2019 Predictions from Debbi Vandeven, Global Chief Creative Officer | VMLY&R

Debbi Vandeven, Global Chief Creative Officer | VMLY&R  As the role of agencies continues to shift, and brands reevaluate their marketing models (e.g. the trend to move resources in-house) what can the ad industry do to showcase its value in new ways this year? The key to proving our value is to absolutely embrace the … More 2019 Predictions from Debbi Vandeven, Global Chief Creative Officer | VMLY&R

Andrew Keller on working at Facebook: ‘I now respect the media side more’

By Charlotte McEleny of The Drum Putting a creative mindset into a media-driven platform has created balance on both sides, says Facebook global creative director Andrew Keller. Former CP&B chief exec and global creative director, Keller has been with Facebook since 2016 and has since developed a compelling story around the value of communities to brands. Keller believes that … More Andrew Keller on working at Facebook: ‘I now respect the media side more’

From The ANDYs to Ogilvy: How Two Ad Students Danced into their Dream Job

Two students submitted their ANDY entry form and realized their dream of becoming an award-winning creative team could actually come true. On a crisp July morning in Amsterdam, Seth Mollerup and I were on the tail end of a six-week advertising study abroad with our Professor Jeff Sheets and the BYU AdLab. Our trip started … More From The ANDYs to Ogilvy: How Two Ad Students Danced into their Dream Job

Midnight Moment – Isabel Martínez / Isabelita Virtual Midnight Sunrise, 2018 World Premiere

Midnight Moment is the world’s largest, longest-running digital art exhibition, synchronized throughout Times Square nightly. The 2018 Selection Committee included Stephen Frietas, Sr. VP of Marketing, OAAA, Fanny Josefsson, Copywriter, GREY, Tony Jones, VP Creative Director, MRM//McCann, Kate Oppenheim, Managing Partner, M SS NG P EC ES along with representatives from The ADC, The AD Club of NY … More Midnight Moment – Isabel Martínez / Isabelita Virtual Midnight Sunrise, 2018 World Premiere

McCann Repeats as Network of the Year at ANDY Awards

For the second consecutive year, McCann was both named Network of the Year at the International ANDY Awards and was chosen as winner of the Best-in-Show GRANDY Award.  The global network honor reflects creative work from six countries spanning McCann’s North American, Asian, European and Middle Eastern regions. McCann this year also won the Richard … More McCann Repeats as Network of the Year at ANDY Awards

First Industry Show of Awards Season, Offers #ANDYpredicted Top Ten Award-winning Ads of 2018

“It’s a Tide Ad,” KFC’s “FCK” and Downtown Record’s “Live Looper” Top List of Jury Favorites New York, NY – April 24, 2018 – The ADVERTISING Club of New York’s 2018 International ANDY Awards, the first advertising award show of the season, has announced its list of the top ten ads it predicts will sweep the … More First Industry Show of Awards Season, Offers #ANDYpredicted Top Ten Award-winning Ads of 2018

This year’s theme at The ANDYs: humanity (and other takeaways from the jury room)

  If you’re anything like us, you’ve raised many an eyebrow at award show winners. You’ve wondered “Why did that piece win?”, “Why not that other piece?”, or simply, “What were they thinking?” Well, ladies and gents, believe it or not, we finally got some answers to those burning questions. This year, the Andy Awards … More This year’s theme at The ANDYs: humanity (and other takeaways from the jury room)