General Mills conducts agency reviews

Campaign Live reports that General Mills has launched a review into its creative agency arrangements for a number of its brands. General Mills had appointed Grey London as its lead agency in the United Kingdom in 2015. The review is believed to be part of a regular review of General Mills'...

10 Jan 2018

Revlon combines global marketing business with WPP

According to Adweek, Revlon has combined its global advertising business with WPP; Grey has been appointed as its creative agency while MediaCom will continue handling the brand's global media planning and buying duties. The network's New York headquarters will manage the business and its roster,...

21 Jul 2017

Advertising photogs, submit your entry for The Power of Imagery Award now

Entries for the inaugural Clio and Getty Images The Power of Imagery Award are now open. Submissions are open to creative photography used in digital, out-of-home, and print advertisements. A panel of international creative executives and leaders in photography and advertising will evaluate...

11 May 2017

WPP Digital acquired US-based innovation studio

WPP's digital investment arm WPP Digital has acquired Deeplocal, Inc., an innovation studio, which focuses on product invention, design, and engineering in marketing campaigns based in the US. The acquisition is in line with WPP's investment strategy, aimed at expanding the company's technology,...

28 Apr 2017

Matthew Bull to close his 'NY shop', Bull-White House

Matthew Bull, formerly of Ogilvy and Lowe and Partners among others in South Africa, will be closing his Bull-White House agency in New York after close-on four years, initially a sister agency to South Africa's FoxP2. The reason? They just weren't creating the head-turning ads he'd envisioned....

15 Jun 2015

Team Ohayo, Dentsu Japan shines brightly at The New York Festivals Torch Awards

The New York Festivals Torch Awards have announced the 2015 Grand-Winning Team at the New York Show. The Torch Award was presented to Team Ohayo, Dentsu Japan for their creative 60-second spot campaign "Origami Paper" for the nonprofit The Project Solution. For more information on the Torch...

5 Jun 2015

Saatchi & Saatchi Worldwide's Pablo Del Campo to speak at El Sol Festival

The 30th edition of El Sol, the Spanish and Latin American Advertising Communication Festival will take place in Bilbao from 28 - 30 May 2015. With over 20 countries participating, El Sol gathers the best creativity in Spanish and Portuguese and is the meeting place for all Spanish and Latin...

29 May 2015

Advertisers, listen up: Twitter unveils Audience Insights

According to NextWeb, has unveiled its Audience Insights to detail follower demographics, interests and behaviours. eConsultancy says: "Using audience insights, advertisers can more easily visualise information about the people who are interacting with their brands on Twitter." Click here for...

29 May 2015

Six weeks to get those 2015 CLIO Award entries in...

The 2015 CLIO Awards have extended their entry deadline - for the last time. You now have until 1 July to get your entries in. Click here for more on the entry requirements.

19 May 2015

The One Show Young Ones Festival is underway...

The 2015 One Show Young Ones Festival runs this week, from Tuesday, 5 to Friday, 8 May. The first day featured portfolio reviews, the live client pitch competition and the Young Ones award ceremony. Day two sees a continuation of portfolio reviews, and day three will feature live panel...

6 May 2015

New Bud Light tagline turns off Millennials

The Independent reports that Bud Light has had to apologise for a pro-rape advertising campaign. The campaign, now in its second year, aimed at Millennials and dubbed #UpForWhatever, featured 140-character messages scrolled across the label of the beer bottles. All fair and well, except the...

30 Apr 2015

Political transit ad ban vote in NY

"No political ads please, we're commuting." That's the message you'll get from the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), as it's made the move to ban any political advertising along buses, subways and transit routes in the city. This bold move, put into motion yesterday...

30 Apr 2015

Coca-Cola launches US media agency review

AdAge reports that Coca-Cola is putting its US media buying into agency review, and that incumbent of 11 years Starcom will participate in the process. Formal presentations will take place mid-July, and MediaPost says Coca-Cola spent a little more than $400 million on ads in the US last year, so...

