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PHIL TAFFS
0419 969 413
GONGS



Caples Awards New York        Yellow Pages
2003                          Silver

Caples Awards New York        Publicis Mojo (house)
2003                          Silver

ADMA Awards                   Publicis Mojo (house)
2003                          Silver

ADMA Awards                   Australia Post
2003                          Bronze

ADMA Awards                   Publicis Mojo (house)
2003                          Finalist

ADMA Awards                   Yellow Pages
2003                          Finalist

US Ad Review (Print)          Why.com
Winter 2000                   Featured

New York Festivals TV and     Honda
Cinema Awards 1999            Finalist

New York Festivals            Nubrik
Print Awards 1997             Finalist



Australian Catalogue Awards   Whirlpool
1997                           Bronze, Copywriting

Australian Catalogue Awards    Whirlpool
1997                           Bronze, Furniture,
                               Homewares and
                               Hardwares

Melbourne Art Directors        Australia Post
Club Awards 1996               Finalist, Best Point of
                               Sale

AWARD 1995                     Australia Post
                               Bronze Pencil, Best
                               Individual Point of
                               Sale Poster

Melbourne Art Directors        Association for
Club Awards 1994              Marriage Education,
                               Bronze Award,
                               Best Community
                               Service TVC

Melbourne Art Directors       Robert Bosch
Club Awards 1994              Finalist, Best 15 Second
                              TVC

Retail Results Awards          Emailair
(ATV Awards) 1993             National Creative
                              Trophy

New York Festivals TV and     Association for
Cinema Awards 1993            Marriage Education,
                              Finalist

New York Festivals            Robert Bosch
Radio Awards 1993             Silver Medallist
Facts TV Awards               Emailair
1992                          Highly Commended
Golden Stylus Awards          AMEV Insurance
1992                          Finalist
WORK

November 2003 -
Freelance (and writing novel): Activist, Admark, AXA, The Blue Group,
Boiler Room, Clemenger Harvie Edge, Commotion KWP, Cyclone,
Frontier Advertising, George Patterson Partners, Magnum Opus, Right
Online, Sage, the Sanford Partnership, Singleton Ogilvy One, State
Trustees, the Surgery, Trademark DM

October 2001 - November 2003
Publicis Mojo, Melbourne, Australia
Position: Writer/Joint Creative Director
Accounts worked on:
Australia Post
Australian Grand Prix
Esanda
Hertz
Hewlett Packard
Hodges Real Estate
Nike
Sensis
Telstra
Vic Tourism

June 2001 - October 2001
Freelance: Clemenger Harvie Edge, Spinach, Publicis Mojo
February 2000 - June 2001
MIfive, New York, USA.
Position: Writer/Creative Director
Accounts worked on:
Cammunity.com
Intelsat
TheNewsMarket.com
Why.com
Yo.com

December 1989 – January 2000
SANFORD VICK ADVERTISING Melbourne, Australia
(now The Sanford Partnership)
Position: Writer/Joint Creative Director
Accounts worked on:
Air Caledonie
AMEV Insurance
Arts Victoria
The Australian Physiotherapy Association
Australia Post
Blaupunkt
Brivis
Collins Booksellers
Computer Power Training Institute
ConTact (BTR Nylex)
Cosies Nappies
Elgas
Emailair (air conditioning)
Ericsson
Federal Department of Industrial Relations
HBA
Hitachi
Honda (Odyssey, Accord and CR-V)
Honda Motor Bikes
Ilford (film)
Laminex
Milk Marketing Board
Mita Copiers
Niblick (golf shoes)
Nomad Telecommunications
Nubrik
Parks Victoria
property.com.au
RACV
Robert Bosch
Sealy Posturepedic
7 Eleven
Smith and Nephew (Nivea, Simple, Elastoplast)
Stillwell Ford
Street One
SunSmart (Anti-Cancer Council of Victoria)
Telecom
Timberland
Tontine
Verbatim (computer software)
Victoria Police
Whirlpool
The Windsor Hotel


December 1987 - December 1989
PINK CHAMELEON ADVERTISING Melbourne, Australia
(Now Imadgination Advertising)

Position: Writer
Worked on a variety of rural/industrial accounts on everything from weed
killer to sheep dip.




ASK THEM
Andrea Fabbri
Senior Manager, Brand Strategy & Corporate Communications
Intelsat
Washington DC, USA
andrea.fabbri@intelsat.com
Tel: +1 (202) 944 7515

Frank Morabito
Creative Director
Spinach
Melbourne, Australia
fmorabito@spinach.com.au
Tel: (03) 9529 8655

Ian Bear
Senior Art Director
Clemenger Harvie Edge
Melbourne, Australia
ian.bear@che.com.au
Tel: (03) 9522 8726

Graeme Sanford
Managing Director
The Sanford Partnership
Melbourne, Australia
gsanford@tspa.com.au
Tel: (03) 9699 6000

John Fuhr
Creative Director
Propellor
Melbourne, Australia
john@propellor.com.au
Tel: 0438 040 336




TEACHER

RMIT sessional tutor, 2004

AWARD School tutor, 2002




CLUBS

AWARD

Melbourne Art Directors' Club

Co-founder and Chairman of The Ivans Film Club.


OTHER WRITING
Stories Published
Australian Playboy, January 1992,
The Return of the King.

Short Story Prizes
Real Writers/The Book Place Short Story Awards 2001,
International finalist, Fatwa

International PEN Australia, 1994 Leonard Bell Short Story Award,
2nd Prize, The Big Fridge.

Eastern Regional Libraries Story Writing Competition 1990,
Honourable Mention, The Man Next Door.

The Age Mini-Saga Competition, January 1989,
Finalist, Suspicion.

City of Springvale Short Story Competition 1987,
First Place, Under 26 category Into the Ultra.

Articles
Ad News, 8 September 2000,
They don’t call it The Big Apple for nothing, (article on the New York
ad scene).

Honda Magazine (Australia), Winter 2000,
Holiday in the High Country.
Book Reviews

The Age, 12 August 1989,
Review of A Theft by Saul Bellow.

Australian Book Review, August 1990,
Review of Dieback by Chris Eipper.
SCHOOL



Secondary
1975 - 1980     HAILEYBURY COLLEGE, Melbourne, Australia.




Tertiary
1981 - 1985    MONASH UNIVERSITY, Melbourne, Australia.
                Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in English.
                Completed Honours thesis on US author, John Irving.



PLUS…



1987 THE COPY SCHOOL
Melbourne



1993 - 1995 I.T.C Australia
International Training in Communication (Toast-master)
July 1994 FOLIO AWARDS PRINT WORKSHOP
With John Hunt (Hunt Lascaris, South Africa).



July 1995 MAURA FAY WORKSHOP
Two-day presentation skills course based on acting techniques




ME




NAME                                             Phil Taffs




EMAIL                                            philiptaffs@optusnet.
                                                 com.au



HOUSE                                            10 Morang Road
                                                 Hawthorn Vic 3122



PHONE                                            0419 969 413
                                                 (03) 9507 5243



LIKES                                            Writing, cinema, music,
Carlton (when they’re
winning)

				
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