Gravity Road - Sainsbury’s - Start Thu-Mon (Briefed Wed 24th Oct at 10:15)
Genie identified and approached 11 teams users Genie believe to be interesting for this brief in 0.01 seconds. Genie checked their interest and confirmed availability for the time and location stipulated and came back with the initial results in under 14 minutes. Genie will continue to add talent to this page as they respond.
Updated: Kat & Matt (11:45)
Updated: Anna & Martin (11:48)
Updated: Gavin & Dave (11:54)
Alex Milic & Vitor Mainho: Snr Integrated duo, big ideas, strong craft. Big on fashion/lifestyle brands, storty-telling and beautiful executions
Before teaming up Vitor worked at a number of agencies in the Saatchi&Saatchi / Publicis network across Europe, learning strong craft skills, 360 concept creation and valuable client facing exp. Alex's experience includes in-house and digital/content agency work at places such as Burberry, LAD Bible, Nike so brings a modern, social/cultural vibe to the team. From a documentary piece for Adidas to TVCs and online food stories for Asda no job is too big or too small for this team who bring a well blended mix of craft and ideation to the table.
Day rate: £350pp
Dom Butler & Rafi Stone- Mid Team, Great conceptually, strong writing and smart. Digital and very culturally driven ideas. Been at Grey London, McCann London, JWT New Zealand. (Available Mon 29th Oct).
Both 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 have got.
Day rate: £350
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*
Anna Grudeva & Martin Jeyes - Mid/Snr team, great social & tv work. She can design (UX and graphics) and he is a wordsmith. Can work in any media.
Anna and Martin are a great integrated senior middleweight team. Anna (Bulgarian) was a UX designer for Amazon in another life, while Martin (British) has combined his creative duties with being chief proofreader at one agency. They have separately had stints at Adam & Eve/DDB, VCCP, BMB, CHI & partners, 4Creative and finally Quiet Storm where they met and worked together for most of 2017/18 . Worth having a look at their work for Vimto. Haribo is in there to show they can also work on tricky briefs.
Day rate: £375
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*
Andy Drugan & Phil Deacon - Snr team, entrepreneurial and funny. Keep an eye out for #publooshocker.
Andy and Phil, a senior team with a great entrepreneurial spirit. Andy (cw) spent 10 years at St Lukes, 1 at BBH and then a further 7 years at Leo Burnett where he met Phil. Phil (Art director, designer, illustrator) spent almost 12 years at Leo's and one at McCann's before he went freelance. Phil makes designs for t-shirts and builds bikes, Andy launched Guandong Enterprises, selling ‘The Wrong Royal Wedding mug’. It went viral and he sold 7000 mugs in two days. Both have lots of experience with big and small brands, global and local. Work to note; Centre Parcs and Kelloggs
Day rate: £500pp*
Kat Middlemas and Matt Beevor-midweights with humorous / fun concepts. Integrated thinking, ideas driven creatives with strong writing.
Kat and Matt are an integrate creative pair with 5 years experience under their middleweight belts. Starting at VCCP together they worked on O2, Nationwide, Easy jet among others honing their art direction and writing skills. Circumstances split them for a short while where they both gained experience in different agencies, but now back together and they are hungry as ever, excited to crack more challenging briefs and apply their story telling and craft to a wide variety of brands. Day rate: £325
Gavin Kellett & David Hillyard - Snr/CD team who welcome any challenge. Both CD's and have a very strong ATL portfolio. A grown up team who deliver.
A solid grown up team. Gavin and Dave met at Saatchi's in 1991, and have worked together since 2009. They’ve been Creative Directors, Creative Partners and Group Heads, looked after big bits of business, both in the UK and worldwide, and between them they’ve won lots of awards, including five D&AD Silver Pencils and nine Cannes Lions. They might look more traditional from some of the work in their portfolio, but hand them a problem and they will give you a creative answer to anything.
Day Rate: £550pp
*All candidates provide their preferred day rate's. Some of these are negotiable. Day rates are only applicable to standard working days. Weekends/bank holidays etc will need to be agreed separately.