Mike Boles & Jerry Hollens
Mike and Jerry graduated from Maidstone College of Art with First Class Hons Degrees in Graphic Design.
They walked into a job at Saatchi & Saatchi where they soon started winning awards, including D&AD Silver and Campaign Gold for NSPCC. Following a stint at the New York office they returned to become Group Heads. From there they moved to BMP DDB and helped win the Sony account. Their ‘Armchair’ ad was voted one of the Best TV Ads of the Century by Channel 4 and Campaign Magazine. After winning awards on Sony, VW, and Environmental Investigation Agency, they moved to Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe, later RKCR/Y&R, becoming Creative Partners.
They now work on a project by project basis in major London agencies.
They have won most advertising awards including D&AD, Cannes Lions, Clios, Creative Circles, British Arrows, Campaign Press, Poster and Big Awards, New York Festival & Epica.
They have worked on many varied and diverse clients including Unilever, Land Rover, British Airways, Sony, VW, British Gas, Vodafone, Virgin Atlantic, BBC, Budweiser, Castlemaine XXXX, Tetley, Lloyds Bank, CLG Fire Safety, COI, News International, Virgin Media, M&S, Marmite, Reuters, Home Office, Oxfam, Gillette, Burger King, General Mills, Womankind Worldwide, NSPCC, Food Standards Agency, Thomson Holidays, Jaguar, Environmental Investigation Agency and the British Heart Foundation.