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W+K’s Alex Rogers: confessions of a Cannes virgin

It’s Cannes week and adland’s (self-appointed) finest are gathering on the Croisette to award each other, listen to seminars and speakers and consume heroic amounts of Riviera rosé. Wieden+Kennedy London new business director Alexandra Rogers sends her first despatch from ...

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D&AD awards 4Creative and McCann Melbourne

Channel 4’s “Meet The Superhumans’ Paralympics campaign (left) by 4Creative (C4’s in-house agency) and Metro Trains’ ‘Dumb Ways To Die’ from McCann Melbourne won black pencils, the top prizes at the UK’s D&AD Awards last night. Both of these have ...

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Droga5 hails Cannes with Spotify adland hit parade

Spotify and agency Droga5 is celebrating the forthcoming Cannes Lions by asking various creativos (it’s a broad church including Maurice Levy and Shelly Lazarus – Shelly tells us inter alia that she never cries at work) to name their favourite ...

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Gunn Report unveils Cannes sweepstake list

The Gunn Report has unveiled its annual sweepstake of Cannes Lions ‘Likelies’ and, as usual, it’s a pretty good selection. You click on an ad on the list here and off you go. You can bet against ads you don’t ...

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Wieden+Kennedy London to boost UK’s D&AD

UK-based D&AD (Designers & Art Directors as was) has paid Wieden+Kennedy London a pretty big compliment by appointing the agency to develop ‘promotional projects’ over the remainder 0f 2013. These days D&AD, a charity, describes itself as an ‘education-led’ organisation ...

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McCann Melbourne’s Dumb Ways To Die sweeps up at Webbys – Cannes next?

McCann seems to have topped the global agency stakes at this year’s Webby Awards (it thinks it has anyway) with ten; spearheaded by McCann Melbourne’s ‘Dumb Ways To Die’ for the local Metro system. This was awarded the most Webbys ...

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