An Argument For Intelligent Interactive Advertising From 1972

Jeremy Bullmore, a non-executive director of WPP, gave a speech to Kraft executives in 1972 that could easily be given again today, for the themes are universal.

Here’s a small slice of what Bullmore, Creative Director at JWT/London at that time, said:

The consumer “doesn’t absorb messages: he responds to stimuli.”

In other words, every ad, regardless of the medium, needs an interactive component.

If you’d like receive the full text of Bullmore’s speech in your inbox, let me know and I’ll send it to you.

About David Burn

Native Nebraskan in the Pacific Northwest. Chief Storyteller at Bonehook, a guide service and bait shop for brands. Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. Contributor to The Content Strategist. Doer of the things written about herein.

  • Kym

    I would love it!