Si Hall

Creative Director North West, UK

I am an award-winning Creative Director with 19 years of top creative agency experience.
I have produced work across every market sector including FMCG, travel, tourism, leisure, financial, automotive, gambling, retail, b2b, healthcare and housing.
I have worked above the line, below the line, through the line, offline and online.
I have never met a Copywriter I couldn’t work with.
I have won over 40 national and international awards, all of which have been for real work and real brands. I played a significant role helping BJL become the most awarded agency outside of London in 6 of the last 7 years.

Awards so far: (Bronzes not listed).

Campaign Poster Awards | Best Ambient | Silver | Maryland Cookies
Kinsale Shark | Best International Ambient | Silver | NHS
Epica | International Ambient | Maryland Cookies
Epica | International Outdoor | Maryland Cookies
MAA The Best Awards | Gold | Best Typography | NHS
MAA The Best Awards | Gold | Ambient | NHS
IPA Effectiveness | Grand Prix | Maryland Cookies
IPA Effectiveness | Gold | Maryland Cookies
IPA Best Of Health | Gold | Best Consumer Campaign | NHS
Roses | Best Outdoor Campaign | Gold | British Airways
Roses | Best Press Campaign | Gold | British Airways
Roses | Best 6 Sheet Poster | Gold | British Airways (mini nelson)
Roses | Best 48/96 Sheet Poster | Gold | British Airways (mini crown)
Roses | Best Press Ad | Silver | British Airways (mini nelson)
Roses | Best Press Ad | Gold | British Airways (mini crown)
Roses | Best Art Direction | Gold | Maryland Cookies
Roses | Best Outdoor Campaign | Gold | Maryland Cookies
Roses | Best Special Build | Gold | Maryland Cookies
Roses | Best Art Direction | Gold | NHS
Roses | Best Outdoor Campaign | Gold | NHS
Roses | Best Poster | Silver | NHS
Roses | Best Ambient | Gold | NHS
Roses | Best Typography | Gold | NHS
Roses | Best TV 30' | Gold | John West
Roses | Gold | Best Radio Ad | Cloning: Thinktank Science Museum
Cream | Silver | Best Radio Commercial | Star: Thinktank Science Museum
Cream | Grand Prix | Best Outdoor Campaign | Maryland Cookies
Cream | Best Outdoor Mobile | Gold | Maryland Cookies
Cream | Best Outdoor Campaign | Gold | Maryland Cookies
Cream | Best Ambient | Gold | Maryland Cookies
Cream | Gold | Best Radio Ad | Cloning: Thinktank Science Museum
Fresh | Best Ambient | Gold | NHS
Fresh | Best Campaign | Silver | British Airways
Fresh | Best Outdoor | Silver | British Airways
Fresh | Best Poster | Silver| British Airways
Fresh | Best Press| Silver | British Airways

The story so far:

2014 – Creative Director.

2005 – 2014
Senior Art Director at BJL, Manchester.
Working on William Hill, John West, British Airways, NHS, Subaru, Betfred, Zugo’s Deli Panini (Friends' idents), Totesport, Yorkshire Building Society, Lambrini, Sage, Pilkington, Asda, Manchester Airport, Eurocamp, Bradford & Bingley, Baxi.

1999 – 2005
Art Director at Cogent Elliott, West Midlands & London
Working on Channel 4, Maryland Cookies, Comet, Aga, Jaguar, Fortnum & Mason, MG, Land Rover, Vauxhall Network Q, WD40, Arriva Buses, Birmingham Evening Mail, Early Learning Centre, Thinktank Science Museum.

1995 – 1999
Jnr Art Director at Golley Slater, Birmingham
Working on Sky News, First Leisure Nightclubs & Bars, Persimmon Homes, Riva Bingo, West Bromwich Building Society, Union Locks, Sealed Air.

1994 – 1995
Freelance Art Director
BDH TBWA, JWT Manchester
Working on Alton Towers, Regional Railways, Halifax, Chicago Town Pizzas, Liverpool Airport, Greenhall’s Pubs, Britannia Building Society.

School stuff:
A' Level Psychology and Economics.
Doncaster: Advertising HND: Distinction.