Steve was the youngest person included in Campaign magazine’s Hall of Fame – a list of the 40 most influential people in UK advertising over the last 50 years. He was a founder and Creative Director of Howell Henry Chaldecott Lury (HHCL) – voted Campaign’s Agency of the Year three times and Campaign’s Agency of the Decade in 2000. This unique award was given for HHCL’s “iconoclastic attitude both to the work and the way it does business”.
After HHCL, Steve spent two years as Executive Creative Director at TBWA/ London, where he oversaw multi-platform work for: Playstation, Adidas, McDonald’s, Apple, Starburst, Skittles, Nissan Qashqai, and Elastoplast. Steve has won most major creative awards, including coveted D&AD Gold Pencil, Grand Prix at Cannes, Grand Prix at the British Television Awards, President’s Award at the Royal Television Society Awards and President’s Award at Creative Circle (twice).
He has spoken at advertising conferences in Britain, United States, Europe, Hong Kong, South Africa, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Bali and China.