| A copywriter by trade, Steffan is perhaps best known for his provocative and iconic work on Altoids, The Curiously Strong Mints. Early in his career, Steffan co-wrote “Not your Father’s Oldsmobile,” which became a part of popular culture.
Currently, Steffan is Executive Creative Director at gyro, San Francisco responsible for elevating the creative product across a broad range of B2B and technology clients.
Steffan is immersed in new media platforms. His blog, Gods of Advertising is a must-read in Adland.
He’s the recipient of advertising’s most prestigious awards, including the Kelly Award for best print campaign in America and gold and silver Lions from Cannes.
Steffan is emcee of the 71st OBIE Awards Gala on May 21, 2013, on the closing night of the 2013 OAAA/TAB National Convention &Trade Show.