Kat Hahn

Kat Hahn

Creative Strategist at Facebook and Instagram's Creative Shop
London, United Kingdom

About me

I’m an award-winning creative lead and love working closely with strategy, tech and design.
I love digital.
Creating something that people will use, share and talk about excites me. Helping brands communicate in a positive, meaningful way - or simply making people happy - is what I enjoy most. Having spent the last 13 years in this part of the industry I have seen our medium grow up and get giddy thinking of what possibilities the future holds.

Creative Equals Advisory Board.
D&AD Judge.
Creative Circle Gold Jury.
BIMA 100.
SheSays Awards judge.
D&AD New Blood judge.


Clients I've worked on:
Simple, St Ives, Baileys, NESTEA, Beats by Dre, NIKE, NIKE Women, Unilever (Skip, Rexona, Sunsilk), NIVEA, Disney, BBC, Schwarzkopf, McDonalds, Skype, Orange, Lacoste, Volkswagen, Virgin Media, LovePork (Red Tractor), Budweiser, The Guardian/Observer, Guinness, Hasbro, TDA, Captain Morgan, Philips, Exxon, Johnson&Johnson, Star Alliance, Flora...

Specialties: Copywriting, art direction, creative direction and leadership, project oversight, presenting, cheesecake baking.

Sector Experience

Positions

Northern Europe Lead, Creative Shop
Facebook & Instagram
United Kingdom
June 2017 - Present (3 years 2 months)
Creative Strategist
Facebook & Instagram
United Kingdom
May 2016 - June 2017 (1 year 1 month)
Associate Creative Director
London, United Kingdom
February 2013 - April 2016 (3 years 2 months)
Working across:- Unilever accounts (Rexona, Skip, Sunsilk, Naturals: Simple, St Ives)- Beats- Nike- Baileys- Coke, NESTEALed and won the pitch for Unilever Naturals portfolio (Simple, St Ives, Citra)Led and won pitch for NESTEACreated the Woman Up initiative with female leaders at R/GA. Our mission is to empower and foster women at R/GA and beyond.****Cannes Lions 2015 Agency of the YearClios 2015 Agency of the YearCreative Review: CR Annual - Creative Agency of the Year 2014Ad Age 2015 Agency of the YearCampaign: Digital Innovation Agency of the Year 2014 + 2015D&AD: Most Awarded Advertising Agency 2015
Freelance Creative Lead
Kat Hahn Ltd
United Kingdom
February 2011 - June 2013 (2 years 4 months)
Hire me to solve your problems. Especially digital advertising ones.
Creative lead (contract)
London, United Kingdom
November 2012 - January 2013 (2 months)
Concepting, copywriting and art direction for Channel 4 programme marketing.
Digital CD (contract)
London, United Kingdom
October 2012 - October 2012 ()
Digital lead on several pitches.
Creative Lead/Creative Director (Freelance)
London, United Kingdom
May 2012 - September 2012 (4 months)
Strategic and creative thinking on Dulux, Barclaycard, Bacardi, Guide Dogs.Copywriting for Barclaycard. Creative direction on Bacardi and for pitches.
Senior Creative (Freelance)
London, United Kingdom
September 2011 - April 2012 (7 months)
Concepting for several existing and prospective clients.Clients: Schwarzkopf, Right Guard, BBC Radio 4, BBC America, Disney's Club Penguin, Viasat (Scandinavian broadcaster), Yoomoo (frozen yoghurt).
Senior Creative (Freelance)
London, United Kingdom
August 2011 - August 2011 ()
Working on McDonalds.
Freelance Senior Creative
London, United Kingdom
May 2011 - July 2011 (2 months)
Concepting and art direction for NIVEA baby.Concepting for Lacoste in Amsterdam.

Education

BA(Hons) First

July 2018 - July 2018 ()

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