-David&Goliath CCO Colin Jeffery “Explains the Silly and Serious Sides of David&Goliath” (video above).
–Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel threw a “secret party” for media agency executives in Cannes. The VIP invite spam may or may not have demanded “attractive money only.”
-The New York Times says Volkswagen faces a “Long Road Ahead.
–The AdAge staff asks whether Cannes is even about creativity anymore, you know?
–Ad agencies and Facebook, worst frenemies forever!
–Stephen Foster of More About Advertising thinks Cannes now values media over creative. We sense a theme developing here.
–ICYMI, DDB talked “Flex” with the Wall Street Journal last week.
-The New York Times has found its new advertising reporter.