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WPP named Holding Company of the Year

6/28/2011

WPP has been recognised as the Holding Company of the Year by judges at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2011. Omnicom and Publicis are the runners up on points. more...
India ends a good year with 24 Lions

6/27/2011

After the show of 17 Lions last year, 2011 has got India back on track. Indian agencies have won 24 Lions in all -- this is one short of the 25 Lions of 2009, which was the highest India has ever won at Cannes Lions. Mudra and BBDO led the India tally. more...
Josy Paul walks exchange4media through the W.A.L.S. win

6/27/2011

BBDO India’s W.A.L.S, done for P&G’s Gillette, Creative Effectiveness Lions has brought home the inaugural Creative Effectiveness Lions. Josy Paul, Chairman & NCD, BBDO India, shares with exchange4media, what makes this campaign such a news phenomenon and an awards favourite... more...
India needs to win more for big clients: Piyush Pandey

6/27/2011

As the curtains close on Cannes Lions 2011, exchange4media caught up with Ogilvy India’s Executive Chairman and Creative Director, Ogilvy South Asia, Piyush Pandey, on India’s performance this year. more...
BBDO & Gillette’s W.A.L.S. wows in Creative Effectiveness

6/27/2011

Cannes Lions took a big step this year in linking creativity back to effectiveness by launching the Creative Effectiveness Lions. Six winners from four countries have won in the first year. BBDO’s W.A.L.S for Gillette ensured India’s presence on the elite list. more...
Ogilvy’s ‘Train’ leaves with Gold in Film Craft

6/27/2011

Ogilvy India and Nirvana Films won India its third Gold Lion at Cannes Lions 2011. The ‘Train’, done for the Ministry of Railways, was the only entry shortlisted and subsequently awarded in the Film Craft category. “I had worked on this film like a 20-yr old trainee,” divulged Piyush Pandey, speaking on the win. more...
India stacks two more Bronze Lions in Film

6/27/2011

Both shortlisted entries have converted to Bronze Lions in the Film category. Mudra’s Silent Anthem has scored again, and JWT India has got its first and only Lion for this year. more...
Pratap Bose @ Cannes: The greatest creative festival in the world

6/27/2011

As I leave Cannes, something at the back of my head repeatedly tells me that it is all about doing a few things, and doing them brilliantly. Less than 2 per cent of all Indian entries win metal… there’s a lot of truth in those numbers, says Pratap Bose, CEO, Mudra Max. more...
Dheeraj Sinha @ Cannes: Advertising Was Selfish, Engagement Is Social

6/27/2011

While advertising by definition was selfish about what it had to sell, today’s construct of engagement is more worried about what’s socially important. Even if it at times it goes against the logic of your own product, writes Dheeraj Sinha, Regional Planning Director, Bates141. more...
Anil Ralph Thomas @ Cannes: The haul next year will be substantial

6/27/2011

Though McCann Worldgroup didn’t pick up too many metals at Cannes Lions 2011, Anil Ralph Thomas sings off with the promise that the agency’s haul next year would be substantial...
Anil Ralph Thomas @ Cannes: Getting busy with party sessions
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Zenobia Pithawalla @ Cannes: Bringing a woman’s touch to testosterone-driven ad world

6/27/2011

The seminar ‘Beyond mad men’ has Zenobia Pithawalla, ECD, Ogilvy & Mather India, reflecting on the percentage of women in creative leadership roles worldwide and how the buying power of women in the world is more than the buying power of India and China combined... more...
Anil Ralph Thomas @ Cannes: Getting busy with party sessions

6/27/2011

After several gyaan sessions, McCann Worldgroup’s Anil Ralph Thomas lets his hair down as he and his team find the singer within them... more...
O&M’s ‘Train’ chugs away with 1 Film Craft shortlist

6/25/2011

Ogilvy & Mather’s work titled ‘Train’, created for Ministry of Railways, has made it to the shortlist of Film Craft Lions. This is the only entry shortlisted from India out of the total of 33 entries submitted under this category. more...
Indian entries fail to make a mark in Titanium and Integrated Lions

6/25/2011

None of the 11 entries from India has managed to find a place in the Titanium and Integrated Lions shortlist announced at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity on June 24, 2011. more...
BBDO India’s W.A.L.S. paves the path to inaugural Creative Effectiveness Lions shortlist

6/25/2011

Shortlists for the first ever Creative Effectiveness Lions at Cannes Lions have been announced and BBDO India is the sole Indian entry to find a place in this shortlist for its well-known W.A.L.S. campaign. more...
BBDO India W.A.L.S. paves the path to inaugural Creative Effectiveness Lions shortlist

6/24/2011

Shortlists for the first ever Creative Effectiveness Lions at Cannes Lions have been announced and BBDO India is the sole Indian entry to find a place in this shortlist for its well-known W.A.L.S. campaign. more...
Indian entries fail to make a mark in Titanium and Integrated Lions

