Amy Wertheimer is an EVP, Group Executive Producer in the content department at BBDO New York. She oversees several global accounts, most notably FedEx and Mars, including their chocolate brands – Snickers, Dove, Twix and M&Ms.
Amy has been with BBDO since joining the agency in 2000 as an assistant producer. Since then, she has gone on to produce some of BBDO’s most famous television work for clients such as Snickers, FedEx, Guinness, AT&T and Pepsi. Amy produced the award-winning Snickers “Game” with Betty White, the most popular commercial from Super Bowl XLIV, as well as Snickers “Brady” which won the inaugural Super Clio award. Most recently, Amy produced the world’s first live Snickers Super Bowl commercial, along with the 36 hour online livestream that preceded it.
Her career began at Tarlow Advertising, working on fashion/beauty clients including Revlon and Neutrogena. She also worked at Nick.com producing websites during the dotcom boom. In addition to her award-winning work on Snickers, Amy’s body of work has collectively garnered Cannes Lions, Clios, Emmy nominations, AICP recognition and more.
Amy graduated with a B.A. in Communications from the University of Michigan.