Vodafone McLaren Mercedes

Client: Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
Year: 2011-2012
Project: Various
Agency: Vodafone UK
Territory: Global

Our roles:
Gary: Video Director + Editor
During his tenure as a Video Director at Vodafone UK, Gary spent the 2010 - 2012 F1 seasons working with the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team across the globe.

Gary had behind-the-scenes access at the McLaren Technology Centre, played a part in the unveiling of the MP4-26 2011 F1 car in Berlin, and filmed/edited numerous promos and covered events from the F1 takeover of Manchester to the screening of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, shooting with both Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button.

This content was used across all social channels, formed part of the Vodafone VIP series, was used in various TV adverts, and was even utilised by McLaren Boss, Ron Dennis himself.


Creative, Director & Editor: Gary Bannister-Simm
Production Support: Gareth Cooper
Vodafone Comms: Amy Wilesnach
Agency: Vodafone