Publicis Groupe Salutes Cannes Lions’ initiative and reconfirms its participation from 2019 Onwards

Publicis Groupe Salutes Cannes Lions’ initiative and reconfirms its participation from 2019 Onwards

Following their announcement of pulling out of all awards program until 2018 at Cannes, Publicis Groupe have now revealed they are pleased with the changes the Cannes Lions Festival has made in order to ‘course correct’ and bring their focus back to creativity. “As a founding partner of the Cannes Lions and a strong supporter of its goal of […]

MarComm News at Cannes Lions!

MarComm News at Cannes Lions!

During this full week (June 17-24) MarComm News is at the 64th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, and will be bringing you all out exclusive content right here on our website and our various social channels. The start though hasn’t been without a few speed bumps! Our web host was unfortunately a victim of […]

The Musical Massacre: Saatchi & Saatchi Stockholm release macabre new campaign for horror film festival Elmsta 3000

In a new film for Saatchi & Saatchi’s long time client Elmsta 3000 horror fest, we meet a bunch of different characters, all familiar to fans of the horror genre. Together they sing a song with an uplifting melody, and a menacing undertone. Yet these are a bunch of bloodthirsty psychopaths, so when the song […]

Lions Health and UNICEF launch Global competition aimed at young creatives and marketers

Lions Health and UNICEF launch Global competition aimed at young creatives and marketers

Lions Health, the Festival and Awards that celebrates life-changing creativity in healthcare communications, and UNICEF launch the 2016 Young Lions Health Award. The competition, now in its second year, challenges young creatives and marketers to develop an integrated marketing toolkit that will raise awareness among caregivers about the importance of play in fostering children’s cognitive, […]

Space brings the ‘Greatest Show on Turf’ to Cheltenham

Space brings the ‘Greatest Show on Turf’ to Cheltenham

Creative agency Space is bringing circus thrills to 2016’s Cheltenham festival with a campaign designed to get punters to choose Coral as their bookmaker of choice at the racecourse. ‘The ‘Greatest Show on Turf’ will target festival goers with fun circus style activation that aims to get them to download the Coral app, win free […]

Convergence festival taps Shazam for Visual Recognition technology

Convergence festival taps Shazam for Visual Recognition technology

Shazam, one of the world’s most popular apps, has enabled the campaign of the coming third edition of Convergence, an established multi‐venue event series in London. The annual festival’s entire marketing activation is enabled with Shazam’s Visual Recognition. By ‘shazaming’ Convergence’s artworks, users will be redirected to a page offering the download an exclusive 12 […]

Cannes Lions Says ‘Thank You Creativity’ for 2016 Campaign

Cannes Lions Says ‘Thank You Creativity’ for 2016 Campaign

The campaign promoting the 2016 International Festival of Creativity is about being grateful for great ideas. Developed in-house, Thank You Creativity is intended as a love letter to imagination and craft, and a reminder of their purpose and power. “We make the case for creativity because we know that it’s a force for business, for […]

Cannes Lions first speakers revealed from Mars Inc, Unilever, DDB and Mondelez International

Cannes Lions first speakers revealed from Mars Inc, Unilever, DDB and Mondelez International

Marketing luminaries from Mars Inc., Unilever, DDB and Mondelez International have been confirmed as speakers at the Cannes Lions, an eight day event that brings together branded communications professionals in an international festival of creativity. The first speakers confirmed include Mars Inc. global CMO Bruce McColl, DDB’s president and CEO for North America Wendy Clark, […]

Contagious’ Paul Kemp-Robertson to present “The Dangers of Anti-Creativity” at ADFEST

Contagious’ Paul Kemp-Robertson to present “The Dangers of Anti-Creativity” at ADFEST

ADFEST is pleased to announce that Paul Kemp-Robertson, Co-Founder and Editorial Director of Contagious Communications, is presenting a thought-provoking session on “The Dangers of Anti-Creativity” at ADFEST 2016. Kemp-Robertson is an expert on marketing innovation trends, and is considered one of the most reliable forecasters of the brands and movements that are shaping the future […]