DDB Worldwide Announces Leadership Appointments

Marty O'Halloran Promoted to Global Chief Executive Officer of DDB Worldwide Justin Thomas-Copeland Named Chief Executive Officer of DDB North America

DDB Worldwide Announces Leadership Appointments

DDB Worldwide today announced key leadership appointments, promoting Marty O’Halloran to Global Chief Executive Officer and naming Justin Thomas-Copeland as Chief Executive Officer of the network’s North America region. ‘Halloran most recently served as Chairman and CEO of DDB Group across Australia and New Zealand, a position he has held since 2005. DDB Australia/New Zealand currently […]

DDB Mexico Presents a New Management Team to Lead Its Transformation

Carmen Julia Corrales assumes the presidency of DDB Mexico and David Espadas arrives to reinforce the creative leadership.

DDB Mexico Presents a New Management Team to Lead Its Transformation

DDB Latina announces changes in one of the most emblematic agencies of DDB Worldwide. Carmen Julia Corrales, with extensive experience in the Latin American markets and previously based in Mexico — where she successfully led communication and advertising agencies specializing in data, e-commerce, media and technology, with special emphasis on digital marketing — assumes the […]

Vodafone shows Kiwis the power of 5G in new campaign

Vodafone shows Kiwis the power of 5G in new campaign

On 1 August, Vodafone New Zealand announced it would be switching on its 5G network in December. To mark the occasion, they teamed up with DDB New Zealand to create Huxley, a powerful film demonstrating the incredible everyday possibilities this transformative technology will help New Zealanders to realise. The debut film features two minutes of […]

New creative leads boost data-driven creative at DDB Unlimited

New creative leads boost data-driven creative at DDB Unlimited

On 1 May, Maarten Vrouwes and Friso Ludenhoff will start as executive creative directors at DDB Unlimited. The locally and internationally award-winning team will take the place of Joris Kuijpers, who, after 16 years at the company, will launch his own agency. “The agency needs a breath of new, fresh energy,” says Kuijpers, who is […]

U.K. Industry Fights To Keep Borders Open Post Brexit

U.K. Industry Fights To Keep Borders Open Post Brexit

The Advertising Association and London agency Adam & Eve DDB are campaigning to prevent the British government from cutting off access to international talent with tighter immigration rules post-Brexit. A giant billboard at London’s biggest airport Heathrow has the words “We’re a great advert for Britain” over the images of ten senior industry figures, all of whom […]

Omnicom Agencies Win Top Honors at the 2017 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity

Omnicom Agencies Win Top Honors at the 2017 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity

At the 64th annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Omnicom agencies continued the tradition of being the most creatively awarded in the industry by sweeping the media and advertising categories. In total, 152 Omnicom agencies won nearly 360 Lions from approximately 35 different countries across more than 20 communication disciplines. BBDO claimed both Network and […]

Volkswagen Becomes Part of the Family in Engaging New Ad

Volkswagen Becomes Part of the Family in Engaging New Ad

Volkswagen’s engaging new advert sees the car manufacturer become a part of the family in their new global campaign that launched recently in the United Kingdom. The new campaign by DDB, which marks the car brand’s departure from their iconic ‘Das Auto’ tagline, sees Volkswagen become the established car of one family, with the car being […]