Prentice Howe joined EO in early 2016. He is Owner/Executive Creative Director of Door Number 3, a full service advertising agency in downtown Austin with expertise in branding, creative development and media planning and buying. Door Number 3 focuses on challenger brands – rising brands that may not have the resources of their category leaders but are looking to change the game and steal market share from industry giants.

Prentice is married to Natalie of Natalie Howe Design. They have two girls, Cameron (8) and Mars (7).

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Based in downtown Austin, the award-winning advertising agency represents a diverse stable of growth clients including Cirrus Logic,, Northstar Financial, Cintra US, American Bank and Brookfield Residential. Services include strategic research, brand positioning, integrated campaign development and media planning/buying. Door Number 3’s work has been recognized nationally and internationally in prestigious shows such as Cannes Lions and London International Advertising Awards and by publications such as The New York Times, Communication Arts, AdWeek, Entrepreneur and the Wall Street Journal.

Door Number 3’s recent client wins include STI International, Ryan Sanders Baseball, Lamar Backyard Grill and Drunken Sailor Whiskey. Prentice’s new book, The Empowered Challenger Playbook, will be released on Amazon in early 2017.

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