College for Creative Studies I Advertising Design


Brad Phillips

Adjunct Faculty

Brad Phillips has been an active part of the Detroit advertising scene for nearly 25 years.

He started as an art director at Deleeuw Hill, a hot small agency in Southfield then joined J. Walter Thompson where he created award-winning, integrated campaigns for premiere brands like White Castle, Bosch, and Shell. Brad led a team that won five Effies and Best of Show-Television at the D Show awards. His team also had a TV spot selected for the television show “America’s Funniest Commercials.”
Brad was also co-owner and designer of the creative magazine The Big Idea, and he currently consults with a variety of clients, developing strategies and campaigns for companies in need of fresh branding ideas and quality production.