DDB Sydney has introduced the promotion of Matt Chandler to govt inventive director following a robust 12 months of progress for the company in 2020.
Having joined the company as senior copywriter in 2013, Chandler was promoted to inventive director in 2016 and deputy ECD in 2019.
Previous to DDB, Chandler labored at companies together with Droga5, JWT and M&C Saatchi in Sydney and London.
Throughout his tenure, Chandler has created award-winning work for the company’s roster of iconic purchasers together with Westpac, McDonald’s and Volkswagen, and performed an instrumental position in DDB’s record-breaking new enterprise wins in 2020.
“I like the DDB Sydney inventive division. To an unprofessional diploma. The years I’ve spent with all these passionate, gifted and hilarious individuals has made me a much better inventive, and particular person, frankly,” Chandler says.
“Making sensible work for our equally sensible purchasers has taken us a great distance collectively, so I couldn’t be extra excited to assist lead the following chapter alongside Ben and Tara.”
In his new position, Chandler will assist nationwide chief inventive officer Ben Welsh and DDB Sydney chief inventive officer Tara Ford within the day-to-day working of the enterprise, proceed to mentor the broader inventive workforce, and drive progress for purchasers by the facility of creativity.
“Matt is a good inventive, a tireless craftsman and a compassionate human being,” Welsh says.
“These attributes have taken him far and can proceed to take action.”
Ford, who was promoted from ECD to Sydney chief creative officer in 2019, says Chandler cares concerning the company and its individuals “past his remit”.
“He cares concerning the individuals and the work,” Ford says.
“And importantly he additionally thinks concerning the larger image. He has helped form what DDB is in the present day and continues to query and push us to be higher. I’m thrilled for him.”
Have one thing to say on this? Share your views within the feedback part under. Or when you’ve got a information story or tip-off, drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org
— to www.adnews.com.au