6/24/2011

None of the 11 entries from India has managed to find a place in the Titanium and Integrated Lions shortlist announced at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity on June 24, 2011. more...
O&M’s ‘Train’ chugs away with 1 Film Craft shortlist

6/24/2011

Ogilvy & Mather’s work titled ‘Train’, created for Ministry of Railways, has made it to the shortlist of Film Craft Lions. This is the only entry shortlisted from India out of the total of 33 entries submitted under this category. more...
Festival explores branded content & mobile for 2012

6/24/2011

As Cannes Lions 2011 begins the sixth day, Festival CEO Philip Thomas, reflects back on the week, and some things that can be expected from the Festival next year. more...
Effie & WARC: Ogilvy Mumbai is APAC’s most effective agency office

6/24/2011

Effie Worldwide and WARC announced the first Global Effectiveness Rankings during the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, which included the most effective agencies, advertisers and brands in APAC. Ogilvy Mumbai was pronounced the Most Effective Individual Agency Office, followed by Lowe Lintas Mumbai. more...
Anil Ralph Thomas @ Cannes: Some masti, some sessions & split eardrums

6/24/2011

McCann Worldgroup’s Anil Ralph Thomas has his moments of fun at TOI’s beach party. The sessions, too, leave him in a mirthful mood – be it the Saatchi New Directors showcase or the McCann seminar or the Ogilvy & Inspire session, featuring Sir Ken Robinson... more...
Of diversity & inclusion - IPG pushes equality at work agenda

6/24/2011

In a power breakfast, IPG officials discussed threadbare the issues that faced women professionals in the advertising industry, and what various companies, including clients, were doing to overcome these hurdles. Speaker Lynn de Souza, Chairman & CEO, Lintas Media Group, explained the India approach. more...
‘Silent Anthem’s ‘Endless Goodbye’ in Film Lions shortlist

6/24/2011

While some Indian delegates were not expecting any recognition in Films this year, some others were shocked that only two Indian entries made it to the shortlist. JWT India opened its Cannes Lions 2011 account with Bharti Airtel’s ‘Endless Goodbye’, and Mudra’s ‘Silent Anthem’ was the other entry to be shortlisted. more...
Mudra & JWT India in Film Lions shortlist

6/23/2011

Keeping alive India’s further Lions hopes, Mudra Communications and JWT India have found place in the Film Lions shortlist. more...
India surpasses 2010 haul; wins 20 Lions

6/23/2011

Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is already looking good for India. Indian agencies have pocketed 20 Lions this year, Mudra leading the charge with a fair margin. India had won 17 Lions in all last year. more...
An ‘Out of the Box’ Gold; India bags 5 Design Lions

6/23/2011

Design Lions has brought much cheer to the Indian camp with Out of the Box bagging a Gold. Mudra Communications took home two Silvers and a Bronze, while TBWA\India scored a Silver Lion. more...
Silver for McCann, Ogilvy in Press; Grey, Mudra win Bronze

6/23/2011

India’s metal tally is steadily picking up at Cannes Lions 2011. McCann Worldgroup and Ogilvy India have both picked up Silvers in Press Lions, while Grey Worldwide India and Mudra Communications have bagged a Bronze Lion each. more...
Anil Ralph Thomas @ Cannes: The solution’s simple, it’s people that are screwed up

6/23/2011

McCann World Group’s Anil Ralph Thomas has a moment of epiphany during Edward De Bono’s seminar and feels a swell of national pride as the world applauds the ‘Gandhi’ font... more...
Dheeraj Sinha @ Cannes: The World Belongs To Tweakers, Not Essentially Innovators

6/23/2011

It’s the power of re-combination, of creating alchemy from the existing, that today’s digital age needs and rewards, says Dheeraj Sinha, Regional Planning Director, Bates141. more...
And the party is back on the beach...

6/23/2011

For some, The Times of India party going back to being hosted on the beach, coupled with India’s growing metals tally, is a sign that things are looking up again... more...
11 metals for India; Mudra leads in points

6/22/2011

Even as BBDO India has two Silvers and one Bronze, and Mudra has two Bronze Lions and one Silver, the shortlists keep Mudra one point ahead of BBDO India. TapRoot, Lodestar UM and McCann Worldgroup tie on number three position. more...
Indian delegates get busy

6/22/2011

Between sessions, exhibitions and meetings around the Palais des Festivals, the Indian delegates have got busy at Cannes. On day three, Cyber’s blank was a dampener for many, but wins in Media, Outdoor & Radio have brought back some busy conversations again. more...
Lodestar leads Media with Gold; Maxus follows

6/22/2011

Media Lions has brought India its first Gold Lions of 2011, courtesy Lodestar UM’s work done for L’Oreal. Maxus India follows with a Silver Lion for Tata Sky. Jury member Nandini Dias, COO, Lodestar UM, speaks to exchange4media on India wins. more...
TapRoot, BBDO & Sorento score in Outdoor

