I’m a diverse and socially aware creative with 22 years experience. I have worked with lifestyle and luxury brands in different markets around the world. If want someone like-minded then I'm not your guy but if you want someone with a broad and open sense of creative thought, then let's create something amazing. “Trent really understands that concept is key to any campaign. The creative work he does across Europe and beyond is perfect for the MTV brand.” Nick Leaf, Creative Director Emerging Markets, MTV “Over many years, Trent has been a vital creative partner for Ben & Jerry’s. His understanding of our brand consistently delivers exceptional work not just in the UK, but also for many of our other markets around Europe.” Antonia Kaul, Ben & Jerry’s EU Marketing ManagerLocked Pro Plan feature
Currently freelancing on a range of projects including writing and directing video content, experiential and integrated campaigns.
As creative director for Bright, I was responsible for overseeing all projects within the agency across sponsorship, experiential and live events. Mentoring a team of permanent and freelance designers and editors and taking projects from concept to completion around the world working with their global clients. A wide range of projects including content creation, VR, sponsorship, live events and experiential. Clients include: DHL Global, Glenmorangie, Ardbeg Whisky, Canon, Visa, Arla Organics.
Creative boutique with offices in London and Warsaw providing creative services to clients worldwide. Clients: LVMH, Hennessy, Moet & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, Belvedere, Ben & Jerry's, Unilever, Caffé Nero, MTV, MTV Staying Alive Foundation, Digicel, Warner Bros, Disney Channel, HBO, Jet Story, Le Petit Marseillais, Phenome Organics, Douglas, Björn Borg, SMYK, Nolita, Burger Kitchen.
Brought into a production company as a creative director working on TV campaigns directly with brands and other agencies. Primarily creating TV commercials, our clients included, Comet, Nike, Discovery Networks, Warner Music, Unilever, Ben & Jerry's, Sony, Puma, HMV and Clarkes. We also worked with agencies such as Saatchi's, Fallon, St. Lukes and Quiet Storm.
After freelancing for the brand for 1 year I was hired on a permanent basis to lead the creative development of brand awareness across European territories along with brand guidelines, in-store design, POS, advertising, trade and social and environmental development projects. Working with the head office in the US and European countries, including France, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Switzerland, Belgium, Sweden, Turkey, Netherlands and Italy.
Working my way up from junior to senior designer at Curio, which at the time was the hub of creativity in the entertainment industry. I honed my skills as a creative, creating campaigns first for the film industry, then evolving into the leisure and lifestyle from fashion to interactive games. Projects I worked on included campaigns for Universal International, Working Title, MGM, 20th Century Fox, Sega, Eidos Interactive, EA Games, London Zoo, The National Maritime Museum, Eurosport, BBC and Sky.
Instead of university, I accepted a full time position, working directly under legendary creative director, Mike Shafron and other creative teams to visualise campaigns for Saatchi & Saatchi and other agencies including TBWA, GGT and Y&R which resulted in working on campaigns for Silk Cut, Marlboro, Stella Artois, Kronenbourg 1664, Clover, Ford, British Airways, Barclays.