American Express helps launch mobile game that encourages players to take care of national parks

American Express helps launch mobile game that encourages players to take care of national parks

The National Park Service is celebrating its 100th birthday this year, and as of late has been rolling out a number of ads and marketing stunts to raise awareness of the milestone, including a virtual park tour and campaign created by Grey called ‘Find Your Park.’ The US agency’s latest centennial initiative is a mobile […]

NABS appoints Karen Blackett as its new president

NABS appoints Karen Blackett as its new president

NABS, the advertising and media industry’s support organisation, has appointed MediaCom chairwoman Karen Blackett OBE as its new president. In her new role, Blackett will be instrumental in driving NABS’ new vision focusing on industry wellbeing. NABS’ vision sits alongside its newly defined role to improve and champion the wellbeing of everyone in advertising and […]

LIDA appoints Trefor Thomas, award-winning ECD of SapientNitro, as Chief Creative Officer

LIDA appoints Trefor Thomas, award-winning ECD of SapientNitro, as Chief Creative Officer

LIDA has appointed Trefor Thomas, Executive Creative Director of SapientNitro, as its Chief Creative Officer (CCO) – a newly created role. Thomas joins the senior management line-up alongside Matthew Heath (Chairman), Victoria Fox (CEO), Jonathan Goodman (Managing Director) Simon Calvert (Chief Strategy Officer). He will sit on the LIDA management board. Starting in June 2016, […]

PSONA announces new leadership team to include Fiona Scott as MD

PSONA announces new leadership team to include Fiona Scott as MD

PSONA, the Communisis-owned agency, has unveiled its new leadership team, which includes former Elvis, Craik Jones and BBH executive Fiona Scott. Scott takes the managing director role at PSONA, working with CEO Simon Marshall to create one of the top UK customer engagement agencies. Scott’s remit is to raise awareness of the brand and promote […]

London’s Ambience Restaurant Named UK’s Top Takeaway 2016

London’s Ambience Restaurant Named UK’s Top Takeaway 2016

Online food ordering platform HungryHouse has announced the ten best takeaway restaurants in Britain. London’s Ambience, a homely and family-run restaurant serving mouthwatering Turkish style kebabs in trendy Wimbledon, has bagged the coveted top spot, including a national TV campaign. Winning restaurant Ambience, run by Tanser Ozdemir, managed to beat off stiff competition to come […]

Leo Burnett London appoints new Chief Creative Officer

Leo Burnett London appoints new Chief Creative Officer

Leo Burnett announces the appointment of Chaka Sobhani to the role of chief creative officer. Chaka joins Leo Burnett London from Mother. Chaka brings with her 20 years of experience from both the Advertising and Broadcast industries, notably setting up ITV Creative and becoming their first creative director. She started her career as a comedy […]

Sky targets commuters with contextual ads in programmatic Sky Q campaign

Sky targets commuters with contextual ads in programmatic Sky Q campaign

Sky has launched a UK-wide digital out of home (DOOH) advertising campaign to support the launch of its new wireless home entertainment service Sky Q. The campaign will target commuters along popular routes with contextual messages that will be programmatically delivered. Using location and audience mapping data the ad campaign mirrors Sky Q’s message of […]

View Music From Every Angle with Honda’s 360-degree Experience

View Music From Every Angle with Honda’s 360-degree Experience

In this recent spot for the new 2016 Honda Civic directed by Ray Tintori, the fresh musical stylings of Moses Sumney are brought to life in a 360-degree viewing experience. Set in a stark industrial warehouse, the Los Angeles-based musician freely improvises, dancing in the background, providing harmonizing vocals in the foreground, and tapping the […]