Awards

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Leo Burnett, DDB and FCB take Best of Show at the Bessies

The shops each picked up the coveted award for work produced for Always, Netflix and Ontario Tourism.

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Yes we Cannes: Time well spent

The industry weighs in on why you should keep your eyes on these two pieces of long-form content at Cannes.

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Yes we Cannes: Dads and a colourful doc

Our look at this year’s Lions contenders begins with a family spin on familiar little Os and a WTF take on emotive ads.

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PROMO! Awards jury revealed

Check out who will be judging this year’s awards for the best in Canadian brand activations.

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Young Lions and Young Marketers judges revealed

Check out the 34 industry professionals that will decide which up-and-comers will head to Cannes.

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First speakers announced for Lions Innovation

A new “festival within the festival” and data-focused award bring more tech and digital programming to Cannes.

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Record number of Canadians named Cannes jurors

Ten Canadians, including Grey’s Patrick Scissons and Wax’s Monique Gamache, will sit on juries this year.

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Cannes looks to break the glass ceiling

The Glass Lion award will honour work that challenges gender stereotypes in advertising messages.

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Rethinking education

From our latest issue, editor Emily Wexler asks whether it’s time for an educational overhaul.

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Canada takes eight spots on Warc 100 list

The Ontario government’s “Quit the Denial” campaign was among the Canadian creative to stand out for its effectiveness.

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Are brands set up for the long haul?

Publisher Mary Maddever noticed a trend among the award-winning campaigns of the past year. Are we thinking too short-term?

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The 2015 Creative Report Card

It was a big year for DDB, Molson and Rethink. See who else topped the list and find out where you landed on the report this year.