Olivia Parker
Feb 27, 2019

"Everything would be better if we had more women": Tara Ford

We talk to the executive creative director of DDB Sydney about the idea of being labelled a "female ECD", the lack of role models for women in advertising and raising four children alongside a successful career.

Tara Ford, ECD of DDB Sydney

Tara Ford has a simple wish for the advertising industry. “I just think everything would be better if there were more women, especially in creative departments.”

The executive creative director of DDB Sydney speaks from the experience of some 20 years in the business. She joined DDB in September 2017 from TBWA Australia, where she spent five years developing campaigns that include multi-award-winning work for ANZ Bank, such as GAYTMs, Pocket Money’ ...

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