William Nichols

Head of Creative

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsHead of Content - Head of Creative
  • Amber Howard
  • Talya Aylin
  • Jennifer Whitworth
Connections

Projects

  • Biffy Clyro - Animal Style
    William Nichols
    Head of Creative
  • BETSY - Wanted More
    William Nichols
    Head of Creative
  • Blur - Lonesome Street
    William Nichols
    Head of Creative
    Chad Paddy
    China
  • Paul Weller - Live at Watford Colosseum
    William Nichols
    Head of Creative
    Jamie Carter
    Director/Editor
  • Biffy Clyro - Wolves Of Winter
    William Nichols
    Head of Creative
  • Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots
    William Nichols
    Head of Creative
    PD
    BA HR & Works Laws
  • Gabrielle Aplin - What Did You Do? (Live from Wilton's Music Hall)
    William Nichols
    Head of Creative
    Jamie Carter
    Director/Editor

Projects credited in

About me

Head of Creative, Globe Productions, Universal Music. Over ten years of experience in television production, development, music video, concert filming, short form and long form, livestreams, and social content.

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Skills

  • Production
  • Creative
  • Commissioning Content
  • Video Commissioning
  • Content Creatiion
  • Content Strategy
  • Social Content Strategy

People I’ve worked with

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Companies I’ve worked with

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  • Warner Music Group

    Warner Music Group

    • Music
  • Universal Music UK

    Universal Music UK

    • Music
  • trivago

    trivago

    • IT
  • A

    AF News Agency

    • Digital Media

Work history

Currently

Head of Creative

Universal Music UK

Dec 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

2018

Head of Content - The Firepit

Warner Music Group

May 2016 - Aug 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Head of Content for Warner Music Group's in house creative agency/production company. Overseeing content production and strategy across the Warner labels, working with artists such as Coldplay, Biffy Clyro, Foals, Lily Allen, Paul Weller, Tinie Tempah, Blur and many more. Content includes: Original shortform formats Branded content Live streams Concert films Live sessions Long and shortform artist documentaries

2016

Senior Visual Content Manager

Warner Music Group

Sep 2013 - May 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Working across Warner Bros. Records and Parlophone Label Group, overseeing visual content commissioning, production and strategy for artists such as Blur, Lily Allen, Biffy Clyro, Royal Blood, Paul Weller and Tinie Tempah. Content includes: Longform concert films Studio sessions Official promo videos Original online formats Tour documentaries Branded content Behind the scenes content Interviews & EPKs

2013

Visual Content Manager

Warner Music Group

Jul 2013 - Sep 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Working across the Parlophone Label Group, producing and commissioning visual content for artists such as Eliza Doolittle, Blur, Gabrielle Aplin and Conor Maynard. Content includes: Longform concert films Studio sessions Tour documentaries Behind the scenes content Interviews & EPKs

2013

Visual Content Manager

Warner Music Group

Jul 2012 - Jun 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Working across the Parlophone and Virgin labels creating and commissioning visual content for artists such as Emeli Sande, Bastille, Blur, Laura Marling, Tinie Tempah, Professor Green and Gabrielle Aplin. Longform concert films Tour documentaries Studio session films Behind the scenes content Interviews & EPKs

2012

Junior Visual Content Manager

Warner Music Group

May 2009 - Jul 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Working across the Parlophone and Virgin labels creating and commissioning visual content for artists such as Blur, Laura Marling, Tinie Tempah, Professor Green, You Me At Six and Emeli Sande. Longform concert films Tour documentaries Studio session films Behind the scenes content Interviews & EPKs

Education

2007

BA(Hons) Politics

University of Sheffield

Sep 2004 - Jun 2007
  • Sheffield, United Kingdom

Awards

2014

30 Under 30

Music Week