Articles Tagged ‘cannes’

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Mykolyn’s new ride

On the eve of his retirement from the ad biz, long-time Taxi creative leader Steve Mykolyn talks about his achievements, the thrill of doing good and being the dumbest guy in the room.

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Yes we Cannes: Leaders of the pack

We conclude our look at this year’s Lion contenders with a pair that stood out among all the rest.

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Yes we Cannes: Take me (out of) home

Our look at the Canadian contenders for a Lion this year continues with some outside-the-box OOH.

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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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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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Young Lions award added to Lions Health

UNICEF and Unilever have partnered with the festival on a new award that will see young advertisers tackle child health issues.

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Brands of the Year: Herschel’s cool factor takes it global

The Vancouver-based brand has the backpack and accessories market in the bag.

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What keeps Tony Matta up at night?

The Kraft Canada CMO on why systemic cost-cutting is giving him a hiring headache, and why relying on price is bringing the whole market down.

Future-transforming ideas

From a virtual zoo to a smart winter coat, check out these innovative concepts.

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Blog: Taken hostage in Cannes

FCB’s Robin Heisey on communication lessons from a former hostage negotiator.

Cannes blog: Mental health takes the stage

Campbell’s Philip Donne checks out award-winning, stigma-tackling work from the Palais.

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The naked truth about trust

More than half of marketing execs think agencies are more interested in selling their work than solving the client’s problem. A new study from RPA unveiled at Cannes today reveals the agency-client trust deficit.