Kristina Monllos

Kristina Monllos

Kristina Monllos is a staff writer for Adweek, where she specializes in covering brands, marketing innovation, consumer trends and pop culture. She produces the podcast "Yeah, That's Probably an Ad."

The 5 Most Stunning Short Films From Saatchi & Saatchi’s New Directors’ Showcase at Cannes

More female directors were featured this year than ever before.

HP CMO Believes the Ad World Spends Too Much Time Talking About Diversity Instead of Implementing It

HP has achieved a gender balance on its leadership teams.

The Daughters of Creative Leaders Explain at Cannes Why They Won’t Pursue Careers In Advertising

It's no secret that advertising can be a grueling job with long hours and impossible deadlines. But how does that world look to the children of creative leaders in the industry who are also mothers?

How Goodby Silverstein Found Hundreds of Cheetos Artful Enough to Be in Their Own Museum

It rode a social phenomenon to win 5 lions at Cannes.

Men Appear in Ads 4 Times More Than Women, According to Research Revealed at Cannes

Men also have seven times more speaking roles than women.

Burger King’s ‘Outstanding, Outrageous’ Google Home Stunt Snags Direct Grand Prix at Cannes

"We've never seen anything as invasive."

57% of Consumers Will Boycott a Brand That Doesn’t Share Their Social Beliefs

Shoppers are getting more political.

Amazon Alexa Is Voiced by Alex Jones in This Hilarious Parody Ad

The device gets just a little less friendly.

Laura Dern and Grace Helbig Pitch How They’d Market the Driverless Car

Laura Dern and Grace Helbig think whoever markets the driverless car should do something about the backseat driver.

At Cannes, Samsung Shifts From Slick Product Demos to a Hands-on Workshop Approach

Samsung wants everyone creating content with its devices—even other marketers.