MarComm’s Magnificence – 2018’s Magnificent Women

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2018’s Magnificent Women

The marketing and communications industries are commanded by some magnificent leaders — an increasing number of which are women. This year, MarComm’s Magnificence highlights 20 women with praiseworthy positions and accomplishments in those fields. Here are the magnificent leading ladies of 2018, in no particular order: 1. Jess Burley, Global CEO at m/SIX During an […]

Prepare for GDPR: Privacy, consent, and the value exchange

Prepare for GDPR: Privacy, consent, and the value exchange

With the new General Data Protection Regulation around the corner, with just under three months to go, businesses should be aware of the significant changes to data collection – and the opportunities it brings. Research into marketers’ attitudes indicates that three quarters of UK marketers view GDPR as offering opportunity, as when it comes to […]

YouTube to Partner with The 20th FAB Awards and The FAB Forum

YouTube to Partner with The 20th FAB Awards and The FAB Forum

The FAB Awards — International Food and Beverage Creative and Effectiveness Awards — is pleased to announce the continuation of their partnership with Google UK Ltd via their YouTube brand. This will be the 4th consecutive year that Google has teamed up with FAB. As per the partnership, YouTube will co-host The 3rd FAB Forum on […]

Design Bridge’s Graham Shearsby to Chair the Design Jury at The 20th FAB Awards

Design Bridge’s Graham Shearsby to Chair the Design Jury at The 20th FAB Awards

Design Bridge’s Chief Creative Officer Graham Shearsby, has been named the Chair of the Design Jury for The 20th FAB Awards. Graham is responsible for maintaining Design Bridge’s creative quality and reputation and with the help of his team of Creative Directors, he oversees the three studios in London, Amsterdam and Singapore. Born in East London, Graham […]

Time Inc.’s Paul Lowrey highlights why brands need to press CTRL+ALT+DEL in 2018

Time Inc.’s Paul Lowrey highlights why brands need to press CTRL+ALT+DEL in 2018

2017 marked a watershed year for digital brand advertising with factors including trust, transparency, safety, measurement, user experience, consolidation, Facebook/Google dominance and the use of data all up for debate. Throw in a wobbly economy, Brexit (ahem), GDPR and the welcome, but as yet un-established changes brought by the Coalition for Better Advertising, and 2018 […]

New Report Reveals 72% of Female Baby Boomers Don’t Pay Attention to Ads and Feel Stereotyped

New Report Reveals 72% of Female Baby Boomers Don’t Pay Attention to Ads and Feel Stereotyped

A new report into women aged between 53 and 72 from the J. Walter Thompson London Innovation Group shows that 72% “don’t pay attention to advertising” while 91% wish advertisers would treat them like people and not stereotypes. And with 78% of 50+ women saying they control the purchase decisions in their households and the […]

Purpose-led marketing at the cutting edge of connectivity

Purpose-led marketing at the cutting edge of connectivity

We live in a world that has never been more socially connected. Likes, shares, comments, posts and tweets have become the staples of worldwide conversations that can spread faster than wildfire around the globe. Why? Because humans are social creatures, we want to share our experiences, hopes, dreams and fears and technology allows us to […]