Creating teams. Shaping futures.

Nick Dean

- Managing Director
Phone: 0117 926 9530

Nick loves recruitment. Handy, as he’s worked in the sector for over 17 years. Nick also loves the creative, digital and marketing sectors. Again handy, as he worked in a top digital marketing agency for nearly 5 years. Today he brings this love together and is tasked with ensuring that the ADLIB team are the most talented, successful and ethical recruiters of digital, marketing, creative, technology, eCommerce and UX people that you’ll ever know.


Nick shares what it’s like to work at ADLIB.

The best thing that happened to me this week:

New offices, new people, new service offerings - All of which bring new opportunity, personality and progression to the business.

If I could change one thing that happened in my day today… 

I’d have the ability to sleep beyond 5am at least once a month would be perfect. 

For me, this is “what working at ADLIB” is all about: 

Genuinely working as a team, having each other’s backs, individually we all add value and something different. Also that we’re so respected within the industry and work with some brilliant sector partners.

My biggest feel good moment since I’ve been at ADLIB (and enable!): 

What we’ve achieved in the last two years alone is pretty amazing, testament to a great team, being brave and staying true to our beliefs. We’re only as good as those two years though, achieving the next growth stage will be even more satisfying. I should also add that getting enable off the ground has been just as brilliant, a completely different experience, the buzz of getting a start-up up and running can’t be replaced.

How I explain what I do at a party: 

Given that the majority of parties I go to these days are for kids aged 5 – 7 I tend to say that I’m a retired footballer, present day spaceman. Makes for an easier conversation.