Let Your Ray-Ban Flag Fly

Stuart Elliott ponders, “Why is Ray-Ban saying, ‘Don’t shade your peepers’? The idea is to find a playful way to encourage younger consumers, particularly those ages 18 to 25, to assert their individuality by revealing their sense of personal style.”
never_hide.jpg
Naturally, Ray-Ban’s new campaign from TBWA/Chiat/Day San Francisco needs a consumer generated media component. It has one. You can upload a picture of yourslf wearing Ray-Bans and the image will appear on 11 mega screens in Times Square, starting tomorrow.

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 now head of brand strategy and creative direction at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.