Laurent Simon

Laurent Simon

Executive Creative Director at BBC Creative

London, United Kingdom

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Summary

> More than 100 awards as a creative (Cannes, One Show, D&AD, British Arrows, Creative Circle, LIA, Campaign Bigs, Clios, Eurobest, Epica...)

2015
> Judge at D&AD, Campaign BIG, and the Art Directors Club in Paris
> Creative director on Volkswagen UK, McCain, John Smith's, Amstel, the AA and Colman's.

2014
> Google "Front Row": DDB network's best Outdoor and Media (Bill Bernbach awards)

2013
> John Lewis "Bear&Hare": UK's most successful Christmas campaign
> John Lewis "The Other Half": DDB network's best Film (Bill Bernbach awards)
> Google Zeitgeist: America's most effective commercial

2012
> Promoted CD before turning 30.

2011
> "Who Killed Deon?" for The Metropolitan Police was the most awarded film campaign in the world and topped the UK digital campaign rankings.
> Most awarded French art director in the world.

2009
> Cannes Young Lions (Best UK team)
> Rob Hughes Award (Employee of the year at AMV BBDO)

2006
> Diageo Scholarship (Best student team in the UK)

People I worked with

Aidan McClure
Executive Creative Director
BBC Creative
Ben Tollett
Executive Creative Director
adam&eveDDB
Ben Priest
Executive Creative Director & Founding Partner
adam&eveDDB
Richard Brim
Executive Creative Director
adam&eveDDB
Emer Stamp
Executive Creative Director
adam&eveDDB

Positions

Executive Creative Director

BBC Creative
London, United Kingdom
March 2016 - Present (1 year 1 month)

Creative

AMV BBDO
London, United Kingdom
October 2007 - May 2011 (3 years 7 months)

Diageo scholarship

Bartle Bogle Hegarty
London, United Kingdom
June 2007 - September 2007 (3 months)

Diageo scholarship

Mother London
London, United Kingdom
February 2007 - May 2007 (3 months)

Diageo scholarship

AMV BBDO
London, United Kingdom
September 2006 - January 2007 (4 months)

Education

Postgraduate, Copywriting and Art direction

Watford College
2005 - 2006 (1 year)

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