtney enjoying a crisp Mexican lager on the beaches of Mexico where she and her family go to spend time together throughout the year.


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