Damian Hanley

Creative Director– In The Company of Huskies, Ireland


Damian Hanley is a creative director and board director at In the Company of Huskies, Ireland’s leading Independent creative agency.  An art director by trade, a problem solver at heart, he has a passion for tackling challenging marketing problems and providing creative solutions. Damian has won many domestic and international awards for clients such as Nissan Cars, Aviva, O2, Liberty Insurance, Britvic Soft drinks, Allied Irish Banks, Lynx and Lyons Tea to name but a few.

For the first 10 years of his career Damian was the lead creative on many of Ireland’s top accounts, before joining Rothco as creative director in 2006. During the next 9 years the company grew into one of the largest agencies in Ireland, eventually becoming part on Accenture Interactive. 

Damian joined In the Company of Huskies in January 2015 where the agency is experiencing rapid growth through the combination of creative firepower and digital DNA, and delivering creative and effectiveness for its clients. 

Over 20 years, Damian Hanley has established himself as prominent figure in Ireland’s creative community and has been behind some of the most celebrated campaigns. In terms of marketing effectiveness, he is one of Ireland’s highest awarded delivering campaigns that have resulted in three Grand Prixs, plus many Golds and Silvers in ADFX, Ireland’s premier advertising effectiveness awards.

2019NewYork Festivals