About the Author
A former Senior Creative Director at international advertising agencies N.W. Ayer and Campbell-Ewald, Ron Phillips has helmed campaigns for megabrands ranging from AT&T to United Airlines. As a commercial director, he has won every major advertising award, including Gold and Silver Lions at Cannes. In addition to writing and directing the PG-rated motion picture FunnyCar Summer, Phillips has produced a number of CINE award-winning children’s films. His written work has appeared in Reader's Digest, TV Guide and the Detroit Free Press, for which Phillips was a features writer. Ron and his wife, Linda, currently reside in Ojai, California with their Goldendoodle, Max, and their one-eyed cat, Tux. An active supporter of several local arts organizations, Phillips is a board member of the Ojai Music Festival and the Ojai Film Society. Donnyboy is his first novel.