BBDO's John Pratt Answers Five Questions
October 18, 2017 by Screenmag
Toll booth operator? Marathon runner? Head of production. BBDO's John Pratt answers Five Questions with SCREEN.
SCREEN: Most famous person you’ve ever met?
PRATT: Not actually the most famous, but I rode down 18 floors in an elevator with Lyle Lovett and he was the kindest person. I actually thought he was going to hug me.
SCREEN: Your go-to karaoke song?
PRATT: No, No, No…I don’t karaoke!
SCREEN: Your greatest sports achievement?
PRATT: Running the Chicago Marathon and actually finishing it. Could not walk up stairs for days.
SCREEN: Worst job you’ve ever had?
PRATT: OMG! There have been so many, toll booth operator in college, painted fire hydrants for a summer, but the worst was having to wear a blue jumpsuit while waiting tables. I am not a onesie type of person.
SCREEN: Best advice you’ve ever been given?
PRATT: Treat all people as equals...and keep your shoes polished.
SCREEN: If you could appoint ANYONE to be President of the United States, who would it be?
PRATT: Well, it sure wouldn’t be the current one. It’s time for a woman don’t you think?