Manuel Frank has been leading Edelman’s creative, digital and production business across Germany since 2014. He leads a team of 50+ creatives, web developers, project managers, film producers and paid, search and social media specialists.
Manuel started out as a Copywriter in Munich more than 15 years ago and has worked for agencies in Munich, Hamburg and Berlin, including the hot shop Wildschuetz and DDB Hamburg and Berlin. He has developed large international and national campaigns for our clients, serving as global creative lead for AstraZeneca, being the driving creative force behind the initiative “Stronger than Violence” for the German Ministry of Family Affairs to tackle violence against women and the renowned health campaign “Bitte berühren” to create awareness for Psoriasis patients in Germany.
Manuel is passionate about developing the next generation of creatives and worked as a lecturer for the Young Masters programme of Art Director’s Club Germany, as well as for the renowned Copywriting school “Texterschmiede” in Hamburg.
For his work, Manuel has received many national and international awards including ADC Awards, SABRE Awards, DMMA Online Star, Kontakter Campaign of the Year Award and a much sought after EFFIE Award.