BACKGROUND INT 2018

Working behind
the scenes

Core team:

Margaret Zhang:

Creative & Content:

 

Fashion

Film

Food

Photography

Writing

Samantha Oliver

Executive Producer:

 

Writing

Photography

Food

Fashion

Travel

Si Philby:

Creative & Lead:

 

Sport

Music

Entertainment

Art

Hospitality

Alaster Spiers:

Design & Digital:

 

Sport

Technology

Design

Fashion

Fitness

Jamie Jory.

Production & Events:

 

Hospitality

Food

Film

Logistics

Air Travel

Ben Sjogren

Management and Operations:

 

Commerce

Electronic Music

Sport

Management

Media

Todd Hibbert

Production & Creative:

 

Photography

Film

Fashion

Sport

Entertainment

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Mark Buckman

Board Advisor:

 

Communications

Entertainment

Corporate Advisory

Finance

Media

Marina Go

Board Advisor:

 

Media

STEM

Energy

Automotive

Sport

Quintin Freeman

Board Advisor & CFO

 

Government

Private Wealth

Sport

Corporate Advisory

Financial

Global Network

Agency founders

Artists

Athletes

Board directors

CEO’s

Creatives

Designers

Filmmakers

Futurists

Music producers

Professors

Technology pioneers

 

To name a few...

Areas of

expertise:

Why the Background model is relevant

Advertising

Brand strategy

Content

Design

Digital

Experiential

Influence

Insights

Partnerships

Social

Special ventures

VR

“Deep down we know that good work comes from a handful of relevant minds from different backgrounds,
with fervent debate and an appetite for greatness.

 

At the core, businesses have problems that need solving.

 

There is a need for more agility, with seasoned experience and insights - deployed efficiently into markets based on artful knowledge and credibility." 

Jake O’Leary - Global brand lead

Operationally

BACKGROUND works with blue-chip brands and cultural leaders across the world

 

Regardless of time zones and borders

 

With teams in North America, Europe & Asia-Pacific