October 15, 2015
An advertising creative director for more than 25 years, Otis alumnus Josh Weltman (’86) was the Mad Men co-producer responsible for Don Draper's credibility as an advertising genius.
Join us for a behind-the-scenes look at the hit series, plus hear key insights from Weltman's new book Seducing Strangers: How to Get People to Buy What You're Selling.
Weltman has been a part of Mad Men since the show’s first season. He works closely with Matthew Weiner and the show's writers and producers to help ensure that Mad Men accurately depicts the process of creating ads and servicing clients, and that the show's advertising and business stories play true to life, true to character and true to period. He also creates most of the original ads seen on the show. Read more here.