Tag Archives: black lives matter

Johannes Leonardo revives women’s rights for MassMutual

As well as Covid-19 2020 has been all about “rights,” Black Lives Matter leading the field. Then there’s LGBT of course and all its seemingly never-ending variations. In the US arguably the most important new “right” was the 19th amendment ...

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WPP reveals shocking US diversity numbers

WPP has joined its industry peers in releasing US diversity data and it makes pretty horrible reading. WPP, it seems, has the lowest percentage of black executives at a scarcely believable 2.2%. CEO Mark Read says: “We have a huge ...

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Introducing The Media and Marketing podcast on MAA – Black Lives Matter

In the first Media and Marketing podcast on MAA journalist John Reynolds discusses Black Lives Matter and its impact on advertising with Rania Robinson, CEO, Quiet Storm; Mihir Haria-Shah, head of broadcast Total Media and Christopher Kenna, founder, Brand Advance. ...

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Advertising in a crisis: Sprite, Ad Council and Budweiser

That America is undergoing a crisis is unarguable: call it an identity crisis (Black Lives Matter), a political crisis (Trump and division) or a medical one with Covid-19. Brands have never been more prominent in such matters and now they’re ...

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More fun for Burger King in France, no fun at all at Rosapark

Burger King is reopening in France so here’s Burger Klean, a spoof airline safety ad from the brilliant Buzzman. Burger King and David Miami have also landed The One Show’s top creative gong for ‘Moldy Whoppoer.‘ Pretty revolting I’d say ...

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