Topic: 22squared

It Took a Village to Make This Agency’s Tampa Office Feel Like Home

22squared cozies up in new digs

Throughout 22squared’s 90-year history, the full-service agency whose roster includes Baskin-Robbins, Publix and Southeast Toyota has always remained independent. Although the shop is headquartered in Atlanta, it has a commanding…

Why Snapchat’s Evan Spiegel Is Our Digital Executive of the Year

He helms the hottest brand on the planet

The early chapters of Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel's public life have arguably made for a modern-day Silicon Valley soap opera. For a couple of years, the main storyline was his lawsuit…

Royal Caribbean's 4 Finalists Are Midsize Players

Going smaller after several years with JWT

The four finalists for Royal Caribbean's creative account are all smaller than incumbent JWT, and that's by design. In its initial request for proposals, the cruise line expressed a desire for…

Accounts in Review: GNC Does an About-Face in Unbundling Its Ad Business

L'Oréal's media search, meanwhile, is just beginning

GNC, in its decision to split its ad business among three shops, has abandoned a bundled model after just a year. In early 2014, the retailer consolidated its creative and media…

GNC Replaces Carmichael Lynch With 3 Shops

Consigliere, Crossmedia and 22squared

Under new executive leadership, GNC is replacing Carmichael Lynch as the agency of record on its company's $30 million account. Taking over for the Minneapolis shop is creative lead Consigliere…

This Sloth Sings for a Good Cause: Saving Americans From Too Much Work

Lip-syncing wildlife star in Costa Rica tourism pitch

Costa Rica is pulling out all the sloths to boost tourism. The Central American nation hired 22squared for its North American advertising, and the agency put together a digital campaign…

Celebrating the 2014 Media Plan of the Year Winners

A cocktail and a plaque go very nicely together, especially in Digitas' cool office space

Adweek gathered the winners of the 2014 Media Plan of the Year competition for a celebratory cocktail on Nov. 13, at the cool offices of DigitasLBi. At the event, Adweek…

When Clients Let Media Agencies Take Risks, Good Things Happen [Updated]

Presenting Adweek's 2014 Media Plan of the Year winners

After sifting through hundreds of entries, Adweek is happy to present the 18 winners of the 2014 Media Plan of the Year competition. Creativity, innovation and risk-taking set these successful…

Florida's Natural Finds a New Lead Agency

Merkley + Partners succeeds 22squared

Merkley + Partners is getting into the juice business. The New York agency has landed creative and media planning responsibilities on Florida's Natural Growers, the citrus farmers' cooperative has confirmed. Annual…

Lease-to-Own Retailer Promises You'll Go From Rags to Riches in No Time

Aaron's sells the American Dream

Can't afford that furniture, those appliances or those electronics? Sure you can. Aaron's, the lease-to-own retailer, has unveiled a new ad campaign that suggests leasing products from the company isn't just…