Edelman - “Creative” - Briefed: Fri 11:15

- Freelance: Creative team or Single
- Start: January
- Duration: Not yet set
- Location: In office
- #Gaming #Digital #Esports #Xbox #Playstation #Social

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Initial results:
Positive responses so far: 11
Last Updated - Fri 14:03


Steven Parsons - Snr/Mid CW, Gamer, digital and entrepreneurial. Ex Ogilvy One, Saatchi's, Story Science, freelanced at Stick Studios, JVM +++. Steven is a digitally leaning Snr/mid copywriter. He's an avid gamer (23 years of experience) and started his creative career in 2011. If he's not working on a gaming project, he's probably gaming. He doesn't take holidays to go on holiday, he take holidays when his favourite games are released. You get the picture. He's worked permanently at Ogilvy One, Saatchi & Saatchi, Story Science and freelanced at Stick Studios, Jung Von Matt, We Are Social, StoryScience, Clubhouse Studios, Edelman and more.
He's a lovely person, humble and kind, he's also in the process of starting his own fashion label called MONODOT.
Day rate: £350

Rob Watts - Hybrid creative, very digital and gaming. Fantastic book. Working on Sea Hero Quest, FHRANK and Toyota+Mercedes. Very different.
Rob is a hybrid digital and social creative who also does the mroe traditional work if you need him to. Starting off his career in 2013 as a digital producer he quickly fell under the creative umbrella while at Saatchi. He himself sees himself as constantly 'plugged in' and on the constant look out for new cool ideas and where tech can take us. In 2018 he also finished off a pan-euro TV camp for Mercedes, so can handle big projects and senior Clients. He and his previous partner were behind the great Sea Hero Quest and the Snacker hacker for Kerry foods. He is also a music producer with his brother.
Day rate: £375

Dom Butler & Rafi Stone- Mid Team, Great conceptually, strong writing. Smart and very culturally driven ideas. Been at Grey London, McCann JWT nz.
Dom & Rafi are senior middleweights with a huge focus on culture and digital. Dom started off his career with a creative ad course at Falmouth followed by 4 years at Grey London working under people like Nils Leonard and Dave Monk. This is where he was the creative lead on the WildAid campaign that put him on the map. In 2016 Dom moved to McCann. Rafi recently came to London from NZ, where he worked on a range of briefs with a strong lean towards the social and digital sphere. A great combo looking to show what they’ve got. Day rate: £400
Why they are right:
Rafi created a street fighter style digital game for VICE in 2017 which you can see here. Dom worked on the Xbox account at McCann

Laurence Quinn-CD level Copywriter, big brands integrated thinking. He's a passion for ideas that move the audience and are effective for the brand.
Laurence has enjoyed working at some of the best agencies in London including A&EDDB, AMV BBDO, Saatchi &Saatchi, Leo Burnett and JWT. His work has been consistently recognised at every major awards show including Gold, Silver and Bronzes at Cannes, Silver, Graphite and Wood Pencils at D&AD, Gold and Silvers at Clios, Golds at Eurobest, Golds, Silver and Bronze at Creative Circle. Multi disciplined ideas that engage or invite PR such as Fan Cam and Grass poster for HSBC sports sponsorship are typical of his work plus big emotive or humorous campaigns such as online films for European Tour or tvc for Telegraph
Day rate: £500

Rory Robinson & Robbie Ferrara - Snr Team, Funny and strong big ideas. Ex brothers & Sisters, CHI, Anomaly, Mother, Havas and Rapier.
Rory and Robbie were the sole creative team at Brothers and Sisters during a particularly prolific period involving 3 pitch wins and a bunch of campaigns. They're hungry, hardworking, hilarious, collaborative, but terrible at alliteration. More importantly, they're friendly and keen to make a good impression everywhere they work. Before Brothers and Sisters they worked separately at CHI, Anomaly, Mother, Havas and Rapier.The campaign that sums them up the best is probably 'So Schofield', it combines their three main passions for comedy, building 360 campaigns and TV presenter/national treasure Phillip Schofield. Day rate: £400

Al Brown - Snr/Hybrid, Strong big idea creative and pitch winner. Works in any media, worked on Pot Noodle, Webuyancar.com, Thatchers, BBC +++
Al started off as an art director, but found himself writing a lot more scripts/work and now sees himself as a writer. He started his career with a couple of years at Tribal DDB before going into BBH for another few years. In 2010 he went freelance for the first time, with stints at BBDO Guerrera and Mother London. Then hired at RKCR/Y&R (now Y&R) where he spent the next 4 years. He has freelanced since 2014 (Mother, Lucky Generals, Bros & Sis +++) and consistently made award-winning work throughout. He’s also set up his own music and promotions company, the Guardian called him ‘the hottest promoter in the UK - 2017)
Day Rate: £450

