Julian Katz is Director of Production at Mother New York/LA. Prior to Mother, Julian worked at agencies in New York, San Francisco and Boston including BBDO, BBH, Modernista! and TBWA\Chiat\Day. He has produced countless TV commercials, as well as branded content pieces such as Sandy Hook Promise “Evan”, AT&T “Daybreak", "The Gamekillers" MTV series for Axe and the Titanium Lion and GRANDY-winning "Oasis Dig Out Your Soul – In The Streets" for Warner Brothers and NYC & Company. Over the course of his 23-year career, Julian has produced work for an array of clients such as Pepsi, AT&T, American Red Cross, MLB, Visa, GE, Levi’s, Cadillac, Axe, Miller Lite, HUMMER, Budweiser, adidas and Sony PlayStation. His work has received top honors at the AICP Show and AICP Next, Cannes Lions, D&AD, One Show, the Webbys, the ANDY Awards and other creative festivals. This is Julian's fourth year judging CONNECTIONS by LE BOOK, and he has served on numerous juries including the AICP Curatorial Committee, AICP Next, Ciclope Festival, One Show Entertainment, Red Apple Festival and the One Screen Film Festival. He is father to three girls and sits on the Board of Trustees of the Brooklyn Waldorf School.