Tag Archive: They

Phonetic bird tweets

The Dutch Society for the Protection of Birds (Vogelbescherming) organises the National Bird Week – from 17 till 25 May. A week that aims to stimulate people to discover new birds. But instead of urging people to go out with their binoculars, the society has given 140 birds a voice through Twitter – how appropriate. Phonetically… More.

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Zarb’s colourful champagnes

A few years ago THEY introduced their own champagne brand, called Zarb. What’s special about Zarb is that the bottles don’t look like traditional champagne bottles and that the design constantly changes. The agency created this commercial, together with Amsterdam based  visual artists and director’s duo Ine & Sanne, to promote their new champagne collection… More.

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Putman Cramer and Disselkoen join THEY

Our very first Talent of the month Daniel Disselkoen just made his way into Amsterdam’s advertising world: he joined THEY as creative team together with Barbara Putman Cramer. The past year both spent on individual entrepreneurial and client-based projects. Disselkoen, who studied Law and Philosophy before graduating from the Royal Academy of Arts in The Hague, together with a… More.

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RoboJob

Quite a teaser this commercial made for the Ministry of Social Affairs that advertises a platform that tries to stimulate people to make more out of their working lives. The platform and its experiments have been developed together with the University of Amsterdam, which is actually why it might be a little too highbrow for the… More.

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THEY and Momkai win Grand Prix at Red Dots

Last Friday THEY and digital design agency Momkai won two Best of the Best awards at the Red Dots Awards in Berlin with ‘Play your future’ for Aegon in the categories ‘Interface Design’ and ‘Online Communication.’ For the latter they also won a Grand Prix (which you should probably then call ‘the best of the… More.

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BoooTube

Some videos are so bad that you immediately feel the urge to share them with your friends – making them actually good in a way. If you enjoy sharing YouTube’s worst; go ahead and bookmark BoooTube. Cringeworthy guitar solos, bad “German hip-hop” (Money Boy is Austrian, really, but oh well), offensive political rants, or simply videos… More.

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Momkai wins four Red Dots

Digital design agency Momkai has won four Red Dot Design Awards this week. One for its very own start-up Lowdi – a good looking compact speaker – and, together with THEY, it won two ‘Best of the Best’ awards (in Online Communication and Interface Design) for Aegon’s ‘Play Your Future’ – see picture. The Red… More.

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Van der Vorst leaves THEY for Singapore

Photo by Johannes Abeling / HH Last month we wrote about Boris Nihom becoming Head of Strategy at THEY. Today we know why: as of May 1st, Roland van der Vorst, co-founder of THEY, after seven years leaves the agency to move to Singapore and set up some new businesses. Van der Vorst: “THEY is the… More.

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Nihom Head of Strategy at THEY

Boris Nihom (31) will become Head of Strategy at THEY next month. Nihom, winning the ‘Jonge Haan’ (a marketing award for young, promising marketeers) in 2010 and co-founding the Account Planning Group Netherlands in 2011, joined THEY six years ago. Roland van der Vorst, current Head of Stategy and founder of THEY, about Nihom’s promotion:… More.

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We just WordPressed to say…

…we love this topical ad from Vodafone and THEY to celebrate Valentine’s day – click for full image. Doesn’t need much explanation. Which is actually what makes good ads.

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