Tag Archive: Wieden+Kennedy

Wieden+Kennedy welcomes new talent

From upper left, clockwise: Sean Condon, Emma Wiseman, Josh Chang, Rose Zandvliet, Kelsie van Deman, Daniel Schaefer, Szymon Rose, Edouard Olhagaray and Sebastian Partika Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam is extending its interactive, creative and planning departments with no less than nine new hires! Kelsie van Deman joins as head of Interactive Production, after working for five years at Pereira… More.

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Better starts now

The Japanese watch brand Citizen was founded in 1930 and with this visual brand statement it wants to shows that it never stopped moving forward. Citizen believes that “no matter who you are and what you do, it is always possible to make something better.” That sounds like a truism. More distinctively though Citizen also… More.

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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.

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Exploring The City

Just when we thought that the Open Your World theme – introduced in 2011 with The Entrance – was starting to wear out, W+K creates this fantastic film. What a joy to watch. After a series of commercials taking place somewhat off the grid (especially ‘The Legend‘ and ‘Dropped‘), “The City” shows that even in… More.

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Joe Togneri Head of Content at W+K

Wieden+Kennedy appointed Joe Togneri as the agency’s new Head of Content. Togneri, who has over 20 years production experience, has been affiliated with the agency since 2012, working as a freelance producer on a range of projects for Heineken, Coca-Cola, Powerade, Nike and EA. A San Francisco native, Togneri worked with Grey and Arnold before he made the… More.

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Sports reinvented

Pushing yourself to the limit in sports advertising is not new – Nike invented it. And recently we even featured a film with handicapped people in it. But you can always take things to the next level. Here’s a mini-documentary that makes you want to drink Powerade until you have the same perseverence as Nico… More.

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W+K hires Monclús and Lowe

Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam has hired Art Director Victor Monclús (left) and Copywriter Will Lowe as creative team. They started at DBB London, creating award-winning work for Volkswagen, Marmite, the Financial Times, and Harvey Nichols, including the Cannes and D&AD awarded “Daylight Robbery” campaign. In 2012 Monclús and Lowe moved to the mainland to work for 180 Amsterdam,… More.

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Casting Heineken’s legendary actors

Following the ‘Everyone is legendary at something’ film we featured last week, Heineken has now released a ‘PR film’ addressing the people that don’t believe Heineken indeed cast 20 non-actors to play the protagonist in its Odyssey. Though the scene with Heineken’s PR lady is maybe a touch too playful (with, haha, a shark fin… More.

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Everyone is legendary at something

‘The Odyssey’ is the latest Heineken film built on the ‘Open your world’ theme. More of the same we thought at first, but there’s actually a nice twist in this ‘Brazilian’ film. This time the protagonist is not just one smooth looking Mr Perfect, but an entire raft of them. And with the Nike-like proposition… More.

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Standing out

We know it’s meant as ‘over the top (yeah!)’ this commercial for Booking.com, but even then we’re glad it’s made for the American market. It makes us a little nervous. And if there’s one association that doesn’t match with picking your holiday destination, it’s nervousness. But – to the credit of the film – it… More.

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