Yannakis Jones

About - Contact.

Let's  think,  write,  make  famous  advertising.

I am an award-winning advertising creative writer / director. 
I love combining strategic, creative and production skills to help clients tell engaging and persuasive brand stories. 

As an associate lecturer, i have been passing on these skills to students at the prestigious Central St. Martins College of Art for over ten years.

Say HELLO:    yann@longformlondon.com


BBH (China),  RKCR-Y&R,  Ogilvy,  WCRS,  W&K (London),  Mother,  St.Lukes,
BLRS (Havas NL),  Publicis,  JWT,  BDDH (Now Havas)


Nio Electric Cars,  Microsoft Skype,  BMW,  Orange,  3 mobile,  The Guardian,  Sky TV, Wonderbra,
Ford,  BT,  Citroen,  Mercedes,  Co-op Bank,  Mr. Tom.

Some nice shiny awards:

W3 Awards '18          GOLD - Writing for Video - @CCLDN

W3 Awards '18              SILVER - Animation - @CCLDN 

W3 Awards '16
              SILVER - Direction - Skype LFC Sturridge

W3 Awards '16              SILVER - Brand Content - Skype LFC Sturridge

Lovie Awards '15.          GOLD - Skype - Translator

W3 Awards '15                GOLD - Brand Content - Skype Translator

W3 Awards '15                B2C Silver – Skype Translator

BTAA ‘07                            Silver 3 Mobile (Expo)

BTAA ‘07                            Bronze 3 Mobile (Campaign)

BMW 2007 Brand Purity 'Its only a car'

BMW 2007 Multi-media 'Its only a car'

D&AD '06 2 x yellow pencil 3 Mobile (Tupperzik)

APA Top 50 ‘06 Number 1 TVC 3 Mobile (Tupperzik)

British Television Awards 3 Mobile (Tupperzik)

Creative Circle '06. Bronze Campaign, 3 Mobile

Creative Circle '06. Bronze Cinema, 3 Mobile (Tupperzik)

D&AD ’02.                New Directors Finalist

D&AD '99 Annual. Radio Campaign, The Guardian Newspaper.

Ariel Radio Awards.  Best Campaign, The Guardian

Campaign Posters. Wonderbra ( Mind the gap)

Creative Circle.    TV Bronze Mr Tom

D&AD.                 TV Annual Mr Tom

Roses Awards.    TV Silver Electrolux


Fellow:                         Higher Education Academy (HEA)
Associate Lecturer:    Central St. Martins Art College.   April ’03- to present.

Davey Awards    Judge 2018
One Club             Students Awards   Jury Judge 2017 

D&AD                  Student Jury  2008
Creative Circle    Jury Judge 2006
D&AD                  Jury Judge 1996
D&AD                  Member 1995         

Book Contributor.        Breaking In               W. Spencer
Book Contributor.        Winning Portfolios   C. Caldwell
Book Contributor.        100% Cotton 2001  H. Walters