A David Special, With Fries: What a Small Miami Agency Can Teach You About Big Ideas

Inside Adweek's Breakthrough Agency of the Year

David Miami management team (l. to r.) Jon Carlaw, Carmen Rodriguez, Anselmo Ramos, Paulo Fogaça, Veronica Beach and Tony Kalathara Fro Rojas/Kreative Kontent

This year’s Cannes Lions festival was the ultimate creative coronation for Burger King. The fast-food chain was feted as Creative Marketer of the Year, honoring its legacy of great advertising going back decades, to “Subservient Chicken” and other seminal work out of CP+B. The King even showed up, dancing idiotically and palling around to the delight of Instagrammers up and down the Croisette.

This story first appeared in the Dec. 4, 2017, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
@nudd Tim Nudd is a former creative editor of Adweek.