(UK) London writing & production duo Arch Birds are pleased to reveal their firstcommercial release, Be The Fastest.
The track is an immediate adrenaline-fuelled pull on the senses, with a bruising gritty bass hook that drills through syncopated drums, and call-to-action vocals from Vanessa Haynes; all channelling the energy of the world record-breaking athlete the song was inspired by.
(UK) Missing people Charity encourages Pokemon Go Players to search for the thousands of people who are missing in the UK
A new ambient campaign created by BBH Barn, the creative placement scheme run by BBH London, seeks to take advantage of the current Pokémon GO craze in order to raise awareness for the real high risk missing people who desperately need to be found and made safe.
(USA) It’s All About the Hands For Max Greenfield and Buick
Max Greenfield, from the hit show New Girl, stars in the latest work we’ve created for Buick.
(USA) DigitasLBi Designs Wilco & Andrew Bird Posters for Chicago Concerts
DigitasLBi designed two commemorative posters to celebrate Wilco’s hometown performance in Chicago on August 21, 2016.
(India) BBH India: Gustoso 'Gustoso'
BBH India is introducing Italian restaurant Gustoso to Mumbai by dispelling common myths about how italian food should be eaten.
awards / ranking
(USA) ‘Justino’ and ‘Van Gogh BnB’ Make Gunn Report’s 2016 Bulletsfrom Gunn List
The Gunn Report recently released the 2016Bullets from Gunn list. Two campaigns by Leo Burnett were recognized for theircreative excellence: Leo Burnett Madrid’s “Justino” and Leo Burnett Chicago’s“Van Gogh BnB.”
(Australia) Pete Bosilkovski Dual Finalist inThe CEO Magazine’s Executive of the Year Awards
Pete Bosilkovski, CEO of Leo Burnett Sydney has been announced as a finalist in both CEO of the Year and Media Executive of the Year categories at The CEO Magazine’sExecutive of the Year Awards.
(Australia) Leo Burnett Sydney named one of Australia’s most innovative businesses
Leo Burnett Sydney has been recognised for its ground-breaking transformation from advertisingagency to creative solutions company after being named one of Australia’s top 50 innovators in the AFR’s Most Innovative Companies list.
(USA) MSLGroup named most-honored PR agency of the year
MSLGROUP has been recognized by the Stevie ® Awards with a Grand Stevie® as the Most-Honored Public Relations Agency of the Year in the the International Business Awards, the world’s premier business awards competition. MSLGROUP won 31 awards, includng 8 gold awards, 14 silver awards and 9 bronze awards across two categories – Communications/PR and Marketing.
case studies / research
(UK) Think with Innovators: Stefan Bardega, Chief Digital Officer, Zenith
In ‘Think with Innovators’, we ask some of marketing’s most original voices to explain how they stay ahead of the creative curve. This week, Stefan Bardega, Chief Digital Officer of Zenith, gives us an insight into how he found his way into the world of digital media, how he fosters original thinking within his team, and why he believes acceptance of ‘constructive failure’ is one of the keys to successful innovation.
(Germany) Sascha Martini, Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer at Razorfish Germany, explains its infography "Customer Obsession"
Sie sprechen von "Customer Obsession". Geht es eine Nummer kleiner? Immerhin haben die Werbungstreibenden schon mit Consumer Centricity so ihre Probleme.
(USA) Facebook & Unity Team Up
Facebook’s recently announced partnership with leading game platform, Unity, has put Steam in its crosshairs. In their press release, Facebook revealed that they are currently developing “an all-new PC gaming platform” for desktop, a big shift from their web-only game offerings. This move is likely an effort to reclaim Facebook’s previous title as the leader in casual gaming, a position now held by mobile app stores.
.@LeoBurnettChi & Samsung's "The Chant" racks up +41M views in 1 week, making it the most watched Olympic ad online https://t.co/D2gVmPBK4i
latest facebook post
Jonathan Mackenzie head of data, technology and innovation at Publicis Media: "The creative needs to be as much a part of the programmatic strategy as the media": http://bit.ly/2bL7NfEmore
(Malaysia) Publicis One | Optimedia wins OCBC Malaysia's Media Pitch
(KUALA LUMPUR) Optimedia, a part of Publicis One in Malaysia recently added to its growing list of clientele as the internationalbank appointed them as its media agency with immediate effect. The winning agnecy went up against IPG Media Lab as well as people'n rich-h during the pitch process to secure the business and will be taking over from Carat Malaysia to service the banking giant
events / speeches
(USA) Ad Fraud in the US - A Conversation with eMarketer
DigitasLBi’s Carol Chung spoke recently with Lauren Fisher of eMarketer about ad fraud, viewability, and how it’s affecting digital advertisers today. An excerpt from their conversation can be found in this article.
(USA) Google AMP Update: Who Benefits the Most?
Google continues to shake up mobile search in its goal to perfect user experience. Earlier this month, they announced that they will extend the reach of Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) to all mobile search engine results.
(USA) DigitasLBi People On The Move: Dave Marsey + Christian Birk
DigitasLBi announces today Dave Marsey, EVP/Managing Director of San Francisco, elevates to Chief Growth Officer of DigitasLBi North America. Christian Birk, Managing Director of Denmark and Norway, will succeed Marsey as the new EVP/Managing Director of San Francisco. Both appointments begin August 29. Birk and Marsey will report to North American CEO Tony Weisman.