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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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Leo Burnett opens in LA to handle Samsung

Less than two years after taking a cautious away from its Chicago heartland by opening an office in New York, Leo Burnett is opening another US office in Los Angeles to handle Samsung. LBLA will be led by creative Shannon ...

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Avis drops ‘We Try Harder’ for ‘It’s Your Space’

Remember when Sir Richard Branson stole the national flag for his own airline after British Airways said it didn’t want it any more? Well, there’s a similar golden opportunity beckoning for any cheeky entrepreneur working in the car hire sector. ...

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Girl power achieves impact through education

Here’s a new spin on Girl Power. A girl hurtles to earth like a missile – heading straight for a primitive African township. Impact! But it’s a positive impact. Where she has crash-landed, houses, schools and hospitals spring up. The ...

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Coke Zero boosts Droga5 in adland Olympics

In adland’s Olympics Wieden+Kennedy is way out in front so far in 2012, confirming once and for all that it can handle more than hip brands like Nike and Heineken (whose hipness is largely a W+K creation), with a growing ...

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