Jason Severs

Chief Design Officer, Droga5



Jason heads the design department at the NYC-based ad agency Droga5, helping grow existing client relationships with new services, allowing creative and strategic offerings to feed directly into broader product and service development and innovation. Jason recently joined the agency after more than 20 years of design and leadership experience. Most recently, he served as Director of Experience Design & Strategic Initiatives at Verizon, where he led end-to-end experience teams for the brand’s digital products and services. Before that, Jason had an 11-year tenure at frog design, where he was Executive Creative Director for the New York studio and global experience strategy lead. He has worked on brands such as American Express, United Nations, Google and Under Armour, among others.

MA in Instructional Design and Technology, Teachers College Columbia University
BFA in Painting and Sculpture, Memphis College of Art



Framing User Experiences