Creative consulting & credentials

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Three and a half sentences about me

I am a Creative Director with over 15 years experience in the digital marketing and advertising industries.

I’m a compelling storyteller and a passionate leader, and I love collaborating with people who are creative, strategic, clever and funny (flexible on funny).

If you need help with your next creative project, I’m ready to get involved!

Contact me and let’s make something great >

Did I ever tell you about…

The time I built an A.I. version of myself

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The Mike Barry Bot is a Facebook chatbot packed with creative wisdom, pointed feedback and amusing stories. A quick chat with this guy is a great way to get to know me before getting to know me. Launch it >

The time I appeared on Gruen Planet

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Winning isn’t everything. Unless you’re pitching on ABC’s GRUEN PLANET. Watch it >

The time I made a comedy webseries for The Commonwealth Bank

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Financial planning is boring. But life is funny. Watch it >

The time I turned PMS into PM-YES

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I created a LOL-filled PERIOD PARTY for femcare brand U by Kotex, powered by social media and online video. Watch it >

The time I interviewed the Wallabies

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I made an online film series (for Hahn Superdry) in which Australia’s greatest rugby players reveal what they’ve learned about life, the game, and themselves. Watch it >

The time I transformed The Commonwealth Bank into a digital leader

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I led the design of CBA’s digital platforms and campaigns for 7 years. That’s a lot of years. See it >

The time I took a roomful of strangers into the Negative Space

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Watch me connect my earliest memories with iconic logo design, a Frank Miller comic book and a brilliant creative decision… all as part of a journey into negative space. Watch it >

The time I wrote and illustrated a graphic novel

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Perfect for kids. Aurealis Award nominated. A Kickstarter sensation. See it >

The time I broke the internet

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To help launch new Milkybar Berry Crumble, Nestle wanted a Facebook video idea that would generate conversation and reach. They didn’t specifically ask for 1,000,000 views, but I got it for them anyway.  Watch it >

And what about the time you got me to help you with a creative project and we made something amazing together

It’s a great story, really. And incredible to think it all started when you decided to contact me >

 

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