Topic: Grey

Y&R Looks to Build on Its Momentum With New Global President and Other Key Hires

David Patton joins from Grey

David Patton has been named global president of Y&R, effective January 2017. Patton will be based in the London office and will report to the agency's global chief executive David…

Maëva Berthelot Dances Around an Empty London in This Striking Ad for Bose

Lost in her own world of sound

A lone dancer, Maëva Berthelot, gorgeously freestyles her way through London's empty streets. The sun is out, and the scene is bright—not quite desolate—as she twists and weaves across plazas,…

Ad of the Day: Tituss Burgess of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Gets Feisty for Downy

His freshest ad libs yet

Comic actor Tituss Burgess invades the laundry room in Grey's latest work for Downy, which promises "a fresh too feisty to quit." Frankly, we don't want our clothes getting too feisty.…

How Starburst's Little Lad Inspired Wheat Thins' Famous 'Family Guy' Ad

Grey's Lisa Topol reveals her 3 favorite ads ever, and what she's been up to lately

  brightcove.createExperiences(); What does Starburst's classic "Bus Station" commercial, with the Little Lad, have in common with the famous Wheat Thins Family…

Ad of the Day: Volvo's Ads Are Getting Artful and Cryptic, and Maybe That's a Good Thing

Grey execs explain the new 'non-linear' storytelling

A dark diner in Anywhere, USA. A writer chasing his invisible muse. A tree set aflame in the midst of a desert. One lone buffalo, roaming.  The latest impressionistic Volvo spot by…

AT&T Consolidates Its Creative and Media Business with Omnicom

Company beat out WPP after $50B DirecTV acquisition

Telecommunications giant AT&T consolidated its advertising business with Omnicom after a closed creative and media review that pitted the holding company against arch rival WPP. BBDO will retain the creative…

Eli Manning Is Itching to Banana Dance and Karaoke With You in DirecTV's New Ads

NFL Sunday Ticket spots say you're better without cable

Would you rather rescue Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo from a burning building, or save half a sandwich for the long ride home? Well, that probably depends on what kind of…

Ad of the Day: Gillette's Grand Olympic Spot Takes a Dark Look at Athletes' Sacrifices

Grey follows the ups and downs of four global stars headed to Rio

The athletes gathering next month in Rio may be dazzling spectacles of human achievement, but getting there took a lot of ugliness. A new Olympic ad from Gillette tackles a familiar…

Grey Grudgingly Returns Bronze Lion It Won at Cannes for Questionable 'I SEA' App

Calls attacks on the project 'unwarranted, unfair, unrelenting'

Without acknowledging any wrongdoing, Grey Group said Wednesday it is returning the Bronze Lion it won at the Cannes festival last month for a refugee-locating app that some critics had…

14 Top Creatives Reveal Their Favorite Ads From Cannes and Beyond

All our creative chats from the Croisette

What's some of the best work you've done this year? And what work from other agencies has made you jealous?  We asked a number of top advertising creatives those questions, and…