Meet one of our new Senior Copywriters, Catherine Eccardt. She aspires to write the great American blog, be queen of the Meowarchy, and wants to work as a part time astronomer. Come by and welcome Catherine to the Agency!!
WHAT DO YOU DO AT SAATCHI & SAATCHI?
Senior Copywriter on Head & Shoulders
WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST JOB?
Junior Copywriter at Havas (The agency formally known as Euro RSCG)
WHAT LED YOU ON THE PATH YOU’RE ON TODAY?
Lots of laughing, reading and writing.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE AD (ALL TIME OR CURRENTLY)?
The new Starbucks TV spots “Sometimes the best way to connect is to get together.”
IF YOU NEVER HAD TO WORK AGAIN, WHAT WOULD YOU WANT TO DO?
Go back to school, learn languages and become an astronomy expert.
FAVORITE PLACE YOU’VE BEEN TO?
Dublin. Beautiful, historical, delicious.
WHAT’S YOUR MOST PRIZED POSSESSION?
DO YOU HAVE A FAVORITE YOUTUBE VIDEO?
WHAT’S SOMETHING YOU MAKE REALLY WELL?
A mess while eating.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE WARM-WEATHER NYC ACTIVITY?
Walking, sitting, drinking something cold.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE LUNCHTIME SPOT NEAR THE OFFICE?
WHAT’S YOUR GO TO KARAOKE SONG? (COME ON, WE KNOW YOU HAVE ONE).
Anything Nsync, Spice Girls or Britney Spears.
WHAT’S THE BEST MEAL YOU’VE EVER HAD?
Bacon wrapped dates in Mallorca.
IF YOU COULD BE THE WORLD RECORD HOLDER OF ANYTHING, WHAT WOULD IT BE?
Longest walk the dog while yoyo-ing.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE CREATIVE PURSUIT?
Writing the great American novel. Or blog.
WHAT BLOGS/MAGAZINES/BOOKS/PAPERS/WEBSITES CAN YOU NOT LIVE WITHOUT?
Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Nabokov, Buzzfeed & Refinery29.
WHAT’S THE LAST GREAT EVENT YOU WENT TO?
Friend’s band playing at Bowery Electric.
WHAT’S THE BEST PIECE OF ADVICE YOU’VE EVER RECEIVED?
It doesn’t matter how far or hard you fall, it matters how well you recover.
WHAT’S YOUR GREATEST NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE STORY?
I’ve lived in New York City since the day I was born. And I’m still madly in love with it.