DDB & Tribal

DDB & Tribal Amsterdam is the result of DDB’s and Tribal’s Amsterdam offices joining forces in 2012. The agency calls itself a strategic hub that creates innovative marketing and communication campaigns for clients such as Heineken, adidas, Volkswagen, McDonald’s, TomTom and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. In 2013 DDB & Tribal Amsterdam deservedly became agency of the year in the Netherlands.

Recent posts about DDB & Tribal

Dutch Digital Design compilation

For those of you who have missed Dutch Digital Design in Pakhuis de Zwijger (and the write-up); here‘s an overview of the evening and here you can find the video registrations of all speakers – Wouter Boon (AAB), Jeroen Barendse (Lust), Jules Tervoort & Mischa Rozema (PostPanic), Harald Dunnink (Momkai), Bram Holzapfel (DDB & Tribal) &… More.

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Let’s skip the Dutch

Jules Tervoort and Mischa Rozema (Post Panic) present the making of the ambitious international feature film ‘Sundays.’ Foto credit: Merten Snijders. A gutsy blogpost by Bert Hagendoorn resulted in a dedicated Creatie magazine and first live-event at Pakhuis de Zwijger, both brand named Dutch Digital Design. With founding father Hagendoorn in the lead, this first event… More.

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Advertising reclined

How to sell your new Business Class seat – designed by Hella Jongerius (!). Since everybody knows that Business Class is way too expensive for consumers, we’d guess this is a b2b ‘problem.’ Not the case. KLM lets random passengers try it out. And if they surrender to the comfortable feeling of a fully reclined… More.

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Holland wins 6 Webby’s

Last week the Spinawards were awarded to the best digital cases in the Netherlands. That was just a Dutch affair. You would guess that internationally the Webby’s are a better indicator. But when looking at the winners, the show doesn’t seem to represent the best of Holland’s digital work. The 18th edition awarded 3 Webby’s… More.

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Putting a ring on it

Last Thursday night, the 16th annual SpinAwards ceremony took place in club Panama in Amsterdam. To celebrate the ultimate creativity in digital, the SpinAwards foundation handed out 15 gold and 17 silver awards, a new record. This year the awards in the shape of big rings were redesigned and 3D printed – as you can expect from… More.

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ADCN becomes more accessible

Sweetie, the CG girl created by Lemz to track down “online pedophiles,” wins three ADCN nominations.    Yesterday, at the ADCN clubhouse, the light bulb (or ‘lamp’ in Dutch) nominations were announced. The big winners were DDB & Tribal with 35 nominations, TBWA with 29, and N=5 with 22 nominations. Especially for N=5 this is… More.

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DDB & Tribal appoints Sandra Krstic as co-CEO

Two weeks ago word got out that Jacco ter Schegget is leaving DDB & Tribal Amsterdam to become President of OgilvyOne China. Now the creative Amsterdam agency has announced that Sandra Sockic will take over the co-CEO-role he left behind and will run the agency alongside Ivo Roefs. “Jacco left big shoes to fill, and we… More.

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Ter Schegget leads OgilvyOne China

Ogilvy & Mather has appointed Jacco ter Schegget, as the new President of OgilvyOne China. Ter Schegget, the former President of Tribal Worldwide, Europe and co-CEO of DDB & Tribal Amsterdam, will be relocating to Shanghai this April. Ter Schegget, who will lead 500 employees and also be spending a significant amount of time in… More.

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Knitted Big Mac

Just like beards, nazi hair cuts, and tight jeans, knitted sweaters are back. This Big Mac sweater, created by Pera & Pasha, fits the trend. Last week the sweater was awarded to the person that could best describe why he or she deserved it. The winner said McDonald(‘s) is an anagram of Damn Cold. We… More.

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Schipper and Taildeman Creative Directors DDB & Tribal

DDB & Tribal appointed Menno Schipper and Nils Taildeman as Creative Directors. The team, that has been working at the agency for the last 5 years, reinforces the CD’s Joris Kuijpers & Dylan de Backer and Bart Mol & Pol Hoenderboom. According to Managing Partner Ivo Roefs with the new clients acquired last year (among them TomTom, C&A… More.

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The (rejected) Concept Briquette

Last year JWT presented us “The greatest smallest fires,” this year DDB & Tribal creates the Concept Briquette. The agency about the briquette: “A nice way to reflect on the year that’s been and to enjoy the warmth of a year’s hard work these holidays.” Doesn’t come across as very environmentally friendly, but we can imagine… More.

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KLM Space big winner at Eurobest

With 1 Gold (Interactive), 4 Silver (Interactive, Design and Mobile) and 3 Bronze (Interactive and Promo & Activation) one of our personal favourites, KLM Space by DDB & Tribal and Rapp was the big winner during this year’s Eurobest – from Dutch point of view that is. DDB & Tribal themselves was the agency which… More.

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Media Monks wins 17 Lovie Awards

Production agency MediaMonks won the majority of Dutch prizes at the Lovie Awards; 17. That’s quite a feat – though we have to add that the “People’s Lovies” (7 out of the 17 awards) are mostly about collecting votes among the crowd. On agency-level DDB & Tribal did best with 3 Gold, one Silver, and… More.

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