Our core team.

John Ford

Founder & CEO

A strategic specialist with 20 years experience in multidisciplinary creative company leadership. John trained as a brand strategist at DDB and was appointed Head of Planning and Partner at leading creative ad networks Batey and TBWA while in his twenties. In 1999, John founded The One Centre, working with local and global brands on marketing innovation projects. John has been named one of AdNews 40 under 40 ‘rising stars in marketing’, was Founding Chairman of the APG and currently serves on the board of AIMIA, Australia’s peak digital industry body.

Katie Molloy


A client services, project management and production supervision specialist with 15 years advertising agency experience building integrated communications campaigns and strategic brand development. Katie started her career at OgilvyOne and has worked for leading creative and integrated advertising agencies in Australia and the UK including M&C Saatchi, WWAV Rapp Collins, BDS Beechwood and BWM, where she also served on the board.

Danica Jenkins

Core Team Assistant

A personal assistant and project manager with 3 years experience, Danica provides support to the Leadership Team and key projects. Prior to joining The One Centre, Danica worked with the University of Western Australia and Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal Corporation. She is a First Class Honours Graduate in European Studies, with bachelor degrees both in European Studies and Mass Communications.