Freelance Copywriter, Creative Director.

Fiona Booth. Business Manager.  Brandspec. ” Congrats again – it certainly is an achievement getting the global team aligned on one name. It’s been a real pleasure working with you. Your thinking and insight has been invaluable…and inspirational! Thank you.”  March. 2017.

Shane McKenzie. Operations Manager. Rescom.  “Chris produced a set of fantastic commercials based around animal alarm sounds which certainly was a different approach to promoting Rescom as being Hawkes Bay’s alarm and security specialists – Black Titi Money, Dik Dik AntelopeWe have received considerable feedback from both existing clients and new potential business.  Chris went out of his way to help us achieve great results.” Jan. 2016

Raymond Laursen. Sales & Marketing Director. Conroy Removals. ” Special thanks to Chris Howden for the unique and very clever concept which drove people to our website…an increase of 35% enquiry rate and 28% revenue.” 30 Jan.2015.

Craig Pretorious. Marketing Director. John Deere.  “Chris has a deep and detailed knowledge of creative direction. His ability to conceptualise the requirements of client briefs and produce unique thought-provoking creative has delivered impactful executions.” February 14, 2012

Jantha Gooding. Marketing Manager. NZCU. “Chris quickly understood our organisation and developed a creative and brand that honestly reflected our organisation to our communities while being embraced wholeheartedly by internal stakeholders. His creative ideas were always backed up with good business logic – he never suggested a change simply for the sake of it. And he is fun to work with!” February 28, 2012

Andrew Ward. VP Marketing. Etihad Airways, “Chris was an excellent creative partner. He has a good strategic mind and thinks carefully about business issues and how creative ideas can be leveraged to deliver successful results. He is a good manager of creative teams and shows a real understanding of how communications can be applied to different markets and cultures. He won’t let you down as he’s a committed worker and gets things done.” March 20.2010.