Young Ones Student Awards

The Young Ones competition is one of the most acclaimed advertising, interactive and design student competitions. It has a tradition of excellence dating back to 1986.

2019 Young Ones Brief Jury

Matt McCutchin

Creative Director, copywriter, Lecturer, Educator

The University Of Texas At Austin


Matt is an Assistant Professor of Practice in the Stan Richards School of Advertising and Public Relations at The University of Texas at Austin. Before that, he was a copywriter and creative director at several agencies, including DDB Chicago and Deutsch. He’s crafted award-winning work for dozens of iconic brands, including Volkswagen, IKEA, Snapple, Midas, Compaq, Subaru, GM, IBM, Bank of America, and State Farm, among others.

His legion of former students (over 3,500) include many of today’s industry leaders. A graduate of Harvard University and UT-Austin, he also served on the 2016 Young Ones jury.




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