Spotlight on Women Creatives: Nicole Hetherington, creative director, WiTH Collective

Nicole-Hetherington-NEW.jpgAs part of a daily series Campaign Brief shines the spotlight on the top female executive creative directors and creative directors in Australia...

Nicole Hetherington is creative director at WiTH Collective, Sydney and Auckland.

During her stint at Havas Sydney her 'Save Our Sons' campaign ~ co-created with long-term creative partner Simon Fowler ~ picked up top honors around the globe, including Australia's first ever D&AD Black Pencil for innovation. It featured a petition-signing robot ~ 'The Most Powerful Arm Ever Invented' ~ created with Finch that hand wrote over 32,000 signatures on behalf of Jacob Lancaster, a Sydney boy with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Nicole started her career as a junior art director at Y&R Auckland and, off the back of winning the NZ Young Lions competition, moved to Ogilvy Sydney in 2010. In June 2012 she was hired by Havas Sydney and In March 2015 Nicole joined BMF Sydney. 
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In October 2015 she made the move to WiTH Collective and in June 2017 was tasked with the co-CD role on WiTH Collective's newly won ASB business in New Zealand. In August 2017 she was promoted to creative director of WiTH Collective. 

Awards:
2014 D&AD Black Pencil Winner
2014 D&AD Yellow Pencil Winner
2014 One Show Bronze Pencil
2014 Young Guns Bronze
2014 Facebook Studio Awards Silver
2013 Cannes Lion Silver
2013 Cannes Lion Bronze
2013 Spikes Award Silver
2013 Ad News Charity Campaign of the Year
2013 PRIA Campaign of the Year
2010 Young Lion Winner - Digital NZ

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12 Comments

The Gooch said:

Whilst her aforementioned accolades are incredibly impressive, perhaps Nicole's most important achievement is being a founding/lifetime member of the Croissant Club #CC4LYF.

LEFT FIELD STUDIOS said:

THIS PLEASES ME. NICOLE IS GOOD. I ALSO LIKE CROISSANTS.

Sib said:

The GOAT

Sasquatch said:

Sassy

Gold and music said:

One of the best eggs she is.

SeaBass said:

I am so proud of you. I have taught you well.

Greidy said:

Like.

Craig said:

I think the thorpie ad for the olympics was great.! Well done Nicole.

Sophie said:


What a talented legend!

Grande Willy said:

A very good egg.

Eggy said:

We want you back... croissants are waiting

O said:

All love babe x

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