Ike Peters

Senior Copywriter

Ike PetersHometown: Little Rock, AR

Brand Experience: Old Spice, Gillette, Keurig, Wendy’s, Arkansas Parks & Tourism, Hot Springs, University of Central Arkansas, First Security Bank, Fayetteville A&P, Arvest Bank, PATH, Riverfest,

Favorite food(s): Pizza and anything pumpkin

Favorite book(s): East of Eden by John Steinbeck, Sex Drugs & Cocoa Puffs by Chuck Klosterman, What I'd Say to the Martians: And Other Veiled Threats by Jack Handey, Will Not Attend by Adam Resnick, The Secret History by Donna Tartt

Favorite movie(s): E.T.

Favorite TV show(s): Mad Men, Seinfeld, The Wire

Organizations/charities you’re involved in: Silver City Church mentor program

 

What would you be doing if you weren’t doing your current job?

Hunting Sasquatch

What are you a big fan of that people wouldn’t necessarily guess that you’re a big fan of?

When someone is speaking in public, and they make a joke and then no one laughs – that’s my jam.

In a bank heist, what role would you play?

I would be the guy who injures his hand and is then replaced by some guy that ends up going nuts and ruining the whole heist.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

Flight

What celebrity would you absolutely HAVE to go up and say something to if you saw them out and about?

Steven Spielberg and Ty Segall

How closely are you connected to a famous person, and who is that person?

My dad is Santa.

What advice would you give to your younger self?

Good ideas are easy; executing them well is where it gets hard. Also, you should try to stop 9/11.