Sioux Falls, South Dakota (May 3, 2018) – HenkinSchultz Creative Services is excited to announce the hiring of Chad Vander Lugt as Executive Creative Director. Born in Sioux Falls and raised in Iowa, Vander Lugt has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design from Iowa State University.
After college, he began his career working at prestigious advertising agencies as an Art Director/Creative Director in Chicago, Milwaukee, Dallas and Portland, Maine, where he created award-winning work for Tabasco, Frito Lay and MasterLock and led agency teams for Welch’s, Ingersoll Rand, Harrah’s and Dow Agrosciences.
Vander Lugt is married and has two young boys that he’s happy to be able to raise in Sioux Falls. “I’m excited to be joining the HenkinSchultz team,” said Vander Lugt. “I’m looking forward to applying my experience to all of the exciting projects going on at HS right now.”
“We’re extremely happy to have Chad on the HS staff,” said Becka Burger, Partner/Director of Client Services. “His extensive involvement with some of the premiere brands in the world will be a tremendous asset to our clients as HenkinSchultz continues to grow and expand.”
HenkinSchultz Creative Services is a full-service marketing and advertising agency and a creative think-tank dedicated to producing a steady stream of awesome. Located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, in a big white building you can’t miss, they’re committed to thinking about the specific promotional needs of every client, and creating the right creative tools to help them succeed.