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."

Look Out, Colonel Sanders: Burger King Is Calling Itself the KFG, ‘King of Flame Grilling’

When it comes to grilled chicken, BK claims, 'a king always outranks a colonel.'

Did Burger King’s Super Bowl Ad Actually Work? CMO Fernando Machado Shares 10 Insights

In a candid blog post, he shares the goals and data behind this year's most polarizing spot.

Are Sizzle Reels a Complete Waste of Everyone’s Time? The Atlantic and Errol Morris Say Yes

Re:think let ad and production pros vent about an industry-wide pet peeve.

Volkswagen Powered an Entire Music Video With an Electric Car Battery, and Fans Were Into It

Nord DDB brings back a 1995 Swedish dance hit with a new artist and a message about the e-Golf's potential.

This Ad Captures the One Thing Every Millennial’s Dad Does

Other than tell terrible jokes.

This Quirky and Mildly NSFW Valentine’s Ad Puts a Fun Twist on Quality Couple’s Time

Lion's Den again celebrates healthy sex lives in a modern, stigma-free way. The actors were even encouraged to ad lib.

Timeline: Lee Clow’s 50 Years in Advertising

As TBWA's creative legend retires, he leaves behind a professional run unlike any the industry has seen.

Disney’s Intense Frozen 2 Trailer Hints at How It Will Follow Up the No. 1 Animated Film of All Time

Disney has long phoned in sequels, but the stakes are too high this time.

Mark Kelly Launches Senate Race With a Powerful, Personal Video That Highlights a 2020 Trend

Emotional storytelling will be key for newcomers and veteran politicians alike.

Ridley Scott’s Visual Odyssey for Hennessy Is a Gorgeous Exploration of Other Worlds

The film pioneer and DDB Paris capture a myriad of flavors in this lush sci-fi epic.