Fortnight collective - Creative - start ASAP (Briefed Tue 7th August 17:03)
Genie identified and approached 4 creative teams 9 Art Directors and 7 Copy Writers LIZH believe to be interesting for this brief in 0.01s. She checked their interest and confirmed availability for the time and location stipulated and came back with the initial results.
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First results (this page is live and will update when Genie has heard back from more people who are right for this brief)
(Updated: Ben Wintour 17:24)
Updated: Emma Banks 18:18)
Liam Riddler - Snr/Mid Art Director, great at PR ideas and very funny. Spent 3 years in Oz, 3 years at Grey London and 2 Years at McCann London.
Liam is originally from NZ, but he went to AWARD school in Oz before being hired at Mullen Lowe (in Oz) and won the Australian round of YoungLions in 2013. He moved over to London late 2013 and was hired by Grey London to work with his old partner. While at Grey he created global integrated campaigns across all clients and was creative lead on WildAid, The Times, Gillette and HSBC campaigns. He spent close to 3 years at Grey before being hired by McCann London where he's been for the last 2 years. He is now keen to explore the world of remote working and freelance.
Day rate: £350
Suzanne Hails - Snr/CD writer, can handle big big accounts and fun fast accounts. Suzanne started her career at St Lukes when it was bustling, fearless and funny!
Suzanne started her career at St Luke’s and her career evolved to being a CD at Saatchis for a number of years during which time she led big meaty accounts such as ASDA covering all media and most touch points, Weightwatchers and Ariel EMEA. She has both written and often art directed throughout her career, has the experience of writing very human and ‘real’ insights for brands and has also got the experience of longer copy projects such as writing manifestos for businesses such as Marie Curie. Other skills and experience in her range are a number of total rebrands and new TOV.
Day rate: 400
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
Ben Wintour - Mid/Snr Art/Copy, Founder of Steel Warriors. International experience, in-depth knowledge of earned, owned and paid media
Ben is a writer/ art director with national and international experience in earned, paid and owned media. He was most recently working as a Creative at Freud PR, but he started his career as a writer for Time Out in Shanghai. He was quickly pouched to help join and start BBDO's offices in the same city followed by a stint at Joint London. Ben is a wonderfully kind and warm person, always thinking out of the box and wanting to push cultural barriers and make work that means something. This led him to found 'Steel Warriors' - an initiative to help fight the growing knife crime in London, definitely worth having a look.
Day rate: £400
Al Brown - Snr/Cw, Strong big idea creative and pitch winner. Al is happy to work with someone or on his own. Into his sports and music.
Al has worked at some brilliant agencies during his career and has also spent a lot of time on his music business. He was a very early adopter of the freelance creative model. 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. He was then hired at RKCR/Y&R (now Y&R) where he spent the next 4 years of his career. He has freelanced since 2014 (Mother, Lucky Generals, Bros & Sis) and consistently made award winning work throughout. He can write and art direct
Day Rate: £400
Emma Brooks - CD/Cw with a unique style. One of the best CD's on the market, Very experienced and strong craft.
Emma (part of Emma & Noe as a team) is one of the best writers on the market with a unique style and masses of agency experience. CD level who learned her craft at W&K, working on TK Maxx, Nokia and Lurpak. Normally booked out so if she is free then definitely worth getting around your problem.
She has their new Kellogg's campaign on her site. The campaign involved traveling the country working with and shooting real people and asking people to share their favourite bowl. The TVC was even Goggleboxed. You have to scroll sideways to see more of their work.
Day Rate £650pp