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MCCANN LONDON ENLIST CHRISTOPHER MCKEE AND RICHARD MORGAN.
25 October 2021

Two of Birmingham's top creative exports, Christopher McKee and Richard Morgan, have joined McCann London.

The two join from Wunderman Thompson, where they racked up multiple ads for BT Sport, including 2019' s 'Unscripted' campaign. According to ECD Ray Shaughnessy, they "bring real creative energy with zero douchebag vibes" - a useful combination in 2021.

"We couldn't be more delighted to have Chris and Rich join us," Shaughnessy adds, "because – just look at their work. It's good to hire people you're professionally jealous of."


If cosmic career alignment is a thing, then this is probably it.

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Instant rapport over Zoom also helps. "From the moment we first sat down for a virtual cup of tea with Ray & Dan [Norris], we knew this was the move we wanted to make in real life," McKee says. "We wanted to surround ourselves with the best talent in the business and it was clear McCann London was the place to do it. "

McKee's creative partner, Richard Morgan, agrees: "We've coveted McCann London's work from afar. So, as soon as the opportunity arose to work with the very same insanely talented bunch, we leapt at the chance. If cosmic career alignment is a thing, then this is probably it."

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