Head of Design

A man of many skills, Danny Bickerton has over 25 years industry experience. He has been a part of the TBWA\Manchester team for 16 years working with a wide range of clients including ghd, Manchester United, The British Council, Pizza Hut, Michelin, Nissan, BP, MBNA and the Merlin Group to name a few. As Head of Design his drive and utter passion for design in all it’s forms has resulted in award winning work and a reputation for an unquenchable can-do approach.

He has also been responsible for building a team of in-house content creators and post-production specialists to service the ever-growing social and content needs of the agencies clients.


What is Danny looking for?

Originality with a strong focus on craft and ingenuity.

Design solutions that not only answer client problems but strive to standout in a way that is truly memorable.

Judging panel

Andrew German

Partner, Director of Practice
Sheppard Robson

Chris Jeffreys

Senior Creative

Clayton Gray

Head of Design

Danny Bickerton

Head of Design

Eric Parry

Eric Parry Architects

Franki Goodwin

Creative Director
Saatchi & Saatchi

John Pelan

Scottish Civic Trust

Matt Michaluk

Design Director

Lou Hunter

Creative Director
Brand Union

Neil Cooper

Creative Director, Visual Design

Penny Lewis

Lecturer, Architecture and Urban Planning
University of Dundee

Rob Wade

Group Creative Director
Smith & Milton

Sean Murray

Head of Marketing
Scottish Event Campus