Tag Archives: Lee Clow

Lee Clow and Apple got there first with better and faster

You & Mr Jones’ David Jones says he got there first with “better, faster, cheaper,” S4 Capital’s Sir Martin Sorrell (who clearly believes in frequency as well as coverage) puts it in all his communications. Well here’s Lee Clow of ...

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A brief history of disruption from Lee Clow

So-called disruption has earned itself rather a bad name in recent times as everyone claims to be doing it. In advertising it’s credited to Jean-Marie Dru, whose BDDP agency merged with TBWA. So it’s in TBWA’s DNA too and here’s ...

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Apple and TBWA produce another campaign searching for an idea

We don’t really know who’s in charge of marketing at Apple these days; ultimately it used to be Steve Jobs and TBWA Media Arts Lab head Lee Clow. Is current CEO Tim Cook (left) as ‘hands’ on as Jobs? Cook ...

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Jane’s Diary: original mad man (and Cannes virgin) George Lois sums up what advertising is all about in his own inimitable way

Creat-fucking-tivity is what it’s all about. Every advertising festival needs a buzzword, and this year’s Cannes may have the best one ever. Ad legend and original mad man George Lois (left) said at a press conference today that it is ...

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TBWA\Chiat Day produces bucket of goo for J&J

Head creative Lee Clow (of Apple fame) may have just become the latest ‘Lion of St Mark’ as far as the Cannes Lions are concerned but I do sometimes wonder about TBWA\Chiat Day. Back in March the agency produced a ...

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TBWA’s Lee Clow is 2013’s Cannes ‘Lion of St Mark’

Following in the distinguished footsteps of Sir John Hegarty (2011) and Dan Wieden last year. The ‘Lion of St Mark’ is the Cannes Lions’ equivalent of a lifetime achievement award, named after the famous lion statues in Venice, home to ...

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George Lois, Lee Clow, Lou Reed and various Coke execs head Cannes speaker line-up

Cannes Lions has announced its first line-up of speakers for this year’s June adfest and it includes: Lee Clow TBWA), James Heekin (Grey), David Karp (Tumblr), Muhtar Kent (Coca-Cola), George Lois, Jane McGonigal (designer and author apparently), Tim Mellors, Lou ...

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