Archive for November, 2008

Hockney lives

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

This David Hockney approach to advertising which is coming back in, is bright, well used, fun and engaging.

Old learns from new

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

One of the Old World wine producers (Spain), takes a New World approach to marketing.

Much covered

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

This one from Mars got the marketing media excited. No reason not to combine house brands, and keep media space spend down. But, what is actually looking to achieve?

Take one advert…

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

... and scruff it up. Noticeable, memorable and slightly different.

Mixing it up

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

This Times advertising campaign, although not too exciting, demonstrates a good use of both real life and animated characters.

IMA Awards 2008

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

AMC Network in lights! Maryam wins/borrows an award! Mark Kermode, having fun. The lawyers! Mike Nutley, doing the rounds. Seskin and Glynn looking happy.

Kleinwort Benson & AMC Network Dinner

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

Derek looking dapper! Tucking in.

London 2012

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

Coming recently from a breakfast at the IPA, Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, I was interested to hear some sly marketing people looking to infringe the good sponsors of the London 2012 Olympics. With marketing packages reputedly in the millions of pounds, it is easy to see why even big brands ...