David Gianatasio

David Gianatasio is a longtime contributor to Adweek, where he has been a writer and editor for two decades. Previously serving as Adweek's New England bureau chief and web editor, he remains based in Boston.

Lovable NBA Legend Dikembe Mutombo Is Now a Brand Safety Firm’s ‘Chief Blocking Officer’

Hall of Famer stars in loopy pitch for CHEQ.

This Film Captures the Sights and Sounds of a Mission to Help Veterans Vanquish PTSD

FCB Canada harnesses the healing power of nature.

Gary Cole, the Actor You Know From Everything, Is Now the Time-Traveling Spokesguy for Kabbage

He's got news from 10 minutes in the future.

Tazo Pokes Fun at Sedate and Serene Tea Ads in First Campaign From Vice’s Agency, Virtue

Now owned by Unilever, the brand wants to show it 'isn’t that kind of tea.'

This Twisted Agency Video Imagines If Trees Chopped and Decorated Humans for Christmas

Anomaly London continues its tradition of dark holiday tales.

Greenpeace Delivers a Surprisingly Grim Yet Touching ‘Handmade’ Holiday Tale About the Environment

Sleight of hand from 84.Paris and director Anna Mantzaris.

Here’s How Santa’s Sleigh Would Look After Makeovers by Apple, Ikea and Other Big Brands

Gifting site Red Letter Days pimps the jolly elf’s ride.

This Dutch Supermarket Tackles a Tricky Subject—a Family Member’s Death—in an Unusual Yuletide Tale

JWT Amsterdam delivers a poignant surprise for the holidays.

In Nat Geo’s Stunning Ad, a Syrian Refugee Revisits Her Journey and Charts a Path to the Stars

Nujeen Mustafa tells her own story of escape, discovery and determination.

To Confront Stigmas, This Pop-Up Massage Spa Is Staffed Only by HIV-Positive Therapists

Healing House gets hands-on with fighting false perceptions around HIV and AIDS.