Tara Ford is the Chief Creative Officer of DDB Sydney and Board Member of the Communications Council Australia.
She has worked at some of the most creative agencies around the world, using her experience to develop culturally impactful creative platforms for iconic brands such as PlayStation, Nike, McDonalds, Virgin, Absolut and VW.
Her work has been consistently recognised throughout her career, at every major international award show, across clients and disciplines. This includes her GAYTM campaign for ANZ Bank which won a Cannes Grand Prix (amongst others) and was also named the ‘Best Direct campaign in the World for 2014’ by the Big Won and #1 ‘Best of Print/Outdoor/Design for 2014’ by Creativity-online.com
Ford has judged and chaired at every major global award show. She is an active industry speaker and mentor to young creative talent.
In between this, Tara her raises her four boys.