Judge: Carliss Million
Company and position: VP/creative director at Lorel
Years as an MCM Awards judge: first
How would you describe your job and what you do?
I work with new and existing clients to develop a brand voice and a creative presence that resonates across all marketing.
Why do you think you were chosen to be an MCM Awards judge?
I have been in the industry for 30 years. Smart design and great thinking always prevail, no matter what the industry.
What direct marketing subject could you talk about all day?
The future of the traditional printed catalog and the challenges they face in the digital era.
What excites you most outside the office?
I have 2 boys ages 11 & 13 who share my passion for sports. I am their biggest fan.
What was your first job?
Carrying buckets of dirt into a mushroom house.
In high school, I was:
Part Jock, part artist. The artist part prevailed.