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Giles Keeble (BMP, AMV, WCRS and Leo Burnett) picks his Desert Island Ads

Giles Keeble started as a rep (account man) at JWT before moving to BMP. There Stanley Pollitt told him that JWT’s Stephen King (the co-founder of account planning with Pollitt) had wanted him to become a planner. John Webster encouraged ...

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Memo to Wieden+Kennedy: Tesco needs campaign consistency, not pyrotechnics

Wieden+Kennedy London has won Tesco’s circa £110m account, presumably because of its record in producing brilliant ads. Now what are they going to do? Every little helps, as they used to say, so here’s a potted review of some great ...

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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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W+K London defends foundation Honda account

Wieden+Kennedy London’s campaign for Honda is one of the most lauded of recent years, its ‘Grrr’ ad for Honda diesel winning a place in the CLIO Awards’ Hall of Fame recently (but that’s for ads five years old or more). ...

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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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