Creative Pioneers Management Board

Key influencers in the advertising and media industries

Creative Pioneers ™ is an award-winning nationwide campaign to find the next generation of advertising, creative and digital media talent. It is the brainchild of Janet Hull OBE at trade association and professional institute, the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising (IPA), and is run in marketing partnership with national urban newspaper Metro.

We're delighted to have the support of some of the sharpest minds from across the IPA membership: key influencers in the advertising and media industries.

Kelly Knight

Kelly Knight

Kelly Knight, London, Chief Diversity and HR Officer, AMV BBDO

Scott Sallee

Scott Sallee

Scott Sallee, Social Impact Manager at Dentsu Aegis Network

Michelle Garnier

Michelle Garnier

Michelle Garnier, Head of HR, McCann

Rob Hunter

Rob Hunter

Rob Hunter, Hunterlodge Group, CEO & Founder, Chair of IPA's CPD Group

Meet the Team

Introducing the brains behind Creative Pioneers. Please get in touch because we're always interested in what you have to say.

Janet Hull, OBE

Janet Hull, OBE

Executive Director at Creative Pioneers & Director of Marketing at the IPA

 Gwyn March

Gwyn March

CPD Advisor at the IPA

Leila Siddiqi

Leila Siddiqi

Associate Director, Diversity at the IPA

Patrons

How important is Creative Pioneers to the future of creative industries in the UK? Ask some of the brightest minds in the creative industries who support the scheme.

Dinah Caine CBE

Dinah Caine CBE

Caine CBE Chair of Governing Council, Goldsmiths, University of London, member of the Creative Industries Council.

Nicola Mendelsohn

Nicola Mendelsohn

Former IPA President, VP EMEA Facebook