I work with agencies, businesses and start-ups to help creating communication that makes a difference. 
I do concepts and art direction for digital and classic advertising, content marketing and design projects. In each and every project I contribute my expertise with digital and classic projects for many national and international brands.
I love ideas and good design. In my opinion the essential starting point for both is a strong insight and a clear strategy. My aim is to bring even the most complicated briefing into a simple and fascinating idea – well executed, no matter if online or offline.
I am happy to support you and your projects with my services:
Advertising

Concepts for classic and digital advertising 
Social media and content marketing
Innovative ideas for all channels (or creating a new one if required)
Art Direction, look and feel for brands and campaigns
Activation and experience marketing
Supervision for productions
Creative direction / mentoring for teams
Design

Visual design, layout, typography
Interface and digital design 
Productdesign for marketing
Branddesign, logo design 
Supervision for productions
Team lead, mentoring
For businesses and start ups

Brand strategy / sparring
Creative and design consulting for start ups and businesses

My work was honoured with 200+ awards like Cannes Lions, ADC, Clio Awards, OneShow,  Webby Awards or FWA Site of the Month. I am Member of the Art Directors Club Germany and Judge for the ADC and Mobius Awards.
I still love learning: on the job, while working as a teacher and mentor in art schools or taking class myself. For example Masterclass digital acceleration at Hyper Island in Stockholm or Digital transformation at the Good School in Hamburg.
My journey so far:
Since 2020
Independent Art Director / Creative Director
Freelance based in Hamburg 
2015 – 2019
Creative Director Art
Kolle Rebbe / Accenture Interactive
Hamburg 
2011 – 2014
 Creative Director / Art Director 
Philipp und Keuntje
Hamburg 
2007 – 2011
Art Director / Junior Creative
kempertrautmann (Thjnk)
Hamburg
2006
Intern Art
Springer & Jacoby
Hamburg 
2005
Intern Digital Design
Freelance Creative Director
Dubai, V.A.E. 
2002
Intern Creative & Strategy
TBWA \BFS
Vancouver, Canada 


Education

2017
Masterclass Digital Acceleration
Hyper Island 
Stockholm, Sweden 
2010
Digital Transformation
Good School (OMR)
Hamburg 
2002 – 2007
Communication Design
Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design
Kiel ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Clients I worked for:
Clients_Simon_J_Philipp
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