Tag Archives: chrysler

Is Mitt Romney wise to bank on croaky old Clint?

Clint Eastwood produced a rather bizarre turn at the Republication convention (addressing an empty chair) and here he is again, fronting up for Mitt Romney in one of the many PAC-funded ads that the US bizarrely allows in elections (PACs ...

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Fiat’s new US ‘Immigrants’ ad has a sting in the tail

Fiat-owned Chrysler has won most of the plaudits going for its campaign featuring, inter alia, Eminem and Clint Eastwood from Wieden+Kennedy. Fiat’s efforts for its own cars in America have been, by contrast, a car crash, most notably the awful ...

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Will £25m Honda CR-V launch give Mcgarrybowen lift-off in Europe?

Well it’s not a bad start for the all-conquering Dentsu-owned US agency which has taken over from the moribund Dentsu UK in London. Honda’s new CR-V (compact SUV or crossover depending on your taste) is crucial to establishing the Japanese-owned ...

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Chrysler’s now ‘Imported from Gotham City’ in new Batman film tie-up

Wieden+Kennedy Portland’s oeuvre for Chrysler is pretty dark (rousing, but dark) so it fits pretty well with the dark knight himself, Batman. Chrysler is tying up with the caped crusader (that’s enough Batman synonyms – ed) in his latest film, ...

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Dan Wieden awarded Cannes Hall of Fame gong

Arise Sir Dan, Lion of St Mark. The Dan in question is Dan Wieden, veteran co-founder and global executive creative director of Wieden & Kennedy, currently one of the world’s most outstanding creative advertising agencies. And what at first sight ...

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