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Kristina Monllos

BBDO Withdraws All Brazilian Bayer Ads From Cannes With Apology to Festival and Client

Lubars says AlmapBBDO work was 'scammy'

CANNES, France—AlmapBBDO, facing criticism for questionable wins at this week's Cannes Lions, has withdrawn all its Bayer work from the festival at the request of BBDO global creative chief David…

Bayer Disowns Controversial Lion-Winning Ad, Saying BBDO Made It Just to Win Awards

AlmapBBDO paid for the ad to run in Brazil

CANNES, France—In a remarkable turn of events, Bayer has now distanced itself from a controversial Brazilian aspirin ad made by AlmapBBDO that won a bronze Lion in Cannes—and which caused…

Cindy Gallop Calls Out 'Male-Dominated Ad Industry' for Giving This Ad a Bronze Lion at Cannes

Work from Bayer, AlmapBBDO

Cannes Lions has its second cringeworthy moment, this time from a Bronze Lion winner. The outdoor ad, for Bayer from AlmapBBDO in Sao Paulo, reads "Don't worry babe, I'm not filming…

Donald Trump's Plan to Build a Border Wall Is Mercilessly Mocked in This New Ad

Parody from 360fly and 180LA

Tons of marketers are getting in on election season, so it was only a matter of time before a Donald Trump impersonator made it into an ad. Thanks to a…

YouTube Just Released a Powerful Message About Gender Identity and Sexuality

New #ProudToBe campaign from Anomaly

Last year, YouTube rolled out #ProudToLove on June 26, the day the Supreme Court made its historic ruling on same-sex marriage. Today, the site launched its moving follow-up campaign, #ProudToBe, which focuses…

2 Female Agency Creatives Are Trying to Track Down the 'Original Peggy Olsons' at Cannes

Finding the first Lionesses

Last year, after winning their first Cannes Lion, a pair of creatives from Mcgarrybowen in London, Holly Fallows and Charlotte Watmough, started a movement called Cannes Lionesses to champion female creatives at Cannes. This year,…

Amex Is Celebrating the Anniversary of SCOTUS' Gay Marriage Ruling With Lovely Print Ads

Part of the brand's Pride Month effort

If you pick up this Sunday's print edition of The New York Times and thumb through it, you'll find that it features a couple full-page print ads from American Express…

Chobani Is Promoting Its New Yogurt Dips With an NYC Townhouse Adorned With Vegetables

Consumers can win a chance to stay there

If you've ever wanted to stay in a lavish, vegetable-themed New York City townhouse, Chobani just made that possible. To promote the launch of its new yogurt dips, which the…

Visa Is Celebrating the Spirit of Innovation in Its New Olympics Campaign

Most ambitious effort in 30 years of sponsorship

Visa is kicking off its 30-year anniversary of sponsoring the Summer Olympic Games in Rio with what might be its most tech-savvy innovation yet. Earlier this month, the brand introduced…

The Inside Story on J&J's Revamped Marketing Mission Under Alison Lewis

Think global in scope, act local in execution

In the brand-new and buttoned-up New Brunswick, N.J., corporate offices of Johnson & Johnson, there's a conference room whose glass doors are adorned with an aqua decal of a baby's…

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