Michael Lemme


Designer turned Chief Creative Officer, Mike’s background is equal parts brand strategy, design and advertising. He has led rebrand and UX efforts for, among others, Esurance, StubHub, Sephora, Stride Rite and Hard Rock, winner of the Global Rebrand 100 Award. Prior to DC, lo these many years, Lemme was CD of the Bay Area design firm Method (not the soap company), leading efforts for Autodesk, Reuters and American Apparel. In addition to the Rebrand 100 prize, he has been recognized in the Communication Arts’ Advertising, Typography and Interactive annuals, and was a One Show Interactive winner for SFMOMA’s “Making Sense of Modern Art” interface. As CCO at DC, he is responsible for continuously elevating the agency’s creative standards, if not its morals.