Lynn Lewis

Global Managing Partner, J3 UM


Lynn Lewis is the Global Managing Partner of J3, UM’s dedicated Johnson & Johnson media unit.  For the past decade she has maintained her status as media maven, industry thought leader and mentor for many within UM.  She encompasses the curiosity that is required for today’s successful media executive.  Lynn’s leadership at J3 has become an agency and industry model of how integrated communications planning leads to a new level of creativity and effectiveness.  

Since December 2009, Lynn has been accountable for incorporating strategic imperatives (digital innovation, custom content, data analysis and visualization, and retail activation) across three global business units for such iconic brands as ACUVUE,® Listerine,® Neutrogena, ® TYLENOL® and JOHNSON’S®  Baby.  Over the years Lynn has led J3 through a significant evolution which has resulted in ground-breaking and creatively-charged media executions. 

Prior to her current role, Lynn was the Global Managing Partner on Sony at UM, spearheading their marketing efforts from the New York office.  She led some of Sony’s most innovative media campaigns and consistently received praise for her ability to find and connect consumers to Sony. Lynn joined UM in 2003 as the Director of Client Services where she was responsible for building the account management discipline within UM. In this role she established a relationships with clients, driving communications between creative and media specific accounts.

Lynn entered the advertising industry in 1994, where she served as Account Director at McCann-Erickson Worldwide and handled marquee accounts including Coca-Cola, L'Oréal, Waterman, Nabisco, Vaseline and Bacardi USA.  She is also an active participant in the industry and an accessible mentor to young talent at J3 and beyond.  In 2012, Lynn was named Advertising Working Mother of the Year by Advertising Women of New York (AWNY).  

Last Updated: 2013