Ron has won virtually every major award in the industry.


Ron Mather

Principal | It’s The Thought That Counts

Ron is one of the industry’s most respected and admired creative people.

Originally from London, Ron’s career highlights include:

Working at Saatchi and Saatchi in the early days of Charles Saatchi.

Being twice voted Australian Creative Director of the year by BRW magazine.

Being Creative Director and National Creative Director of The Campaign Palace, Melbourne and Sydney. Creative Director Saatchi’s Melbourne and Sydney. Executive Creative Director Grey Worldwide. Chairman Clemenger Melbourne.

Representing Australia on the Cannes Jury.

Being the first Australian to be Chairman of the New York Clio Awards.

Being inducted into Melbourne Art Directors Club Hall of Fame and into AWARD – the Australian Writers and Art Directors Hall of Fame.

Helping make a lot of brands very successful.

Having his own production company and directing television commercials.

Winning virtually every major national and international Award … except a Gold One Show (he should try harder!).

Daewoo presenting him with an award for his work on launching their brand into Australia.

Winning FIVE Gruen Awards.

Building It’s The Thought That Counts into a successful consultancy.

8 years on and many successful campaigns later, his unique experience is still very much in demand.

Ron is available as a coach in the Creative module.

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