derek marshall

Johannesburg, South Africa

User Stats

Profile Images

User Bio

I am CREATIVE DIRECTOR with strong leadership skills and many years of experience in the following fields: Short-form Promos, Magazine Inserts, Documentaries, Sports Highlights, Live Vision Mixing, News Editing, Offline/Online Editing, Copywriting and Marketing Strategy.

As a Creative Director I lead, motivate, inspire and guide a team of promo directors, editors, designers and animators in the creation of on-air promos for multiple television channels.

Please note that my role as Creative Director involves collaborating with many other talented people - and that I cannot take full credit for any of these clips displayed. Please look at the credit section for details.

In more than 15 years of TV I have worked on various television brands like M-Net, SuperSport, M-Net Series, Action X (later M-Net Action), DStv Mobile,, SABC, CCV, DStv Media Sales, M-Net Movies 1 @ 2 and the new M-Net Movies brand (2012).

During this time I have had the opportunity to be involved in over 30 PromaxBDA award winning spots - including 12 Gold and 19 Silver awards.