Rhandell Rubio
May 11, 2011

Creative Q&A: McCann Philippines' Budjette Tan

Budjette Tan, deputy executive creative director at McCann Worldgroup Philippines, on how he found himself working in the advertising industry, his experience in working on a Christmas event, and how his typical days used to resemble an episode of '24'.

Budjette Tan, deputy ECD at McCann Worldgroup Philippines

How did you get into advertising

My friend got me into advertising because he made it sound fun and exciting. He didn’t mention anything about doing overtime and getting rejected by clients on a daily basis.

At my father’s wake, he was telling us all about this new commercial that he worked on and it was a really funny campaign. So, there we were, me and my friends, laughing outside the funeral...

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