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Axe's Make Love, Not War Scores in Social Media

Few Olympic sponsors resonating on YouTube yet

Axe is know for its racier fare. But its latest ad, the sly/sweet Make Love, Not War seems to have pleasantly surprised many YouTube viewers last week, as it generated…

Big Account Wins Make Grey the 2013 Global Agency of the Year

Strategic and creative renaissance under CEO Jim Heekin

Even a confident Jim Heekin admits that waiting for the Gillette decision from Procter & Gamble was a nail-biter. As the Grey Group CEO sat in his fourth-floor office overlooking New…

Adweek's Top 10 Commercials of the Week

Kate Upton, Lorde and a girl with even greater powers headline a good week for the ladies

How Michel Gondry and BBDO Made Muscle Music for Gillette

An experiment in sound at a famed studio

IDEA: Listening to music is crucial to most people's workouts. But what if you could make music through exercise itself? Gillette tries just that in an experimental two-minute video (which doubles…

Movember Is Back With New Look, New Sponsors

Discovery, Wheaties join 'Generation Mo'

Heads up, gents: It's almost Movember again.  Now open for registration, the annual charity drive is celebrating its 10th anniversary by making some new additions to its core mission, which encourages…

Energizer Personal-Care Brands Move From Grey to JWT

Conflict after Grey's Gillette win

Grey confirmed the shift of Energizer brands to WPP corporate sibling JWT, following the conflict created by Grey’s win of Procter & Gamble’s Gillette creative account in April. Energizer manufactures shaving…

Grey's Michael Houston Takes Air Guitar to New Level

Reflects on bigger job, losing E-Trade and spoofing Hall & Oates

Since joining Grey New York in 2007 as director of marketing, Michael Houston has been on a fast track, landing his latest promotion—to North American CEO. The 41-year-old has been…

How Does Superman Shave? Gillette Asks Some Supergeeks Who Might Know

Kevin Smith, Mayim Bialik and more

Gillette has a super-geeky Man of Steel tie-in and YouTube takeover going on right now, where they ask an impressive list of celebrities, "How does Superman shave?" Bill Nye, the…

How Two CW Rejects Became the Masters of Branded Web Video

Meet the Mad Men of YouTube

Back in 2007, when the idea of YouTube stars was still dubious, a pair of friends, Rhett McLaughlin and Link Neal, Natives of Spookway, North Carolina, struck gold with a…

Layoffs Hit BBDO, Goodby

Follows major account losses

Bruised by the recent loss of major accounts, two Omnicom agencies, BBDO and Goodby Silverstein & Partners, today announced layoffs. BBDO said it made “significant” cuts after losing the global Gillette…

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