Bevan is an award-winning Creative Director/Writer at Grey West. At Grey for almost three years, she recently moved from NYC to the LA office and has worked on a range of accounts including Fitbit, Gillette, Downy, T.J.Maxx and mostly recently, Google/YouTube. Over her career, Bevan's worked with many leading industry brands: Yahoo, Verizon, Sprint, the NBA, Dr. Pepper, Snapple, Ciroc, Skyy Vodka, Chase, Capital One, American Express and John Frieda at agencies including AKQA, Momentum, Tribal, Arnold, McGarryBowen, and DigitasLBI.
In addition to her advertising work, she started a long-form improv troupe at her alma mater Washington University in St. Louis where she studied Psychology, Philosophy and Neuroscience. She interned at Late Night with Conan O’Brien, wrote freelance for Saturday Night Live and performed improv comedy at Upright Citizen's Brigade in NYC. In 2001, she started a hand painted shoe company called 'bevans shoes' and created pairs for fabulous females including Anne Hathaway, Carolina Herrera and Ricky Lauren. A lover of the outdoors, she's spent a year backpacking around South America and Australia and is now very happy to be living by the ocean.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS