Current Clients 2016works in progress
Cisco Corporate AffairsBrand, Product and Education InnovationSan Jose, Global
Spotify Audience InnovationNew York, Sweden
UnicefInnovation CapabilityLondon, UK
DIY Entrepreneurial Ventures
Vidleos Made for LearningLondon, New York, Auckland
Ideas SchoolFor Next-Gen Problem Solvers(currently betterideasfaster.com)London, Global
American IdolLos Angeles, 2013-2014In LA, they say you never have a bad meeting. Found out that’s true. Although we hit the brief of halting decline at launch in 2014, we never had the chance to complete the start. Radical experience though (check no.9 in the link)
Sony MusicLondon, Global 2007-2011Lead the complete cultural overhaul to introduce and apply the right amount of innovation science to music and art. They made a film to tell the story (13 mins watch)
Do Lectures Cardigan Bay, Wales 2013I normally present and talk about other’s ideas - which is easy. Here I told my own story and was terrified! (20 mins watch)
Better Ideas Faster AppLondon, 2007- currentI’ve been trying to crack spontaneous creative collaboration for years. I’ve finally done it! Now get the app built and ready for Beta release April 2016 (after two lengthy failures)
Cone™ Fan InnovationLondon, Global 2002 - currentThis is what I really love - deeply understanding a fanbase, then innovating the creative strategies and ideas to connect with the widest audiences. The Cone™ originated with BBC Radio 1 in 2002. This year Cone™ will become a wider offer with trusted partners. Take a read of Cone™ 2016 here.
Yvon Chouinardhero I never want to meet(take an hour and watch this video titled 'The Education of a Reluctant Businessman'
IndustryApprovedfashionable idea coming one day(Everlane is closest in concept)
SknnyLvng consuming principle to climate changelive skinny; buy once, buy best, make it last (Vitsoe currently comes closest IMHO re marriage of beautiful design with timeless sustainable manufacturing)
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