Ira Madris graduated from Pratt Institute and was the recipient of the Dean’s Medal.
He started his career as a mailboy at Papert, Koenig, & Lois.
Thirty-Five years later he was the Creative Director of the New York office of McCann Erickson.
Ira partnered with Ilon Specht Case on Loreal's "Because I'm Worth it" campaign.
Partnered with Bruce Nelson on Shearson's "Minds Over Money" and the award winning New York Times "These Times Demand the Times".
Ira is the winner of many awards which include Art Directors Club, One Show, and several Clios.