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Adam&eveDDB and AMV BBDO lead Omnicom’s Cannes win

Omnicom won Cannes this year with BBDO crowned network of the year for the seventh time and the UK’s adam&eveDDB named creative agency of the year followed by Omnicom/BBDO’s AMV BBDO and BBDO New York. Jung Von Matt was the ...

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Publicis Groupe scoops Cannes Lions top gong for Tide – even though it wasn’t (officially) at the festival

To nobody’s great surprise Procter & Gamble’s ‘It’s A Tide Ad’ won a Film Grand Prix at this year’s Cannes Lions. The ad, featuring David Harbour, from Saatchi & Saatchi New York was MAA’s clear winner in our Top Tips ...

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Sorrell denies prostitute allegations, says publicity could affect new S4

Former WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell was asked on stage at the Cannes Lions if he’d visited a prostitute, paid for by company money, as widely reported. He told New Yorker writer Ken Auletta that the accusation “wasn’t true,” although ...

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Cannes: Red Cross ‘Hope’ Film Craft winner is a reality check

This is rough viewing: the Cannes Lions Film Craft Grand Prix winner ‘Hope’ for the International Committee of the Red Cross by Sra. Rushmore and Blur films. A father takes his wounded daughter to hospital but that’s been blitzed too. ...

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Consultants make their mark at Cannes and it heralds a big industry shake-up

Accenture Interactive won its first Cannes Lions Grand Prix for The Times’ ‘JFK Unsilenced’ from Ireland’s Rothco, Deloitte Digital in Australia has been shortlisted for the Titanium Lions (“game changing” ads) for The Great Barrier Reef Foundation’s ‘Value of Nature.’ ...

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Accenture wins a Grand Prix at Cannes

The Accenture team at Cannes will be partying hard on their yacht tonight, having taken a Grand Prix on board for the first time. Appropriately, Accenture’s Dublin agency, Rothco, won in the Creative Data Lions category for The Times’ “JFK ...

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Ogilvy, Apple and McCann head latest Cannes Lions winners

Another gaggle of Grand Prix – Thought there were supposed to be fewer of these this year. Ogilvy Chicage won the new Industry Craft award for tracking down some famous pairs of shoes for Kiwi, including these from Muhammad Ali. ...

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Paul Domenet: how modern creativity became the procrastinator’s refuge

If you had a drink every time someone mentioned the word ‘creativity’ during Cannes week, you’d be dead by Tuesday. For all the buzzwords that are dropped at that festival, creativity has to be the most over-used one – and ...

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