WCRS has poached a creative team from Saatchi & Saatchi as it
strengthens its creative department in the wake of a series of
Martin Gillan, a copywriter, and Dave Lang, an art director, spent
nearly five years at Saatchis, where they worked on the agency’s major
Gillan said: ’We will be very busy at WCRS. There are good people here
and great clients - the agency feels like it’s just about to take
’We spent nearly five years at Saatchis so it was about time to leave
and work on some new clients.’
Gillan, 26, and Lang, 27, met at Buckinghamshire College and began work
at Saatchis soon after graduating.
They worked on clients including British Airways and Toyota, and stayed
at the agency after Maurice and Charles Saatchi left to set up M&C
Saatchi in 1995.
While at Saatchis, the pair won two D&AD silvers for the Army campaign -
one for their radio work and one for mixed media.
They also won bronzes at the British Television Advertising and Creative
Circle awards for an Oil of Ulay cinema commercial.