iris Worldwide

Global creative agency iris Worldwide was founded in London in 1999 and has branches in 16 countries. Since its opening in 2009 the iris Amsterdam office has developed into a fast growing agency, developing integrated campaigns for global brands. The agency has two managing directors: Chris Friend and Paul Greenep, and is creatively lead by Tom Ormes. Iris works for global brand such as Heineken, adidas, Sonos, Shell, Philips, Comedy Central and TomTom. In 2013 iris opened “Concise” in Amsterdam, the agency’s strategic consulting arm.

 

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Iris expands

FLTR: Marie Claire van Gelder, Vincent Hoftijzer, Manon de Jong, Hera Kusyuniansari and Josh Stuart Since iris is on a growth mission – as international network and especially in Amsterdam – the agency has hired 5 new employees. First of all, Josh Stuart joins iris as creative and will work across the whole client portfolio.… More.

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Baylis joins Iris London

Former Tribal DDB Amsterdam ECD Chris Baylis joins Iris Worldwide. Baylis, last year one of the nominees of Adman of the year, left Tribal DDB, and Amsterdam, beginning of the year after 5 years to be in charge of the worldwide Volkswagen account at Tribal DDB London the last seven months. Now he made the move… More.

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Söderström CSD at iris

iris Worldwide has appointed Anna Söderström as ‘Board Director’ in the Amsterdam office to ‘develop clients.’ Before this, Söderström worked on both the client as well as the agency side of the business. Her latest job was senior marcom manager at Philips Consumer Lifesteyle. Before that she worked at 180 as AD on brands like… More.

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Don’t quit smoking for your health, do it for you wallet

This is the first anti-smoking campaign we’ve ever seen that doesn’t say it’s bad for your health. Instead it very craftfully points the smoker to the costs of smoking through what looks like an installation made out of almost 7,000 cigarettes – it is really made through a CG modeling tool, custom made by Magic.… More.

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Nike’s ‘Write the future’ wins gold in Cyber

Finally, Amsterdam wins its first golden Lion – in cyber. Nike’s ‘Write the future’, created by Wieden+Kennedy has already won a truckload of prizes, but winning in Cannes, is the cherry on top, of course. The campaign won in cyber, because it used social media very effectively; the film received 40 million online views. And… More.

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Amsterdam international agency magnet

There are days that Amsterdam strongly feels like the international capital of advertising. Today, for example, with Boards Summit Europe being held in Amsterdam and bringing the crème de la crème of advertising together in the Beurs van Berlage. Then we’re also very happy to hear that Adformatie last week announced a few new international… More.

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