David Griner

David Griner

David Griner is creative and innovation editor for Adweek.
David Griner is Adweek's creative and innovation editor. He's been covering agencies, creativity, technology and marketing innovation for more than a decade and is host of Adweek's podcast, "Yeah, That's Probably an Ad."

12 Easter Eggs You Probably Missed in Apple’s Incredibly Detailed Holiday Ad

From Sonic Youth to streetwear, there's a lot hidden in plain sight in the animated spot 'Share Your Gifts.'

Apple’s Gorgeously Detailed Holiday Ad Has a Moral That All Creatives Should Take to Heart

'Share Your Gifts' is a lush animation with a lesson, and you'll want to watch it over and over just to catch it all.

Dunkin’ Mocks Branded Apparel Trend With ‘Cappu-chinos,’ ‘Americano-veralls’ and More

Sadly, you can't actually buy them. The gag is just part of the brand's campaign announcing espresso drinks.

An AI Tried to Write the Perfect Lexus Ad. Here’s a Scene-by-Scene Look at What It Was Thinking

15 years of Cannes Lion-winning spots were analyzed by machine learning to create this automotive ad.

John Lewis’ Christmas Ad Is a Lovely Ode to Elton John’s Career, and How It All Began

The holiday angle isn't obvious at first, but it's worth the wait.

Need a Bit of Holiday Warmth? This Ad’s Animated Tale of a Nervous Elf Is on Par With Pixar

Swiss retailer Manor and BETC tell the story of an unexpected connection between a young boy and a toymaker.

McDonald’s Made a Series of Perfectly Retro Posters to Celebrate Its ‘Timeless’ Big Mac

TBWA\Paris continues 2018's ongoing, global celebration of the menu item's 50th year.

An Ad Agency Is Making Alexa Apologize Hilariously to Cities That Didn’t Get Amazon’s HQ2

McGarrah Jessee wrote custom breakup messages for each town, accessible via the agency's 'Please Apologize' skill.

Ikea Shoppers Turn a Broken Elevator Into a Cozy Christmas Spot in This Charming Ad

Italian agency stv DDB brings the holiday out of the home.

It’s Chicken Vs. Turkey in KFC’s Holiday Ad About the Ultimate Poultry Showdown

The U.K. ad about turkey's one day of glory is aimed at Christmas, but works well for U.S. Thanksgiving too.