Simon Dixon is co-founder of DixonBaxi, a digital-first brand agency. He has 25 years of international experience having opened studios in the North of England, London [twice], New York and San Francisco. Through DixonBaxi, Simon has forged a reputation as one of the leading practitioners of future-focused branding, design and their roles across all platforms. 

His work for brands including Netflix, Eurosport, Samsung, Sony, AC Milan, Fox, The Premier League, The IOC, Formula E and Amazon reaches a global audience of over two billion people.

As well as being a regular international speaker and awards judge, he has featured in the Design Museum Beazley Designs of the Year, The Tribeca Film Festival and garnered multiple global Gold and Grand Prix awards.

Judging panel

Phil Jones - Chairman

Founder & Organiser
Podge Events

Simon Dixon


David Edmundson-Bird

Principal Lecturer in Digital Marketing
Manchester Metropolitan University

Becky Franks

Digital Optimisation Lead
The Co-operative Bank