Tag Archive: DDB

Lemz wins Grand Prix for Good

Bram Tervoort, Chester de Vries (holding the Grand Prix for Good), Mark Woerde and Niels Pel. As expected, Lemz last night won the Grand Prix for Good with Sweetie. The bold and truly creative case also won its 13th Gold (Branded Content & Entertainment) and the agency became the second independent agency of the year… More.


Media, Outdoor and Mobile Lions

FCB Brasil wins the Grand Prix in Mobile with their very useful Nivea brand utility. Yesterday in Cannes the Media, Outdoor and Mobile Lions were awarded. In Media Lemz won its 6th Gold with Sweetie for Terre des Hommes. Unfortunately JWT only received Bronze with ‘Have a seat’ for Android & KitKat. In Media the Grand Prix… More.


DDB & Tribal gets dedicated e-commerce department

Responding to the growing demand for e- and m-commerce solutions, DDB & Tribal Amsterdam have installed a new department offering a “complete service package.” New Head of e-commerce Eduard de Wilde: “In the landscape of brand communications today, it is crucial to guide consumers from conversations to transactions in one easy step. At DDB & Tribal… More.


N=5 wins Dutch Railways

N=5 has beaten both DDB (NS’ previous agency) and TBWA\Neboko in winning the Dutch Railways (NS) account – earlier Publicis, FHV BBDO, and JWT left the train. What was dubbed the ‘pitch of the summer’ has thus come to an end after 3 months of pitching. According to the NS they were fully satisfied with DDB’s… More.


Herwig and Thissen join DDB & Tribal

DDB & Tribal Amsterdam have hired Alex Herwig and Jeroen Thissen, who are coming from Havas. The team got the agencies’ attention through their Tweetphony, winning them multiple awards this year, among which a Gold and Silver Lion in Cannes – proving once more the importance of winning awards. The new team will work across… More.


DDB & Tribal win 4 Lions

Yesterday Amsterdam was able to harvest 7 more Lions in the categories Design and Cyber. Four of them went to DDB & Tribal. In design …, Staat won Gold with their very impressive Nike interactive window displays at Selfridges – casefilm here. DDB & Tribal won two Lions for Heineken; Silver for Ignite (interactive Heineken bottle) and… More.


W+K wins Grand Prix in Effectiveness

Well, that’s a good start, a Grand Prix for W+K yesterday! This is maybe one of the least ‘Canny’ categories, but at the same time one of the more canny ones: the award for Creative Effectiveness. The results of the ‘Legendary Journey’ for Heineken (verified by the accountants of PWC) were truly impressive according to the jury,… More.


Chalmers replaces Baylis at Tribal & DDB

After Chris Baylis announced to swap Tribal DDB Amsterdam for London, it must have been a difficult task to find a worthy replacement. After all, Baylis helped Tribal to its growth and international fame with the multi-awarded work for Philips and KLM. But with Mark Chalmers on board as the new ECD, DDB and Tribal… More.


DDB and Tribal hire Anneli Rispens

DDB & Tribal Amsterdam hire Anneli Rispens to manage the agency’s Content & Community department. This state of the art department is based on the ‘always on’ principle, offering social media strategies, monitoring, moderation, and crisis management, and, finally, corporate storytelling – which is, we’re guessing, the often lame content posted on Facebook by brands.… More.


Das Hund

Another very fine piece of advertising by DDB for Volkswagen. A dog mimicking a Volkswagen. Nothing more, nothing less. But with viral potential galore. They better makes some space on their award shelves… Directed by Mattias Schut (CZAR), shot by Mark Bliss, sound by The Ambassadors, and music by Sizzer.