11 Indian entries shortlisted in Design Lions; 1 in Cyber

There are 11 entries from India in the Design shortlist. These included two each from Ogilvy India and JWT India; and one entry each from Red Lion Pub...

Rediffusion Y&R brings India its only Radio Bronze

Of the four Indian entries that were competing in the Radio Lions, only one has managed to win a Lion. Rediffusion Y&R has been awarded a Bronze Lion...

India scores big with 6 Lions in Outdoor; Ogilvy & Publicis score

Outdoor Lions have seen the next best performance from India on Day Three of the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival. India has won six Ou...

Media Lions re-energises India at Cannes with 8 metals: MediaCom leads, Maxus follows

As Media Lions’ Indian Juror Lynn de Souza (Chairman & CEO, Lintas Media Group) put it, it was ‘Jai Ho’ for India in the Media Lions’ category. Indian...

Universal McCann, Microsoft & Facebook delve on the power of ‘gravitational media’

At a time when fragmentation is seen as a growing challenge facing advertisers across markets, Universal McCann, Microsoft and Facebook officials spok...

Even Teach India didn't manage to get India a Direct Lion

Another big disappointment on the second day dampened India's hopes at Cannes Lions as JWT India’s Teach India failed to make it to the winning list o...

Leo Burnett’s Promo Bronze Lion, is the first & only Cannes Lion for India so far

Leo Burnett India is the only agency that has won a Cannes Lion for India so far. In the Promo category, the agency has been awarded a Bronze Lion for...

Prema Sagar's 5-point mantra for Indian PR industry on global awards prep

India’s performance at the inaugural PR Lions was disheartening. Genesis Burson-Marsteller’s Principal and Founder Prema Sagar, who was also an Indian...

We hope to earn revenues from this year, says Twitter co-founder Biz Stone

The world’s biggest modern-day mystery is about to get solved. Doomsayers wondering how microblogging service Twitter is ever going to earn revenues h...

India@Cannes: Leo Burnett brings first metal, Teach India disappoints

It has been one of the slowest starts for India at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival. Courtesy Leo Burnett, India has one Bronze Pro...

THE CANNES DIARY- Ashwani Singla

For me, a first time participant to the festival it was both about learning and taking in the environment at the same time. So whilst I absorbed the s...

39 Indian works in Outdoor Lions; 4 in Radio Lions shortlisted

Apart from the Press Lions and Media Lions, the Radio Lions and Outdoor Lions were also announced at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festiv...

11 Indian entries shortlisted in Media Lions & 10 works in Press Lions

The shortlists for the Media Lions and Press Lions were announced on June 22, 2009 at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival 2009. India...

@Cannes09: Is Indian PR not up to the mark?

<i>Bambaiyya</i> Hindi, one would’ve said <i>Izzat ka ho gaya royal falooda</i>. But for our big and prosperous PR industry, or at least for observer...

From merely transacting to creating an experience: Coca Cola & Sapient show how

The Coca-Cola Company has been taking various steps, on the global level to “enhance consumer experience” even if that meant changing it on the on-gro...

Publicis Ambience, Publicis India & 2 from Leo Burnett shortlisted in Promo Lions

Promo Lions have four Indian works that have made the cut. These include one each from Publicis Ambience and Publicis India, and two from Leo Burnett...

Ogilvy, JWT, Leo Burnett, Rediffusion, Contract, McCann & BBC World Service shortlisted in Direct

There are only seven entries that have made it to the Direct Lions shortlist. These include one each from Ogilvy India, JWT India, Leo Burnett India,...

India draws a blank in PR Lions

A disappointing start greets Indian delegates at Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival 2009 with India scoring zilch in the inaugural PR Lio...

India@Cannes: Delegates down by 50 pc; entries down by 11 pc

Number of representatives from India at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival looked dwindling, as only 70 delegates registered this yea...

Delegates & Entries down, but the Lions’ spirit is not

The Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival 2009 kicked off in its full glory on June 21, 2009. Much as it has been for every industry, the Ca...

Cannes Lions 2009: Y&R presents Roger Daltrey and Harvey Goldsmith

Y&R’s Global Chairman and CEO, Hamish McLennan, will be bringing to Cannes Lions 2009 Roger Daltrey and Harvey Goldsmith. The two music industry giant...

Cannes Lions 2009: Chax, Sujata Keshavan Guha, Leena Basrur among jury members

Cannes Lions 2009 has announced the jury members of the Design, Direct and Outdoor Lions’ juries. Quite a few Indians have made it to the jury list th...

Cannes Lions 2009: Meera Sharath Chandra, Atul Nath, Ashish Khazanchi on jury list

Close on the heels of Lynn de Souza being appointed on the Cannes Lions 2009 media jury, more Indians have been announced on various Cannes juries. Th...

Lynn de Souza on Cannes Lions 2009 media jury

Media Lions jury for the 56th Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival has been announced. Representing India this year on the jury is Lynn de...