Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Curriculum Vitae

Born and raised between Melbourne and Singapore, Adrian's worked as an advertising creative for 8 years.

During this time, he's worked for Ogilvy & Mather, Bartle Bogle Hegarty and Anomaly on global and regional businesses including Ben & Jerry's, Axe, Levis, Mentos, Budweiser, Converse, FHM, Singapore Tourism, American Express, the Economist, Dove and CocaCola. 

He's also been fortunate to have been awarded some of the top industry prizes including 2 Gold Cannes lions, a D&AD Yellow Pencil, several One Show Gold Pencils, Effies and Clios, and was (according to Campaign Brief Asia 2009) ranked the #1 creative in Asia.

In his free time Adrian likes to spend hours deciding between comic book titles, computer games, and moonlighting as an illustrator and disposable prop maker.

Before advertising, Adrian Completed AWARD School in Melbourne, and attended Melbourne University where he graduated with a BA in English & Political Science while residing in Whitley College. During his time there he took swing dancing classes, joined four theatre groups, produced three musicals, planned 2 Orientations Weeks, sat on 3 college-ball committees, started a comic, swam on the college swim team, owned a gym membership, attended dinner punctually, won a Wheatbix eating competition as well as a college scholarship and finally, valedicting for excellency in the area of creative arts (2005).

Work Expereince:

2013- Present Anomaly New York, Snr. Art Director
2011- 2013 Bartle Bogle Hegarty Singapore, Assoc. Creative Director
2009- 2011 Bartle Bogle Hegarty Singapore, Art Director
2005 - 2009, Ogilvy& Mather Singapore, Art Director
2005 DDB Melbourne Intern
2004 Blue Sky Catering, Kitchen hand
2003 Kellards Services, Kitchen hand
2003 Ogilvy Singapore, Intern
2002 Paper Chase, Waiter/ Cashier / Janitor
2001 Civil Defence Singapore, Clerk / Hotline Operator
2000 Modestos, Kitchen hand, Dish washer, Waiter
1999 DDB Singapore Intern