Born in London. Made in NYC.
"I make things interesting."
- Eddie Brannan
4040 La Salle Avenue, Apt. 2, Culver City, CA, 90232
A creative director, copywriter, and strategist working in advertising, marketing and branding, I develop content-driven advertising and marketing strategies, campaigns and initiatives for a range of luxury, fashion, residential/hospitality and lifestyle brands. I help brands find their voice and tell their stories.
I’ve worked with corporate clients including Nike, Bobbi Brown, Jo Malone London, Ralph Lauren, Amazon and Alpha Industries, and with agencies including Chandelier Creative, King & Partners, Lloyd & Co, Laird + Partners, CreateThe Group, AR New York, Baron & Baron, Hope & Anchor, Rokkan, Team Detroit, Noe & Associates and others.
Prior to 2010 I worked in the editorial field, as creative director of magazines including The Fader, City, Blackbook, Spread ArtCulture and others. I also wrote forewords for five books on art and photography.
AGENCY & BRAND
Freelance Creative & Brand Strategist, Creative Director, Copy & Content
Focused on brand and creative strategy, creative direction, content creation and strategy.
Clients include Nike, Jo Malone London, Bobbi Brown, Chandelier Creative, Lloyd & Co, Laird + Partners, CreateThe Group, King & Partners, PG&Co, Noe & Associates, Sideways, Amazon, and Alpha Industries.
February 2013 – February 2014 (in-house; I still work with them as a consultant)
Focused on winning new business, conceiving and ideating digital campaign strategy, creative and copy.
Clients include Bentley Motors, Alfa Romeo, Phillip Lim 3.1, Asprey, Botkier, Edition Hotels, Faena, Isaora, Mary Katrantzou, Monique Lhuillier, Robert Rodriguez, Thakoon, and Victoria Beckham
April 2012 – February 2013
Created and directed day-to-day editorial and content direction of Ralph Lauren Magazine, and integrated that with other content platforms at Ralph Lauren Media.
January 2010 – March 2012
Focused on new business, conceiving and ideating digital campaign strategy, creative and copy.
Clients include Beauty Brands, Sephora, Essie, Kerastase, Knoll, Dunhill, DeBeers, David Yurman, Alexander Wang, Harry Winston, Tom Ford, Wolsey, Burberry and NOWNESS.
Adobe CS (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator), Keynote. Knowledgeable in all social media channels and familiar with most web-based tools and technologies, particularly those related to e-commerce.
FOLIO Eddie Award for excellence in magazine design. Best use of photography, The Fader.