Darryl Fernandez - Agency Producer / Project Manager
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I work in a lot of different areas of advertising but always in charge of making things happen.
My career started off as a trainee camera op with the BBC, then progressing to working as a freelance lighting camera operator for a good number of years. I then established a small production company specialising in the automotive sector. The above experience saw me collecting air miles, flying across the globe and filming for many international clients.
I have been very fortunate in my career being allowed to work at some great places. Starting agency side at Big Dog in Leicester managing all moving image for the agency. Then finding myself back in the big smoke working at eg+ working with some of the Omincom heavyweights such as AMVBBDO / BBDO / proximity. Here in this contract I was the brand ambassador for Mercedes-Benz TV commercials globally.
Upon completing that contract I found myself at the mill, then across the way at Framestore, Apple and now Maverick Advertising and Design.
I've also been a judge at the first ever London Motor Film Festival.
I'm now titled as a, 'Senior Agency Producer' who manages media production for DHL at Maverick Advertising and Design. I using work with a combination of creativity and strategy for my clients. Here I have strong a lean towards understanding new interactive technology, how to make it come to life and engage with an audience by utilising the collective data ...
I've managed a wide variety of projects. Some small to suit tight budgets but also trusted to handle to £1.3 million campaigns.
In my down time, I still tinker with cameras but enjoy spending time with my family, the dog and watching films. I'm also trying to restore a classic car...