Ben Leftwich | April 21, 2016

Meet the BB&P team – today we say hello to Simon Barwick

Every so often we sit down with a different BB&P team member to find out more about them. This time, it’s Simon Barwick, founder and Creative Director.

Who are you and what do you do at BB&P?

Simon Barwick. I’m Creative Director and the founder of BB&P. I’m responsible for the agency’s creative output.

How did you end up in Cayman?

My family moved here while I was still a student, way back in 1977.

What’s your favourite thing about living in Cayman?

It’s an Island. I’m an Island Boy by birth and by heart.

What’s the best advice anyone ever gave you?

My Dad’s advice: always do it as well as you can.

What are the three tools you use in your job you couldn’t live without?

My Rotring 0.5mm propelling pencil, a white BB&P jotting pad, a maxed-out desktop Mac.

What’s your favourite band at the moment?

The Rolling Stones. At the moment and since forever.

What’s the best book you read recently?

Treason’s Harbour by Patrick O’Brian – for the fifth time.

What TV show are you hooked on at the moment?

Any Scandi-drama that happens to be on.

What 3 sites do you check regularly to keep up to date with the industry?

behance.net, brandchannel.com, adforum.com

What’s your go-to order at the bar at Friday happy hour?

Ice cold Amstel Light. From the bottle.

Ben Leftwich

Account Director