Mark Tutssel is worldwide chief creative officer at Leo Burnett. Here, he blogs about the lack of bravery in creative thinking – and why the ad industry needs to take the bull by the horns.
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Industry heavyweights Sir John Hegarty and David Droga will take the Cannes stage tomorrow in a special session nailing the real issues facing the advertising industry.
The “What’s great, what’s not, what’s next” seminar is on Friday 20 June at 4.15pm (Cannes time) in the Grand Audi.
Beck Bennett moderates a conversation between BBDO’s worldwide chief creative officer David Lubars, and Josy Paul, chairman and chief creative officer of BBDO India.
A jury headed by Donghoon Chang, executive vice president of Samsung Electronics in South Korea, clearly loved the idea of a ‘make your own computer’ kit.
So much so that Map London’s “Kano kit” work was one of the two UK Product Design Lions in the first year of the category, which awarded a total nine gongs.
Unit 9 London/Don’t Panic London’s short video for Save the Children, aiming to boost support for Syria’s war victims, has been given the nod alongside BA’s “magic of flying” campaign, by OgilvyOne London.
Catch up on what you missed yesterday at Cannes with video highlights from Jared Leto, Courtney Love, Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, and Beats Electronics’ Omar Johnson.
New chief strategy officer at Publicis Worldwide, Dylan Williams, says he plans to use the London office as a “prototyping and experimental playground” for new ideas.
“My ambitions for the network are trying loads of stuff and treading the learning out into the other 200-odd offices,” he explained.
To celebrate Cannes, Propeller commissioned a painting by Rodolfo Villaplana of 20 of the top recent award-winning creative heads of London ad agencies, seated on the terrace at the Carlton Hotel on La Crosiette.
LinkedIn has revealed the 20 most inlfuential UK-based brands for its 300 million members worldwide.
LinkedIn determined the list using its own Content Marketing Score for brands – calculated by measuring members’ engagement rates with content on the platform.
Paul Frampton is CEO of Havas Media and is blogging here about the “trinity of creativity, distribution and tech in telling human stories” as a focus of this year’s Cannes Lions.
This year’s Cannes Lions festival already has a somewhat different feel.