Alex Dunning, Art Director, Weapon7
We spoke to art director Alex Dunning about how his career kicked off, his ideas on how students and grads should approach agencies and different ways to land a placement.
Illustrating from an early age, Alex Dunning studied art and after advice from his sister moved across to advertising. Completing the creative advertising course at New Bucks University Alex went onto partner with his copywriting cousin Pete Giblin (his interview coming soon).
"Let your work speak for itself."
Together as a creative partnership they have produced some outstanding work during their time at Weapon7 including a Facebook app for Penguin Books, a Mercedes-Benz viral called ‘The Catch’ and the Citygolf app to celebrate Mercedes-Benz’s sponsorship of the British Open 2012.
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Susanna, Business Administration Student, Milan
We spoke to Susanna Pappacena, a second-year Business Administration student at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC) in Milan, about her experience interning in London this autumn at FutureRising.
Ashley Pollak, Creative Director & Founder, Etio
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Suze, Blogger, Luxury Columnist
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Brooke Brunson, Freelance Writer and Blogger, Philadelphia
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Katherine Wellings, Account Manager, Frukt
We caught up with Account Manager, Katherine Wellings from marketing agency Frukt. Kat shares her journey from discovering a career in account management and working her way up the ranks. Plenty of useful tips for anyone on a similar path.
Adwoa Okyere, Creative Director, Boamah
From Ghana, Adwoa Okyere went from working in film, to launching her own clothing line. She speaks about her journey to achieving her dream.