Partners BDDH has hired Jason Fretwell and Greg Milbourne as its
most senior creative team to work immediately under the creative
partners, Derek Day, John Dean and Simon Green.
Milbourne and Fretwell join BDDH from TBWA GGT Simons Palmer, where they
are both board directors. The duo joined Simons Palmer Clemmow Johnson
from Saatchi & Saatchi in August 1997, only weeks before the merger with
TBWA was announced.
Fretwell said: ’At Partners we will have the opportunity to make a
difference across the whole spectrum of work. The agency’s ambition
matches ours and we are up for the challenge of producing great
The team will join Partners BDDH at the beginning of May after they have
finished current shoots for Play-Station and Goldfish.
Green said: ’They are here to create famous work and not to perform a
management role. They will be the most senior team after the three
creative partners but they also have the youth and enthusiasm we are
looking for. They fit in with the culture of the agency and they want to
Fretwell, a copywriter, was one of Campaign’s Faces to Watch in
He paired up with Milbourne when they moved to Simons Palmer and since
then they have worked on Nike, Goldfish, Sony PlayStation and Nissan
Before they joined forces, Fretwell won awards for work on Castlemaine
XXXX, the Army and Silk Cut, while Milbourne won awards for his work on
The Independent, the Army and the multiple sclerosis ’advent calendar’