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David Griner

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

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Heineken Responded Perfectly to the Implosion of the European Super League

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Publicis created an Instagram post with solid advice for team owners.

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Progressive Made an Ad ‘Where Nothing Happens,’ With One Notable Exception

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The spot from Arnold offers a reprieve after an overly eventful year.

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This Surreal Bakery Ad About How to Handle Gym Jerks Is a Must-Watch

Creativity

Agency Gigil cooks up a delightful message against "auntie shaming" for Julie's Bakeshop in the Philippines.

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Nancy Reyes Elevated to CEO of TBWA\Chiat\Day New York

Leadership & Talent

She replaces Rob Schwartz, who becomes chair of the new TBWA New York group.

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7-Eleven and 311 Swapping Social Accounts Is the Only April Fools’ Stunt Worth Your Time

Brand Marketing

As expected (and intended), the move sparked a bit of confusion among fans who didn't quite draw a connection between the dramatic shift and the calendar.

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Marcus Collins Joins Wieden+Kennedy New York as Head of Planning

Leadership & Talent

Having left the agency world to focus on completing his doctorate and teach full-time, Marcus Collins was skeptical when he heard that Wieden+Kennedy was interested in bringing him on board. [...]

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Kermit and Stan Smith Help Adidas Go Green With a More Sustainable Sneaker

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It’s not easy being green—or being mistaken for a shoe. But Kermit the Frog and tennis legend Stan Smith—who, yes, is also the namesake of an Adidas footwear line—both seem [...]

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March Adness 2021: Vote for the Year’s Best Advertiser in Adweek’s Annual Bracket

Media

It’s back: Adweek’s annual March Adness bracket, in which your votes determine which advertisers should advance and even claim the championship. There are some new names in the 2021 bracket, [...]

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7-Eleven Sells Limited-Edition Pajamas to Promote All-Day Breakfast

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The popular convenience store in Sweden is advertising a line of branded sleepwear.

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These Brilliantly Designed Candy Bar Ads Show You What Doesn’t Make It Onto the Packaging

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If you picture France, you’re likely to conjure up images of bicycle baskets filled with baguettes, romantic espresso dates by the Seine or standing in awe of soul-elevating architecture. If [...]