DDB is finishing a remarkable year of new business wins with the appointment of Dan Saunders and Jack Nunn as creative partners. The agency has added Coles, Kmart, Dulux, McDonald’s Social, Johnson & Johnson, Netflix and LinkedIn to its client roster this year. Saunders and Nunn will lead the creative output on Macca’s as the brand enters its 50 year of partnership with DDB Sydney in 2021.
Saunders and Nunn bring experience to DDB gained at top agencies with leading brands across Australia the US and Europe. Saunders has worked on blue-chip clients including Cadbury, Virgin Media, Sony, Netflix, Unilever and Amazon. Nunn was one of the first hires at Special Group in Australia in 2015, helping to grow its creative team twofold and has worked across several key accounts at the agency, including the highly acclaimed Uber Eats Tonight I’ll be eating campaign. Before Special Group. He worked at M&C Saatchi and Havas.
DDB Sydney chief creative officer, Tara Ford, commentedm “The combination of Dan and Jack is going to be nothing short of dynamite. Joining the already talented team on the account, I can’t wait to see what they can do and where they can creativity take this iconic brand.”
Saunders stated, “The opportunity to help shape a brand as iconic as Macca’s is pretty special, seconded only by working with the exceptional people at DDB Sydney. I’m thrilled to be given this opportunity by Tara and Ben.”
Nunn added, “I can’t wait to get stuck in. I’ll miss all the legends at Special and enjoyed every minute of my six years there. But I’m absolutely thrilled to be joining such a talented, ambitious team at DDB. The opportunity to work alongside great people on a great brand is really exciting.”