Ad of the Day: Girls Become Professionals Ahead of Their Time in Barbie’s Cool New Ad

BBDO joins the effort to get parents to re-evaluate the brand

Empowering isn't the first word that comes to mind when you think of Barbie. That's especially been the case over the past decade, as consumers have voiced problems with the brand's representation of women. But Mattel is looking to change that in its first campaign from BBDO.

@KristinaMonllos kristina.monllos@adweek.com Kristina Monllos is a senior editor for Adweek.