Maria D’Amato
Maria D’Amato
Executive Creative Director
GSD&M
Maria has made a career out of turning the pursuit of knowledge into ideas that make a difference. With a simple philosophy—to be ahead of what’s happening on the forefront of technology and design—she has made a name for herself as a brilliant creative mind and smart technologist since joining GSD&M in 2011 from R/GA Austin, where she was the head of visual design. Maria played an integral role in establishing experience design within GSD&M shortly after joining the team and has since been a formative partner to clients like Southwest Airlines, Lennox, the United States Air Force, and more. She is lauded for her ability to lead by example, seizing opportunities to do everything she can to help her team plan and execute ideas that make brands come alive across every single touch point.