With a unique balance of creativity, strategic thinking and a mind for business, Joe Cecere has a passion for using the tenets of design thinking to help Fortune 500 companies create brand cultures that resonate from the inside out. As President and Chief Creative Officer of Little, he champions the culture of inventiveness that underscores critical brand initiatives for key clients such as Target, U.S. Bank, Habitat for Humanity International and the Guthrie Theater.

Joe’s award-winning designs have been featured in the HOW Design Annual, Communication Arts and Art Directors Club, among others. His speaking engagements have included the AIGA National Conference, the HOW Design Conference and the Advertising Federation of Minnesota. And under Joe’s leadership, Little has been consecutively named a Minnesota Best Place to Work and recognized as a Small Agency of the Year by Ad Age.

Before joining Little, Joe worked for Minneapolis-based agency Martin Williams. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Visual Communications from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD).