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Story 

1977

Cliff Basten and Jim Andrews co-found independent design agency BBA in Covent Garden, London. Initial clients include Findus, Whitbread, and Gallaghers Cigarettes.

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Story 

1980

BBA invoice their first project to the newly formed BMW GB. BBA expands its full-time staff as their client base grows.

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1991-98

BBA merges to become BGA, expanding to over 40 staff. It consistently ranks in Design Week's Top 50 and is now brand guardians to BMW in the UK.

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Story 

2001

A new century creates a new outlook. Ben Basten joins Cliff and Jim adding youth to their experience. Band London opens its doors with a roster of blue-chip clients, a smaller more nimble agency, specialising in branding and communication.

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Story 

2007

After setting up Hero Creative, Danny Wellard begins the first of many collaborations with Band London. This relationship would strengthen and grow over the next decade.

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2011

Jesse Seaward Productions (JSP) works with Band on the first of a number of high profile production projects.

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2016

Ben Basten, Danny Wellard & Jesse Seaward begin working together as a trio, delivering several projects throughout the year. The success of the collaborations serve to highlight the strength of the union.

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Story 

2020

Band Agency is formed, taking the heritage, ethos and uniqueness of each former company, adding more services and a fresh outlook in an ever changing world.