Freddie and Matt are a senior creative team at Colenso BBDO.
Prior to that, they spent 4 years at FCB Auckland, then before that, 4 years at Ogilvy.
Matt does the writing and Freddie does the art direction, except when they do it the other way round.
Matt is quite tall. Freddie is really tall.
They’ve worked on some of NZ’s biggest brands and were regular ring-ins for FCB global pitches.
They’ve won a bunch of awards at D&AD, Cannes, One Show, AWARD, NY Festivals, LIA, YGA, OTTL – the Ogilvy Table Tennis League. All the biggies.
Over the last five
In 2015, Matt was a winner of the One Show’s Ones to Watch Competition (Freddie didn’t want to cough up the entry fee).
And in the latest Big Won Directory they were named 7th most awarded art director and copywriter, globally, with three top twenty campaigns.
They’ve also tutored at Auckland AWARD School two years running and are regular contributors to both AUT and Media Design schools.
Apart from the odd