Christos Savvides is a multi-award winning (BAFTA, D&AD, Cannes Lion, Broadcast Digital, Lovies, Creative Circle, Campaign Big, British Arrows, Drum DADI, IAB UK, MOMA, RAD, FWA, W3, SMITTY) Executive Producer currently leading the social / digital team within Channel 4’s in-house creative agency, 4creative.
Work has been featured in Campaign, Creative Review, The Drum, D&AD Annual, Digital Spy, Creativity, Metro, Contagious, The Mirror, The Inquisitr, The London Economic, BT.com, The Daily Star, The Daily Mail, Tech Crunch, Time Magazine, Radio Times, CNET, The Express, GQ, Ad Age, Adforum, Gizmodo and The Independent.
Member of The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences.
APA Ideas Awards
Royal Television Society
Speaker at various events including Sheffield DocFest, BBC Social Broadcasting, PR360, Spredfast Smart Social, RTS Digital Bristol Week and BAFTA Guru Live.
Brands and agency partners
4Creative (Channel 4) – January 2013 / Present
Manage the creative, strategy and production of all digital and social output from Channel 4’s award winning in house agency 4creative, with a focus on integrated and innovative campaigns. Since joining we have won over 50 awards including a BAFTA for Digital Creativity and have been recognised within Campaign’s top 10 digital innovations for the last two years in a row.
Hi Mum! Said Dad – October 2012 / December 2013
Managed and produced digital projects across web and mobile using scrum as part of an agile project management methodology. Clients included McDonalds, Contiki, TANTRUM, JWT & many more.
Bloc Media – September 2009 / October 2012
A role combining project management & web development – Marrying an advanced working knowledge of web technologies along with the required skills to oversee resources, creatively steering projects from brief and initial concept to final delivery.
The Font Magazine – April 2007 / August 2007
Creative designer arranging the layouts for the pages of the magazine.
Goldsmiths University of London – MA in Image & Communication – 2009.
University of Kent – BSc(Hons) degree in Multimedia Technology and Design – UPPER SECOND CLASS HONOURS (2:1) – 2008.
North West Kent College – BTEC National Diploma for Computer Practititioners – DISTINCTION DISCTION MERIT – 2005.