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."

Pantene’s Lovely Message of LGBTQ Support Reflects on Going Home for the Holidays

44% say they can't be their true selves among family, the brand says in a powerful spot from Grey.

KFC Wants Its Fried Chicken-Scented Firelogs to Be Your New Holiday Tradition

After selling out quickly last year, they're now available via Walmart.com.

Fact Check: Did That Dumb Peloton Ad Really Tank the Brand’s Stock?

The 9% plunge came amid backlash to the exercise brand's unintentionally viral holiday spot.

Apple Flexes the iPhone 11 by Using It to Film a Hollywood-Worthy Snowball Fight

An epic clash from the director of Deadpool 2 and Atomic Blonde.

Adweek Agency of the Decade: Droga5

In 10 years, David Droga's NYC agency has exploded from young startup to a dominating creative force.

In Apple’s Poignant Holiday Ad, an iPad Offers a Family Far More Than Distraction

The brand gets real about the toils of travel and the gift of keeping memories alive.

Ryan Reynolds Sneaks an Aviation Gin Ad Into a Movie Ad Inside a Samsung Ad

It's the turducken of TV advertising, and it's Aviation's first national broadcast spot.

These 4 Ads for Spain’s Christmas Lottery Are Each a Masterclass in Storytelling

Contrapunto BBDO turns the annual spot into a heartwarming series.

The Beef Industry’s ‘Drool Log’ Is a 2-Hour Video of a Prime Rib Roast on a Spit

Shorter versions will run as ads online and in cinemas.

South Dakota Baffles Rest of America With New Drug Slogan, ‘Meth. We’re On It’

The state's new $449,000 drug-awareness campaign gets less-than-glowing feedback in social media.