Xanthe Wells
Xanthe Wells
VP, Global Creative
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Xanthe is currently Senior Director & Global ECD for Google Devices & Services, based out of Mountain View, California across 8+ global markets for Google Pixel, Nest, Stadia, Google Fi and Google One. Xanthe works in close collaboration with multiple agencies in addition to overseeing the Google Devices & Services Creative Team. Over the last 5 years she has led her team of 100+ creatives and producers to international recognition by many industry award shows, most recently culminating in the Brand Side Agency of the Year in both the One Show and Art Director’s Club award shows in May 2022 as well as a Grand Prix in Cannes for Real Tone on Google Pixel. The campaign also picked up the CMO Pencil for One Show, Best of Discipline, 4 Gold Pencils, 3 Gold Cubes, a silver Clio and the D&AD Black Pencil. Google was also awarded Brand of the Year in both One Show and ADC, in large part due to the success of Real Tone as well as several other great Google projects. Before becoming ECD of Google Devices & Services, Xanthe served as Global Creative Director at Nest, where she helped earn the brand some national accolades including two gold One Show pencils, two gold Andys, two gold Addy awards, FWA mentions and one bronze Cannes Lion. She’s also 8 done years at TBWA\Chiat\Day & \MAL and 3 years at Pitch, where she was CCO and Partner. Outside of work, Xanthe is a mom and co-founder of Whipshots by Cardi B.