Tag Archives: AMV BBDO

AMV BBDO finally lands a big one as it wins BlackBerry global account

It’s been a quiet 12 months or so for AMV BBDO, the UK’s biggest agency, on the new business front but it’s broken that rather depressing pattern with Research in Motion’s $200m global BlackBerry account. Interestingly it’s sharing creative duties ...

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Is Gary Lineker a tad too old for Walkers Crisps bad boy role?

BBC sports presenter Gary Lineker has been fronting Walkers Crisps ads in the UK for what seems like years in a campaign originated by BMP (now DDB) and carried on by AMV BBDO. Playing an (out of character) bad boy ...

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Matthew Freud puts AMV, Sir Martin Sorrell in their places

I’ve just caught up with this interview by Danny Rogers with Matthew Freud in PR Week but it’s riveting stuff. Freud, who runs the UK’s eighth-largest (and probably most profitable) PR agency, claims that PR agencies are “more rigorous” than ...

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