All in Gift of the Gabberer

Gift of the Gabberer: Ben Lilley

Ben Lilley has had an unconventional 20-year advertising career, peaking with his role as Chairman and CEO of McCann Australia—a position he resigned from last year. Here, he shares his views on where all the money has gone, and whether being an independent entrepreneur beats being part of a global agency network.

Gift of the Gabberer: Matt Eastwood

Earlier this year, Matt Eastwood left his post as Global CCO at JWT. It was the culmination of one of the most successful international advertising careers of any Australian creative. Here, he reveals which TV show started it all off, what drives him, and what to do when professional jealousy rears its head.

Gift of the Gabberer: Dee Madigan

Dee Madigan is co-founder and ECD at Campaign Edge where she wrangles state and federal election campaigns for the ALP. She’s also on your TV as a regular on Gruen, The Drum and Sky News. Dee talks about her career, and what feedback looks like when you’re selling politicians instead of brands.