Executive Creative Director
Nov. 7th 10:35
about the speaker
Lynsey Atkin is the Executive Creative Director of 4Creative, Channel 4’s in-house creative agency, responsible for making risky, innovative and culturally potent work across all Channel 4 brands and services.
She previously worked as Creative Director at Havas London, Head of Creative at Condé Nast Video (British Vogue, GQ and WIRED UK) and as Creative Strategist at BBH London. Lynsey started her working life as a designer for Neville Brody before co-founding the print / publishing company, Ditto Press. Specializing in counterculture, Offprint Paris called them “Lords of the English underground”. Overground in advertising, Lynsey has led creative work awarded at all major shows, including D&AD Yellow Pencils and the Cannes Lions Film Grand Prix.
Lynsey is from the North East of England and studied at Camberwell College of Art in London.
4Creative’s Executive Creative Director, Lynsey Atkin and Time Based Arts’ Co-Founder, Mike Skrgatic, go on stage to share the secrets behind the ground-breaking series of idents developed for Channel 4.