Nicole Taylor

Leading McCann Worldgroup Australia, Nicole is one of Australia’s few female creative Agency CEO’s.

She holds Board positions on the Communications Council as Deputy Chair and is a national director on the Ronald McDonald House Charity Board. She has also completed the Senior Managers Leadership Course at Harvard as part of Omnicom University.

Before joining McCann, Nic was the CEO at DDB Sydney having worked her way up from Managing Partner on Volkswagen Australia.

Nic was awarded Campaign’s Asia Pacific’s best Agency Account Service person in 2013 when she ran some of Australia’s biggest advertising businesses in the region, including Volkswagen and McDonald’s. She has a passion for growing Australian brands and has experience working on Telstra, Westpac, Arnott’s and GIO.

Nic comes from the Hunter Valley, has lived in a number of different places around Australia whilst growing up, and now lives in Bondi with her family. She is a genuine Aussie character with a reputation for her fierce intelligence, a passion for innovation (she lead the first mobile alliance in Australia for WPP), and for building enduring, trustworthy relationships both internally and externally.