Can K-Swiss Have It Both Ways?

Ukranian tennis star, Alona Bondarenko, appears suggestively in the new K-Swiss ad campaign.
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So what’s with the headline? It’s almost as if the brand is saying, “Hey, this is a tennis star, not a sex object.” Except they’re not.
Toth Brand Imaging is behind the work.

About David Burn

I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. Today—after working for seven agencies in five states—I am head of brand strategy and creative direction at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.