During that time, he’s been able to bring creative thinking to some of the world’s best digital agencies, and bring innovation to some of the world’s best brand agencies. It’s seen him work in New York, London, Melbourne, and Auckland on brands like Nike, Coca-Cola, GE, VW, Samsung, Westpac, Visa, HP, and Pedigree, among many others.
For the past ten years, Dan’s career has been focused on helping to grow one of the world’s top commercial creativity companies - Colenso BBDO. During his ten years with Colenso’s creative leadership, the company has ranked in the world’s top 10 creative agencies seven times, hitting #1 twice. It’s also been the only company to make Contagious magazine’s top five Best & Bravest list every year since it began - also ranking #1 twice. And in 2020, The Cannes Lions global Festival of Creativity named Colenso their Agency of the Decade for the Pacific region.
Dan joined Deloitte Digital in December 2021 to combine creative thinking with the scale to create exponential change for organisations.