Tag Archives: old spice

Old Spice sticks to its nerdy guns for the Olympics

Interesting Olympic ads are coming thick and fast now and here’s one from from Wieden+Kennedy Portland for Old Spice (W+K has provided a pretty high number of them, most notably Procter & Gamble corporate and Nike). It would have been ...

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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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Old Spice shows you don’t need Isaiah Mustafa to make a sweet-smelling commercial

It’s very difficult to follow up a highly successful, award-winning campaign but Wieden+Kennedy Portland seems completely unfazed about following the extraordinary success of ‘the man your man could smell like’ and actor Isaiah Mustafa for Procter & Gamble’s miraculously-revived Old ...

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Is this new Aussie Johnnie Walker ad a rip-off of Isaiah and Old Spice?

Well Tim Nudd at Adweek thinks it’s the most “shameless” example yet of other agencies (in this case Leo Burnett Sydney) rowing in on Wieden+Kennedy’s celebrated Isaiah Mustafa campaign. But you could also argue that, while no doubt influenced by ...

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