Emotion belongs in advertising. That’s where the connections are made. Put another way, if you want to “win hearts and minds,” you better make people feel something. Like so…BBDO/New York taps the soft spot with this spontaneous moment: According to Campaign, when Alex Guthrie set his guitar case down in Atlanta’s Woodruff Park and began […]
“Let us be lovers, we’ll marry our fortunes together I’ve got some real estate here in my bag” The 2016 Presidential election is in the books. It was a brutal affair and the dust has yet to settle. There are demographic factors, and Russian hacking, that we still don’t fully comprehend. What we do know […]
Dreyer’s, now owned by Nestlé, was founded when an ice cream maker (William Dreyer) and a candy maker (Joseph Edy) came together in 1928. In one way or another, the brand has been celebrating togetherness ever since (said the planner to the creative team). What does togetherness look like today? When Goodby Silverstein & Partners […]
Southwest Airlines and their agency GSD&M like to give people a good reason to fly. For instance, wedding season is upon us. Whether you would like to fly towards this mess on two heels (and Kristen Wiig impersonator), or away from her, is your business. It’s Southwest’s business to move you about the country at […]
How many great songs have been composed about food? In Louisiana and Texas, every other song is about food. I’m not complaining—I eat it up. While food is a universal theme, it’s not easy for a brand to come up with the kind of tune that hooks listeners. Chili’s managed to do it two decades […]
Hot Pockets is making fun of Foreigner. Man, that’s cold as ice. “With the protein of real hickory ham and 100% real cheese, it’s food that fires you up.” Sure it is. Rock on, Hot Pockets.