Craik Jones Watson Mitchell Voelkel has hired a new creative team -
the copywriter, Terence Bly, and the art director, Peter Vincent.
Bly and Vincent have worked at many below- and above-the-line agencies,
although they have only been a team since a recent freelance stint at
OgilvyOne. There they worked under the creative director, Rory
Sutherland, on American Express, Cellnet, Bupa and the British
They joined Craik Jones as freelances two months ago.
Before a long period spent freelancing, Vincent worked at the then KHBB
on accounts such as Pentax, Carlsberg and the Imperial Cancer Research
Bly, who also freelanced for a long period, has worked at WCRS, where he
picked up a handful of Campaign Poster Awards silvers for the ’I want to
be ...’ campaign for the Prudential with his then partner, Simon
He has spent some time at Ogilvy & Mather, with Pyrke again, where he
worked on Ford, among other accounts.
Vincent said: ’When we met at OgilvyOne, we got on really well and
decided that Craik Jones would be a good place for us. It’s got a great
reputation as one of the best through-the-line agencies, and we’re
really looking forward to working on BT, Land Rover and Range
David Watson, managing director of Craik Jones, said: ’Their
above-the-line experience brings them to us as a well-rounded team.
They’ll fit in very well here; they’re very intelligent and experienced,
and really nice fellows.’