Dan O'Connell joins Innocean Worldwide from Saatchi & Saatchi in the role of creative director

Screen Shot 2018-11-19 at 1.50.50 pm.jpgDan O'Connell has joined Innocean Australia as creative director to work alongside CD Paul Bruce.

Says Steve Jackson, ECD, Innocean: "Dan is the latest in a string of great hires we've made at Innocean over the last few months. There is real momentum here and I know Dan will play a major role in taking us to the next level. Super guy and super talented."

O'Connell comes from Saatchi & Saatchi Sydney where he was associate creative director on Toyota and St.George bank.

Says O'Connell: "I'm really excited to be working with Steve, Paul and the team here. It's a great place, with some really strong brands, and plenty of opportunities to do great work."

O'Connell's work has been recognised and awarded at the One Show, Cannes and AWARD. Prior to Saatchi & Saatchi, he spent time at TBWA and Publicis MOJO.

23 Comments

JM said:

Well done. That's an awesome hire. A great talent and a lovely bloke.

Killin it' said:

What a powerful duo. Nice job

Brody said:

Great move. Great bloke. Great balls of fire.

Ec said:

Now that’s a hire.

Tom H said:

Good luck Dan!

Abs said:

Great hire! Lovely news to read :)

Dan Fan said:

As handsome as he is talented, great hire!

Dan said:

You handsome devil

Damon Stapleton said:

Congrats. All the best amigo.

LJ said:

Nice one Dan.

Rocco said:

Sono molto emozionato da questa mossa. Molto eccitato.

oli said:

Awesome news, congrats mate.

Elevator said:

How many levels are there at Innocean... you say this everytime you employ new creative?

Putsy said:

Fabulous!

Broom broom said:

Jacko,

you got Fisty to shell-out for another full-time creative.

Well done!

Old Mate said:

Nice one cunnneeee!

Redgreg said:

I think you are great.

Missy said:

Total legend.

Biff said:

Message of congratulations.

Jon Burden said:

All the best with your next adventure mate :)

Anthony Gregorio said:

It was short but sweet Dan. Good luck at Innocean mate - though you won't need it.

Rob said:

Well done legend!

Your shout next time we hit Kings Court!

Barber Supreme said:

Legend move for a legend of a man.

However, guess that means we'll have to shut down now?

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