23 Apr 2015

Duncan Trigg, David Shiffman join comScore

RESTON, US: comScore has appointed Duncan Trigg and David Shiffman, both digital advertising veterans, with experience in advertising technology, advertising effectiveness, research, and more, to the company's team, Trigg as VP: Advertising Effectiveness and Shiffman as SVP: Marketing...

13 Mar 2015

CLIO Awards deadline

NEW YORK CITY, US: The deadline for entries into the CLIO Awards is 3 April, so get those entries in now. For further information, go to CLIO Awards.

4 Mar 2015

YoungGuns - the ones to watch; enter now

YoungGuns recognises the "tomorrow" of the communications industry; who and what to watch out for. YGA celebrates the future, not the past. It celebrates potential. Individuals and companies. If you want to be one of the world's most sought after young creative, digital, design, media or PR...

22 Jan 2015

Enter the One Show now

NEW YORK CITY, US: The deadline for the One Show is looming. The 2015 One Show and Creative Week will be held May 4-8 in New York City. Featuring special presentations and numerous events, the week will culminate in the powerful One Show that will recognise the game-changing ideas that set the new...

30 Dec 2014

Still time to enter 2015 Automobile Advertising of the Year

USA: There is still time to enter the 2015 Automobile Advertising of the Year, which has extended its entry deadline to 10 November 2014. Entrants can submit their best work for automotive clients in television, online video, interactive, experiential and print. Work that aired or will air between 1...

31 Oct 2014

Deadline looms for Creative Media Awards

NEW YORK, US: The Creative Media Awards came to life nine years ago when MediaPost saw a need for a different kind of advertising awards show, one that recognised creativity in media. Creative Media Awards is claimed to be the only awards competition that honours creativity in the media industry....

27 Oct 2014

Enter the 2015 One Show Automobile Advertising of the Year Awards

NEW YORK CITY, US: Get ready for a rumble at the 2015 One Show Automobile Advertising of the Year Awards, presented at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Enter now for your chance to be recognised in front of top creatives, automotive industry executives and the worldwide...

12 Aug 2014

HAATBP - you're invited

NEW YORK, US: The One Club is inviting you to its celebrated multicultural creative career fair, Here Are All The Black People. HAATBP provides real solutions to the lack of diversity in advertising creative departments. This one-day event is supported by advertising agencies that recognise that...

30 Jul 2014

One Show Creative Week starts now

NEW YORK CITY, US: Don't miss One show's stellar line-up of speakers and presenters including actor Alec Baldwin, Kristine Bender from WaterisLife, Fred Dust of IDEO, Meredith Verdone from (RED), Mick Ebeling from Not Impossible Labs, Chef Marcus Samuelsson, Ben Silverman from Electus and many more....

5 May 2014

Clio 2014 entry deadline extended

NEW YORK, US: The entry deadline for the Clio 2014 Awards has been extended to 9 May. But don't delay, get your entries in now. Log in to enter now.

16 Apr 2014

Deadline for 2014 Tabbies is today, April 1

CLEVELAND, US: The 2014 Tabbies is close to wrapping up. Are you in? It's not too late...yet. Our official Call for Entries is still available at the TABPI website, allowing all b2b editors, publishers and art directors the opportunity to have their best work judged by their peers. The deadline for...

1 Apr 2014

IMA entry deadline: Monday, March 31

NEW YORK, US: Submit your Website, App, Blog, Microsite, Video, Ad, Infographic, Game, or Social Media campaign today. Mobile, tablet and desktop are all eligible. The deadline is only 5 days away! Enter Now

28 Mar 2014

Will 2014 bring you fame and fortune?

NEW YORK CITY, US: Enter the 2014 One Show and find out. Because winning a Gold Pencil brings you tons of press coverage for you and your client, recognition from the industry's best creatives and validation that all of the hard work was worth it. With new categories, a stellar jury and an all-new...

17 Jan 2014

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