2009 – 2012
Tribal DDB, UK
Associate Creative Director
Clients worked on: Volkswagen, Flora, Virgin Media, Esso, Love Pork, TDA, Terry’s Chocolate Orange.
New skills learnt: Providing sole creative lead on accounts, working on integrated accounts, providing creative lead across integrated accounts with multiple agencies, integrated shoot and production experience.
2006 – 2009
Profero LTD, UK
Senior Digital Creative
Clients worked on: Change4Life, Mini, Johnson and Johnson, Loreal, Ask.com, Western Union, Channel Four, Expedia, Talk to Frank, Learning Skills Council, COI, Apple, Astra Zeneca, Levitra.
New skills learnt: Leading pitches, winning pitches, client facing skills, presenting at international client conferences, concepting in a multi-discipline team, reporting and working alongside CD, mentoring junior members of team, acting-creative director duties.
2005 – 2006
Glue London, UK
Clients worked on: Virgin Money, Virgin Atlantic, Royal Navy, Royal Marines, Eurostar, T-Mobile, Cereal Partners, Mars Bar, Channel 4, Nokia, MacCain’s, Snickers…
New skills learnt: Microsite concepts, online advertising concepts, website copywriting, email copywriting, viral concepts, article writing for the web, animation direction, art direction for the web, storyboarding for the web, script-writing for the web.
2003 – 2005
The Bridge, Glasgow, UK
Clients worked on: Scottish Power, Health Scotland, Scottish Give Blood appeal, University of Abertay, Close the Gap…
New skills learnt: TVC direction for the UK, radio production for the UK, studying and understanding UK audiences.
2002 – 2003
Clemenger BBDO, Wellington, NZ
Junior Art Director
New skills learnt: TVC direction, radio production, photography direction, mac skills, graphic design direction, storyboarding, visualisation, script-writing.
2000 – 2001
Y&R Wellington, NZ.
Junior Creative. Summer Scholarship.
New skills learnt: Creative concepting, copywriting, art direction, print experience, creative work on major accounts such as Tui Beer, National Bank, Mainland Milk and British Paints.