Meet the Team

Bruce Richter
Doug Cleek
Tom Hespos
Cathie Campbell
Mary Ann Zeman
Ed Havens
Claudio Gomez


Bruce Richter
Partner, CD

Bruce sees himself as the ideal yin to Douglas’ yang. While Doug's training is in design, Bruce is a writer, having created commercials, ad campaigns, and online solutions for some of the world's most renowned brands.


Before forming Magnitude 9.6 with Douglas, Bruce was the Executive Creative Director at K2 Digital where he applied his extensive branding experience to the online medium. While at K2, Bruce oversaw the rebranding and redesign of MorganStanley.com, the development of sub-sites for Bristol-Meyer Squibb Human Resources and Compaq computers, and the creation of marketing campaigns for Compaq, Business Week Online and ultra-premium Silversea Cruises.


Prior to joining K2, Bruce spent eight years at Ogilvy&Mather New York as Partner and Associate Creative Director, managing the Jaguar account, developing Ogilvy's first TV campaign for IBM, and creating successful, effective campaigns for Kodak, American Express, Brooks Brothers and Fortune Magazine.


He's also collected his share of awards while at O&M, Scali, McCabe, Sloves and Lord, Geller, Federico, Einstein, including a Cannes Lion, a NY Advertising One Club Gold Pencil (among other awards), and numerous accolades from the NY Art Directors Club and Communication Arts.