Martin Headon

Copywriter / Creative



About me

I’m a freelance creative/copywriter. I spent 5 years at BMB, and have been working freelance for the last year. Agencies include McCann, Havas, Elvis, AllTogetherNow, Hometown, Rehab, Geometry, and Portland Comms. Check out my portfolio to see the work I've produced. I can work above and below the line, and am comfortable with short and long copy. I’ve won or been shortlisted for the following awards: Campaign BIG – Shortlist – F&M St Pancras Creative Circle – Shortlist – F&M St Pancras Lürzer’s Archive – Featured – Howick Man’s Wear Drum COOH – Craft: Use of Photography – Howick Man’s Wear Roses – Gold (TV) – East Coast Feel at Home D&AD Student of the Year (Black Pencil) – EA Peace Day D&AD Student – White Pencil – EA Peace Day D&AD Student – Best of Year – EA Peace Day BIMA Award – Best Students – EA Peace Day I’ve helped win pitches for East Coast, KP Snacks, Rubicon, Howick, Rowse honey, and Grolsch (social). I’m passionate about educating the next generation of ad creatives. I ran the creative placement scheme at BMB, visiting students awards and degree shows, and giving several book crits every month. I also mentor and occasionally lecture at the School of Communication Arts.

Locked Pro Plan feature


  • Creative
  • Advertising Copywriter
  • Print
  • TV
  • Digital
  • Social Meda
  • Advertising Concepts
  • Ad Strategy
  • Advertising Content

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • BMB


    • Advertising
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    Martin Headon Creative Limited


    Work history


    Freelance Copywriter

    Martin Headon Creative Limited

    Apr 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Various freelance creative / copywriter assignments. Includes pitch wins for Huawei (experiential) and McCarthy & Stone (integrated).




    Aug 2012 - Apr 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Working on brands such as East Coast Trains, Rowse Honey, LinkedIn, Samsung, McCain, Yorkshire Tea, and many more.



    An amazing portfolio

    School of Communication Arts

    Sep 2011 - Jul 2012
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Learned how to make ads. Won D&AD student of the year 2012. Got a job at BMB on the back of the portfolio I made there.