Disciplines

  • Advertising/Creative
  • Brand Activation
  • Creative production

About

Truant is a new era creative company, bringing maximum attention to brands through advertising and music.

Fully independent and a Campaign Magazine Top 50 agency, with a unique approach that puts music at the heart of much of its work.

Truant has worked with some of the world’s most iconic brands, including PizzaExpress, Pepsi MAX, Royal Caribbean, Virgin, Barclays, Miral, Qatar Airways, Rakuten, and ITV, and has twice won Campaign’s Best Places to Work award, as well as BIG, British Arrows, and D&AD awards.




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BITE Articles

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Channeling creativity whilst swimming

Olivia Sparey, Senior Account Manager at Truant shares how wild swimming has taught her to take risks and the power of resilience

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Decade of devotion: keeping the spark alive between agency and brand

As Truant and Royal Caribbean enter their tenth year of working together, Truant founder Chris Jefford explores what it takes to keep the spark alive

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What film photography has taught me about the fundamentals of advertising

Joanna Barnett, Strategy Director at Truant shares how photography has helped broaden her perspective

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Marketers need to quieten down about AI

Truant’s Chris Jefford urges the industry to think more strategically about the uses of AI

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Truant celebrates Hip-Hop culture with latest UNRULY event

The new era creative shop brings marketers and music together for an event to celebrate 50 years of the movement

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Thought Leadership

Should the creative industry be doing more to elevate culture?

We asked industry leaders how the industry can ensure that culture is more than just an empty buzzword

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Hot Pick

Truant’s short film reminds us we’ve been given a second chance

Ultimately, the film’s message is one of hope; hope for a future that each person has the choice to shape differently.