Dave Trott is the author of Creative Mischief and Predatory Thinking and founded four award-winning ad agencies. Born in east London, he went to art school in New York on a Rockefeller Scholarship. From there he began an illustrious career in advertising, as part of the creative team behind 'Hello Tosh Gotta Toshiba', 'Aristonandonandon', the Cadbury Flake ads and many, many more. Dave's agency - Gold Greenlees Trott - was voted Agency of the Year by Campaign magazine, and Most Creative Agency in the World by Ad Age in New York. In 2004 he was given the D&AD President's Award for lifetime achievement in advertising.
RT @LauraHalpn: Drowning in complexity? Great TEDx from couple years back by @davetrott talking simpliciTea #advertising
by @davetrott - an hour ago
RT @Giles_Edwards: Always loved this Walt Disney quote... "We have to entertain in order to educate because the other way round doesn’t wor…
RT @thompsondigital: As Roald Dahl wrote... "A little nonsense now and then, is relished by the wisest men." https://t.co/06KsYFM3Db
SOMETIMES THERE ISN’T A SMART MOVE - 3 days ago
There’s always been animosity between the two branches of the police: uniform and plain-clothes. The job of the uniform branch is to prevent crime. The job of the plain-clothes branch, the CID, is to investigate crime. My dad … Continue reading →
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