Rob DeFlorio: Dix Hills, New york. Began his career on the agency side at The Marschalk Co. (now part of Lowe), followed by account-side stints at Chiat/Day/New York and McCaffrey & McCall. Moved to Portland and Nike in 1991, acting as divisional ad director. Became European ad director, based in the Netherlands, in 1995, returning to U.S. as global ad director in 1999, capping off the Nike years with a Cannes Grand Prix win for "Tag" last year.
Andrew Deitchman, Emerson, New Jersey. Has worked strategic planning, business development and integrated marketing at agencies including Saatchi (was a senior VP at the agency at age 26), McCann and Euro RSCG. Ran the Fuel integrated marketing arm of Messner before moving to WPP, where he became a member of the worldwide board of directors, in business development and marketing communications at Red Cell, based in Europe.