Samantha Laub & Clement Woodward - Snr team, very strategic. A fantastic book with lots of different ideas in different mediums.
Sam and Clem love creating VR experiences as much as writing TV ads. They value great strategic thinking which they feel leads entertaining and engaging work. Between the two of them they've won things ranging from Arrows and Creative Circle Awards to a medal at The Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. Since teaming up in 2017 they've worked at Atomic London, Saatchi & Saatchi, W&K, Gravity Road, Brave and more. Before teaming up Clem spent 4 years at VCCP and another 4 at Karmarama. Sam spent just over 3 years at VCCP and then almost 4 at Atomic.
Day rate: £400
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James Springall & Samantha Pantha - Snr team with brilliant craft. Both are successful artists on the side, with a great record of agency work.
James and Sam are both artists on the side, but still like to stretch their lateral thinking muscles on some creative briefs. Both are incredibly nice, talented and been to some brilliant agencies. James started off at Lowe in 2001, then went to 4 Creative in 2006. He left to go freelance after 3 years and met Sam while at Strawberry Frog in Amsterdam.
Since then they have worked together starting off at Droga 5, Sid Lee, 180 Amsterdam, Mother and the list goes on. Gorgeous craft work, smart and very funny. A great team who really like to push the work to do something that completely stands out.
Day rate: £500pp*

David Fleetwood - Snr/Cw, Sports Betting, TFL, Natwest and EA Games. Can produce anything from an award-winning global campaign to a tweet.
David is a senior writer who has been at some brilliant agencies throughout his career including Ogilvy, VCCP and his longest stint which was with M&C Saatchi. He’s built and managed departments as well as run the EA Games brand in LA and London. David has freelanced since 2017 and can produce anything from an award-winning global campaign to a tweet. He likes to get his hands stuck in and always goes the extra mile. keeps himself busy with film scripts, updating his sitcom and the occasional stand up comedy. Work to look at includes: Change 4 Life, Natwest Mortgages and TFL wrapping project.
Day rate: £450

Andrea Bassi & Mark Nicholson - Snr Team, Social+Content and digital. Creative technologist & part traditional creative, great experience and funny.
Andrea and Mark are a senior team with a strong social and content leaning portfolio, They are part creative technologist and part traditional above the line creative dedicated to bring fresh perspectives and pushing clients into innovative new directions. With over 25 years of international experience between them at agencies such as BBH Shanghai, TBWA and AKQA their unique approach has seen their works for brands such as NIKE, Adidas and 118118 win awards including Gold Cyber Lions, Silver Lions and even BAFTA Game Nominations.
Day rate: £420

Maria Arroyo & Mariana Pen - Mid/Snr team, worked on Nike and VW. A great team with lots of energy and a good mix of digital and traditional work.
Maria & Mari are a middleweight integrated team. They teamed up in 2018, but know each other well as they met during Miami ad school. Maria Started off at Tribal DDB before she came to London and freelanced into a permanent gig at AKQA staying for almost 2 years. Mari Has mostly freelanced, but worked permanently at Ogilvy for a year and with Mullen Lowe group for 2 years. They have a slight focus on digital and social, having freelanced in places like R/GA, HAVAS, Sapient, McCann, Facebook, Saatchi's and more
Day rate: £375pp

Gavin Torrence - Snr/ CD, a superstar creative with amazing work. Fully integrated and winner of 'ad of the decade', a wonderful guy to work with.
Gavin is a fully integrated Creative Director who went freelance in 2017. He started off his career at MCBD and was there for 7 years before it became DARE, he left the following year to Saatchi & Saatchi. After 2 years there he was poached over to the & Partnership. He's created all sorts, from digital and integrated campaigns for Virgin Money and the Met Police, to global TV campaigns for Visa, Guinness and Hovis. Along the way he's won awards from pencils to lions, a couple of grand prix and even 'ad of the decade'. Make sure you watch "Learn the hard way" and "Experience Amazing".
Day rate: £500

James Bloom - Snr/CD CW, Journalist background with tech at heart. Brings together screenwriting, journalistic entertainment and a love for tech.
James creates strategic brand campaigns across TV, print and digital, with a specialism in scripted entertainment. He always had a keen interest in the evolving digital world, helping to launch WIRED in the UK, then launching 2 digital content startups. He subsequently transitioned into advertising, working at leading London agencies on TV campaigns through to interactive experiences. He also writes screenplays, is represented by United Agents and has worked with Working Title Films and the BBC. Interesting idea using AI for Dove Hair and the Nokia work was nominated for an Emmy!
Day rate: £400
Why he’s right: “I have experience on XBox, Sega, Virgin Games and others. There is a recent project on my site for Man Utd, an interactive manga film featuring football-playing alien cyborgs, which is sort of in the same genre. It just picked up a Drum award.”

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