Creative

Great marketer Steve Jobs steps down at Apple

Steve Jobs’ decision to step down as CEO of Apple aged 56 is hardly a surprise but it’s still a shock. Jobs, who founded the company before being kicked out and coming back to rescue it with the launch if ...

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More trouble for DDB London as £36m Virgin Media reviews

Accounts come and go of course but Virgin Media’s advertising at DDB London is worth a chunky £36m and it’s also the central plank in what now seems to be a leaky vessel, DDB’s role in masterminding all Virgin’s communications ...

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Young director Alberto Gomez on the making of Saatchi & Saatchi, Vimeo and Moby Video Challenge winner

Young Mexican film director Alberto Gomez was the winner of this year’s Saatchi & Saatchi, Vimeo and Moby Music Video Challenge inviting film makers to dramatise a track from Moby’s most recent album Destroyed. The competition was part of Saatchi’s ...

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DDB London and Bakers make their own Italian Job

The Italian Job starring Michael Caine and three Minis trespassing on Mafia territory was made back in 1969 (there was a forgettable remake in 2003) and it has lodged in the creative memory ever since. Now DDB London has come ...

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BBH rejects LG’s new recipe of constant pitches

Clients are always coming up with new ways to aggravate agencies, one of the most recent being so-called ’tissue’ meetings which so annoy the likes of Bartle Bogle Hegarty’s John Hegarty. Now BBH has found itself on the wrong end ...

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The saddest commercial ever – from Ogilvy Bangkok

I hope she made it in the end (but she probably didn’t as it’s an ad for life insurance). This is an ad by Ogilvy Bangkok for the Thai Life life insurance company and it makes the most of three ...

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