Is there a Weinstein of advertising? Cindy Gallop is calling for names

Is there a Weinstein of advertising? Cindy Gallop is calling for names 9 hours ago

Cindy Gallop, provocateur and campaigner for equality across the industry, is calling for people in the advertising and media world to come forward with names of those who have perpetrated sexual abuse or harassment in the industry.

Campaigns

Cricket Australia rallies fans to #BeatEngland campaign

Cricket Australia rallies fans to #BeatEngland campaign

Cricket Australia has launched a new campaign on the eve of the women's Ashes with a blunt message - Beat England.

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Qantas profiles real people to promote its 787 Dreamliner

Qantas profiles real people to promote its 787 Dreamliner

Ahead of the arrival of Qantas' first Dreamliner, the airline is reflecting on real people within its business, from pilots to engineers.

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Qantas flies high with outdoor activation from Ooh!Media

Qantas flies high with outdoor activation from Ooh!Media

Qantas and Ooh!Media are hitting new heights with an outdoor campaign that draws on the native content expertise of Junkee Media.

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Opinion

PHD Melbourne GM Simon Lawson
PHD Melbourne GM Simon Lawson

Supercharge your advertising career with these seven podcasts

Love podcasts? Work in advertising? Simon Lawson, GM of PHD Melbourne, has seven podcasts for you.

Speed chief accelerator Ian Perrin
Speed chief accelerator Ian Perrin

Are ECDs the solution to better media planning?

There was a time when a media planner was able to have a comprehensive understanding of all media channels, and have a valued opinion on the role they each play, but these days are creatives better suited, wonders Speed's Ian Perrin.

Saatchi & Saatchi Melbourne MD Mark Cochrane
Saatchi & Saatchi Melbourne MD Mark Cochrane

Consultancies: What's all the fuss about?

Despite all the hype around consultancies, Saatchi & Saatchi's Mark Cochrane believes having more creative thinkers advising the C-suites of Australia is nothing but a good thing for everyone.

Creative review: Are banned ads actually bad? 9 hours ago

Creative review: Are banned ads actually bad?

Controversy is the oldest trick in the book. But, while risk-taking and great creative work goes hand-in-hand, sometimes it can fall foul of public opinion, and in the worst case, regulations. But getting it wrong isn’t always a bad thing.

Tom Goodwin's tips for companies to thrive in a post-digital age 13 hours ago

Tom Goodwin's tips for companies to thrive in a post-digital age

We live in a mid-digital age and it sucks. Things don't work and innovative companies are rewriting the rules of consumer behaviour. But Zenith's innovation guru Tom Goodwin is optimistic and offered advice on how to transition for the future.

Lisa Messenger backs print, but cuts Collective Hub to bi-monthly 13 hours ago

Lisa Messenger backs print, but cuts Collective Hub to bi-monthly

Collective Hub has shifted its print frequency from monthly to bimonthly as founder Lisa Messenger pivots to focus on growing the events side of the business.

Carat’s Ashley Earnshaw to lead investment at Amplifi 13 hours ago

Carat’s Ashley Earnshaw to lead investment at Amplifi

Dentsu Aegis is centralising investment teams from across its media agency brands into Amplifi.

Welcome to Octane Island: Supercheap Auto’s epic action movie 14 hours ago

Welcome to Octane Island: Supercheap Auto’s epic action movie

Car parts retailer Supercheap Auto has rolled out a three-minute action movie-style film starring Hollywood legend Danny Trejo and it could be one of the fastest, and most furious ads of the year.

Nine refutes reports The Footy Show axed yesterday

Nine refutes reports The Footy Show axed

"The show won't be going anywhere" - Nine has refuted reports that suggest The Footy Show has been axed from after 24 years on-air.

'Navigating the wild': Ex-Campaign Palace exec forms new agency yesterday

'Navigating the wild': Ex-Campaign Palace exec forms new agency

Ex-Campaign Palace Tony Leishman and digital strategist Myke Christoffel have formed a new Melbourne agency.

Focus on long-term emotional ads or risk 'throwing marketing on the bonfire' yesterday

Focus on long-term emotional ads or risk 'throwing marketing on the bonfire'

John Kearon, an expert in advertising effectiveness, says markets waste one-third of their budgets on rubbish campaigns. He urges marketers to think long-term and emotional.

Young Guns: AWARD School winner Tom Lawrence yesterday

Young Guns: AWARD School winner Tom Lawrence

He was recently crowned Australia's Top Student at the 2017 Award School National Announcement, met David Droga in New York and his personal motto is "don't be a dick". Meet our Young Gun of the week, Tom Lawrence.

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