Tag Archives: George Parker

George Parker: how the Big Dumb Holding Companies screwed up their Big Dumb Agencies

Even though business in general, is notorious for rewarding senior management with obscene pay packets, which inevitably culminate in humungous “get the fuck out of here,” golden parachutes when their never ending failures and screw ups have finally become too ...

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George Parker: fine sherry, fighting bulls and the days when Cannes was really about advertiisng

In which our hero continues his forays around Europe – taking in Domecq sherry, fighting bulls and the glory that was the Cannes International Advertising Film Festival. Escaping from the frigid and rather smelly atmosphere of Ornskoldsvik, let’s head south ...

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Can Ogilvy’s ads bring European Parliament to life?

Elections are always with us (we’re supposed to be in the early stages of the next British General Election and it doesn’t happen until May 2015). And, of course, we’ve got the forthcoming referendum on Scottish independence, which promises to ...

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