ESPN is going straight to marketers to produce branded content and other programs. From MediaPost: For years, ESPN has produced the well-received “This is SportsCenter” campaign — albeit with the help of Wieden + Kennedy — and now it’s forming a sort of in-house agency: ESPN CreativeWorks. ESPN said Tuesday it will assist clients with […]
The 2010 World Cup is being held in South Africa and ESPN, with the help of Wieden + Kennedy/NY and director Lance Acord are playing up the historical impact of the event. The backdrop for the spot is the prison on Robben Island where political prisoners, including Nelson Mandela, were kept in isolation for 30 […]
On behalf of vitaminwater’s Revive brand, LA-based sports marketing agency, Zambezi, created three NCAA tourney-themed spots that rely on the star power of actors like Nick Swardson, Kevin Farley, John Farley, and Katrina Bowden. Here’s one of them:
Check out this new “Rock Victorious” campaign for Nike Women directed by hot shot photographer Warwick Saint. [via Kiss My Black Ads]
Red Bull’s new $220 million Major League Soccer arena in Harrison, N.J., opens this weekend when the New York Red Bulls line up in an exhibition match with Santos FC. According to The Wall Street Journal, the arena, paid for without a loan, represents the biggest and most visible foreign investment ever made in professional […]
Here’s some new creative from BOS/Toronto on behalf of SportChek.
The music is “Perfect Day” by Lou Reed.
Snowboarder Ellery Hollingsworth stars in this new spot for Nike Women.
Let’s have a look at Visa’s “Go World” campaign from TBWA\Chiat\Day… Unlike the Super Bowl, where a brand get one slot and one shot to make its point, the Olympics happen over a two-week period, thus, the format lends itself to campaigns. BTW, Morgan Freeman just made a small fortune by doing all these VOs.