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.

Even Santa Claus Has His Limits in This Powerful Red Cross Ad About Families in Crisis

Adam&eveDDB highlights one of the most difficult gifts to give.

50 Indispensable Media, Marketing and Tech Players and the Bold Moves They Made for Brands

They were driven by intangibles like storytelling, authenticity, empathy and inclusion.

With 2 Cyber-Savvy Execs Leading the Charge, Walmart Is Finding New Ways to Be Nimble

Thinking like a startup has brought results for the retail giant.

A Cuddly Teddy Bear Roams Walmart’s Aisles After Closing Time in Cute Canadian Holiday Spot

How much awww can you bear?

‘We Won’t Stand By While the World Lets Us Die.’ Kids Demand an End to Oppression in Striking Campaign

Advocacy group Right to Play marks International Children's Day with this hard-hitting effort from BBDO Toronto.

Heathrow’s Bears Head Home for the Holidays in This Irresistibly Adorable Spot

Havas continues the yuletide tradition.

Ad for Save the Children’s Sweater-Themed Seasonal Fundraiser Will Have You in Stitches

Some Brits take Christmas Jumper Day a tad too far.

A Serious ’Masshole’ Urges Support for a Ballot Question Protecting the Transgender Community

Heartfelt appeal with a wicked Boston accent.

Dogs Can Now Design Holiday Sweaters, and the High-Tech Process Is Absolutely Adorable

Dog food brand Cesar and agency AMV BBDO built an interactive studio for crafty canines.

People With Down Syndrome Apply to Be an ‘Endangered Species’ in Touching Appeal for Support

FCB Canada launches another powerful campaign.