Believes in creative agencies, not creative departments. Advocate and engineer of the ‘none of us are as smart as all of us’ culture and process at The Corner. No silos. No dotted lines. No egos. Previously Executive Creative Director of Publicis London and art director at AMV BBDO. Sits on a few award juries, but more interested in how the real world judges.
Neil started his career in qualitative research, before moving into advertising as Chief Strategy Officer at TBWA and Grey London. He has worked with Sony PlayStation, News International, Nissan, Apple and Muller, and won both APG and IPA planning awards.
Neil has worked both agency and client-side, starting as an account director at Ogilvy and BBH, before migrating across to global marketing roles at Coca Cola, adidas and then Vodafone. He re-joined agency life as CEO of Publicis London in 2008, and started The Corner 3 years later.
Graham has held financial positions in the industry for over 25 years. Most recently as CFO for Starcom / MediaVest EMEA, and Group COO for Publicis London, responsible for five companies covering advertising, direct communication, digital communications, publishing and production.