Mary Buzbee and Lauren Meadows are a creative dream team at Barkley, KC. They graduated in 2018 and have been doing amazing work and changing the advertising game ever since.

If you haven’t already, you really need to meet Lary.

It’s not just their friendship and wonderful work that makes them worthy of some extra attention — they are amazing for their thought leadership, too. It’s truly inspiring to watch them making moves to change the advertising industry for the better. Here are just a few examples:

Of course, as previously mentioned, they make great ads too. Check out their recent spots for ARAG featuring Kathy Najimy, for example. Awesome.