Jens Petter Waernes


Creative Director, Goodby Silverstein, and Partners, USA

Jens currently works as Creative Director at Goodby Silverstein and Partners. Together with his partner, Jon Wolanske, he oversees all the work on Comcast/Xfinity, the agency’s biggest account.

Before moving to California, Jens was Group Creative Director at BBDO New York for six years. During his career, he has worked for DDB Oslo, Scholz & Friends Berlin and Jung von Matt Hamburg. 

His work has been celebrated with multiple awards at Cannes, D&AD, One Show, Clios, London International, New York Festivals, ADC New York, ADC Germany, ADC Europe, YoungGuns, Epica, and Eurobest. The campaigns he created for Augsburger Allgemeine and Ravensburger were among the most celebrated work in the world. 

Jens is most proud of his three x Grand Prix wins: daughter Kali, son Stellan and wife Frannie.

GJ-4, MBNewYork Festivals