Daniel Headey, Copywriter

Daniel Headey
31c Birchington Road, Kilburn
London, NW6 4LLUK
07775 521846 (mobile)
Email:
Web: www.danielheadey.com

Recent Acheivements

Won £15m Cyprus Tourist Board account and Creative Directed the global campaign. Work available on request.
Helped Imodium brand grow 20% in the last four years - now has a 61% market share and is now a 'superbrand'. Work available on request.
Bombardier sales up 52% in last four years
Designing this website (with www.lylo.co.uk)
Managing placement teams

Professional Experience

Elvis Communications, London, W1T 7QX
May 2009 - Present
Senior Copywriter/Group Head on Virgin Trains. Working on Sailor Jerry, Premier Foods, COI
Team Saatchi, London, W1A 4XA
April 2003 - May 2009
Global Creative Director on Cypres Tourist Organisation worldwide campaign. Group Head on Dominos and McNeill. Closer Magazine, WRAP Recycle Now, Plymouth Gin and Olay. Manchester City 2008 kit launch.
Freelance, London
2002 - 2003
Various contracts including JWT. Working on J+B Whisky, Kwik Fit, Terrance Higgins Trust, Autotrader, Panasonic, Britvic, Metro Newspaper, MTV
Bates UK, London, W2 6JR
2001 - 2002
Working on Sky, Royal Mail, Ocean Spray, Evening Standard, Sudafed, Hoover, Woolworths
Ogilvy & Mather, London, E14 4QB
1996 - 2001
Working of Ford, Samaritans, Lucozade Sport, C.O.I, Physio Sport, KFC, Severn Trent Water, Perrier, SB, American Express, Impulse, Unilever
BMP DDB Needham (now DDB), London, W2 6AA
1996 - 1996
Placement. Working on VW, Sony, Typhoo, Thomson Holidays

Awards

International Advertising Awards. Wall's 'Winner Taco' radio campaign nominated in 7 different categories
2000
Creative Circle Silver Award. Samaritans 'Phone Box' - best use of media
1998
Creative Review - Creative Futures. Nominated by Will Awdry
1996

Education & Affiliations

BA (Hons) Advertising and Communication Design
University of Central Lancashire
1992 - 1995
Art and Design Foundation Course
Dewsbury and Batley Art College, Dewsbury, West Yorks
1990 - 1991
4 A-levels including Art, 9 GCSEs
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield, West Yorks
1983 - 1990