Adam Copeland ‘94

Adam Copeland ‘94 is a seasoned producer with a diverse background in the entertainment and advertising industries. Born and raised in Pasadena, California, Adam developed a passion for storytelling from an early age. He pursued his higher education at the University of Colorado, where he earned a degree in Communications. Following his graduation, Adam decided to embark on a new adventure and moved to New York City.
In the Big Apple, Adam found his niche in the world of reality TV, working on popular shows such as The Apprentice. His experience in the fast-paced and dynamic realm of television production honed his skills and ignited his creativity. Seeking new challenges, Adam later transitioned to independent documentary filmmaking for a brief period, where he delved into thought-provoking narratives and explored unique perspectives.
Adam's journey eventually led him to the advertising industry, where he discovered his true calling. In 2011, he joined the startup agency The 88, as Head of Production and later promoted to Partner. In 2017, the success of The 88 was noticed by Havas Group which led to an acquisition by the global agency network.
Amid the global pandemic, Adam returned to his hometown of Pasadena, where he took on pivotal roles in leading content production departments for various local agencies and companies. Currently, he is immersed in the exciting venture of launching a startup focused on outdoor apparel.
Outside of his professional endeavors, Adam finds joy in his personal life. He is happily married to his wife Carolina, and they are proud parents to their two-year-old son, Theo. As a family, they cherish the simple pleasures of life and strive to create a nurturing and loving environment for their child. Adam's unwavering passion for storytelling, coupled with his dedication to his craft, ensures that he leaves an indelible mark in the advertising industry while cherishing the precious moments shared with his loved ones.