Tag Archives: desert island ads

Hegarty explains what makes a classic ad for Thinkbox

TV marketing body Thinkbox’s ‘3 great ads I had absolutely nothing to do with’ is an entertaining series. Whether or not it persuades clients and media agencies that they should be on TV – being brave – is another matter. ...

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Rachel Forde of UM picks her Desert Island Ads

Rachel Forde became UK CEO of media agency UM in July 2018. She was previously with Publicis, where she held senior positions at ZenithOptimedia and Starcom Mediavest. At SMG, she was MD of the P&G United division, looking after Publicis ...

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VML ECD Harsh Kapadia picks his Desert Island Ads

VML London ECD Harsh Kapadia began his career as an art director at JWT Mumbai before moving to JWT Melbourne and New York where he worked on brands including Kleenex, Smirnoff, Nestle and Rolex. He joined VML in 2012. Desert ...

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Peter Brown of CRM agency Prophecy Unlimited picks his Desert Island Ads

Peter Brown is CEO of CRM agency Prophecy Unlimited, based in Bristol. Prophecy Unlimited, the result of a merger between EMO Unlimited and The Real Adventure employs 200 people on clients including Toyota, Costa, Danone and BMW. Unlimited Group, now ...

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Pip Bishop of Y&R picks her Desert Island Ads

Pip Bishop is head of creative at Y&R London. She has been a creative partner at the agency since 2000 and began her career at TBWA. She has won awards for Nissan, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Trains, M&S fashion and M&S ...

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Radiocentre’s Lucy Barrett picks her Desert Island Radio Ads

Lucy Barrett is client director of industry marketing body Radiocentre. She is a former editor of Marketing and spent five years as European communications director of JWT. Radio is booming in the UK according to the latest figures from the ...

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Dark Horses founder Simon Dent picks his first eleven Desert Island football Ads

Simon Dent is the founder of Dark Horses, the sports marketing agency backed by UK creative agency Lucky Generals. Dark Horses’ clients include Nissan, Wiggle, Just Eat, Peloton and Southampton FC. With the Premiership starting tomorrow (August 10) chief coaching ...

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Former Bacardi exec Gary Bonsels of Wasserman picks his Desert Island drink Ads

The drinks category has produced some of adland’s most famous and here Wasserman Experience’s Gary Bonsels, who describes himself as a frustrated cocktail bartender at heart, picks a selection of classics. Bonsels is a group account director at Wasserman and ...

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