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Creative director

Thompson Brand Partners

Ian Thompson is the founder and creative director at Thompson Brand Partners, which launched in 1984.

From to Leeds Building Society and Paul Smith the agency has worked with a variety of brands over the past thirty years.

Thompson has picked up a series of awards for his work including Design Effectiveness Awards, D&AD Awards and The Drum Roses Awards.

He is currently regional head of the DBA and sits on the board of the arts company Metal which is headed up by artistic director Jude Kelly OBE.