Jörg Pierach portrait

Jörg Pierach

Founder, Fast Horse


Jörg Pierach launched Minneapolis-based integrated creative agency Fast Horse in 2001. Under his direction, Fast Horse has executed numerous award-winning projects for a client roster that includes Coca-Cola, Heineken, and Audi. The agency’s “If We Made It” campaign for Newcastle Brown Ale was honored with a Cannes Silver Lion in 2014 and 2015.

Pierach is also a champion of diversity and equity in the workplace. In 2018, he founded The Battle, an annual Minneapolis advertising industry fundraising event that has generated over $60,000 in scholarship funds supporting diverse students seeking a career in the field.