Gabberissue #3:

Max McKeon is Associate Creative Director on Tide at Saatchi & Saatchi NY, and just won a shirtload of awards for the Tide Superbowl Campaign. Now he’s looking for a little perspective.

True Rewards

A year out of Award School and junior creative team Pierce Thomson and Amanda Alegre (from The Monkeys Sydney) are already all over what really matters.

You're OK

Alex Schieder is Creative Director at digital agency Slik. A designer at Leo Burnett’s for many years, he came first in Award School in 2014 before cutting his AD teeth at The Monkeys. He made us a GIF.

Top 10 differences between writers and copywriters.

Philip Taffs has worked as an advertising copywriter for over twenty years.  He is a PEN prize-winning short story writer, and ‘The Evil Inside’, published by Quercus UK and distributed in Australia by Hachette, is his first novel. It has sold 10,000 copies worldwide.

The mirror never lies

We’re not always kind on ourselves. Lindsay Thompson is Creative Director at Khemistry in—here’s what his subconscious is telling him.

Bit On The Side

Norwegian artist and copywriter Victoria Iles switches mediums as easily as she does her artistic and advertising pursuits. When she's not working at Johannes Leonardo New York on clients including Adidas originals and Alexander Wang, she is a photographer and collage artist.

Side Hustle Hoarder

Some people like to draw. Others to sing. Niccola Phillips, Head of Art at M&C Saatchi Sydney, likes to crochet large amphibious creatures, make cookie monster costumes and mould porcelain rat skulls. The only problem is—she’s running out of room.