Lloyd Blander is a Creative Director who lives in Manhattan—he spent a year-long layover in San Francisco’s rolling hills of Silicone Valley—blending his passion for brand and technology. For nearly two decades he has inspired award-winning work for a number of world-class brands. His work spans across every business sector, including health care, entertainment, technology, hospitality, travel and financial services.
Lloyd leads groundbreaking and strategically informed design. Infusing life into brands, he brings a contagious passion for creativity, a focused vision and multi-dimensional approach to his work.
Lloyd believes in the shaping power of brands to create a more positive future. Good brands start conversations. They inspire people to try new experiences. They put smiles on people’s faces, and they help drive meaningful social change.
Q & A
What are you most proud of in your career?
That I’ve touched a number of major brands from American Airlines and American Express to cause and movement-based brands like Daylight and Stonewall 50 for World Pride.
Name one thing most people don’t know about you.
I don’t know how to answer this—everyone already knows everything about me.
How would your mother describe you?
That I have a contagious smile and a big heart.
What are your greatest strengths as a communications practitioner?
Creating strategically informed brand experiences with purpose that inspire and delight.
What is your favorite food?
Describe your perfect client.
Open minded and respectful—a client who’s a good partner for today and tomorrow.
What three hobbies or activities do you enjoy most?
Cooking. Photography. Gallery Hopping.
What’s your favorite part of the workday?
Sharing ideas and collaborating.
Who would play you in the movie version of your life?
Obviously, Dan Levy.
What is your favorite quote?
Be curious—not judgmental –Walt Whitman