6/22/2011

TapRoot India has won a Silver Outdoor Lion, while BBDO India and Sorento Healthcare Communication have won a Bronze Outdoor Lion each. The elated winners speak to exchange4media on the Lions haul. more...
McCann scoops India’s single Bronze in Radio

6/22/2011

McCann Worldgroup has won the single Bronze awarded to India in the Radio Lions category. Jury Member Nitesh Tiwari, Executive Creative Director, Leo Burnett India said that the simplicity of the idea, and the surprise element, worked for the entry. more...
Sumanto Chattopadhyay @ Cannes: Connecting through words in the digital age

6/22/2011

When we think of social networking, we think smart phones and tablets, but it is the humble SMS that has promoted the kind of connectivity that touches vast swathes of humanity in a meaningful way, says Sumanto Chattopadhyay, ECD South Asia, Ogilvy Mumbai... more...
Sathyamurthy blogs on IPG’s WLN session

6/22/2011

Sathyamurthy NP, President & COO, Lintas Media Group and CEO, Karishma Initiative, sheds light on some interesting insights on creating gender balance in creative roles at IPG’s Women’s Leadership Network session. more...
Anil Ralph Thomas @ Cannes: Some gyaan on selling radio spots

6/22/2011

McCann World Group’s Anil Ralph Thomas has a busy Day 3 attending sessions at Cannes Lions 2011, where he gets some useful tips on selling radio spots to clients and learns about Coke’s new consumer engagement initiatives... more...
Mudra leads Design Lions with six shortlists

6/22/2011

In Design Lions 2011, 12 Indian entries have made it to the shortlist. Mudra Communications leads the chart with six entries. TapRoot India, TBWA\India, Ogilvy & Mather India, Sorento Healhcare, Out of Box and Happy Creative Services have one entry each in the shortlist. more...
Zero India shortlists in Cyber

6/22/2011

After the no show at Direct Lions, there was some more dampener for India as none of the 33 Indian entries for Cyber Lions have made it to that category’s shortlist. more...
Mudra leads Design Lions with six shortlists

6/21/2011

In Design Lions 2011, 12 Indian entries have made it to the shortlist. Mudra Communications leads the chart with six entries. TapRoot India, TBWA\India, Ogilvy & Mather India, Sorento Healhcare, Out of Box and Happy Creative Services have one entry each in the shortlist. more...
Zero India shortlists in Cyber

6/21/2011

After the no show at Direct Lions, there was some more dampener for India as none of the 33 Indian entries for Cyber Lions have made it to that category’s shortlist. more...
Rajdeepak Das @ Cannes: Of dazed wins and iPad fads

6/21/2011

“We came, we saw, we got drunk. When we woke up, we had 14 nominations and two Silver Lions.” Rajdeepak Das, ECD - Mumbai, BBDO India, shares his musings and observations at Cannes Lions 2011… more...
Mudra’s Silent takes it to top; BBDO’s Sutra follows

6/21/2011

At the end of Day Two of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the total score takes Mudra one point ahead of BBDO India. Entries doing the trick are ‘Silent Anthem’ and ‘Shave Sutra’. more...
India scores two Bronze in Promo Lions, courtesy Mudra

6/21/2011

And the Silent Anthem has done it for Mudra Communications in the Promo Lions category, winning the agency two Bronzes. These turned out to be the only two wins of the category. Jury member Brian Tellis of FountainHead did not shy away from stating that the experiential marketing companies that should have won in this category had not even participated. more...
Shiny Silver show from BBDO & Mudra in PR

6/21/2011

While PR Lions on the whole saw a drop in metals awarded, 2011 is India’s best year so far in the category with three Silver Lions. BBDO India was awarded two Silvers for Shave Sutra for Gillette, while Mudra was awarded one Silver for Silent Anthem for Reliance. Jury member, Veena Gidwani, Madison PR, stated that India had good work, but a lot of better work was missing. more...
Direct disappointment deepens

6/21/2011

As India draws another blank in Direct Lions, the disappointment from the category deepens. Contract Advertising’s Raj Nair, who was on the jury this year, speaks to exchange4media on where India is losing out in this category. more...
Anil Ralph Thomas @ Cannes: Separating veterans from newbies

6/21/2011

McCann World Group’s Anil Ralph Thomas writes exclusively for exchange4media from Cannes Lions... more...
Dheeraj Sinha @ Cannes: We Need Culture To Rescue Digital

6/21/2011

The debates and conversations at Cannes Lions 2011 are reflective of what’s keeping the marketing and communications community of the world awake at night, says Dheeraj Sinha, Regional Planning Director, Bates 141, as he blogs for exchange4media from Cannes. more...
Communication with a Cause

6/21/2011

Advertising, or better put, Communication impacts lives. Both agencies and clients have proved this time and again. And global thought leaders, Wunderman’s Daniel Morel and Leo Burnett’s Mark Tutssel, cite some examples on creativity that made a social difference. more...
As Augmented Reality becomes real...

6/21/2011

Technology is driven by people, but what drives people and triggers changes in their media consumption behaviour? PHD’s Worldwide Strategy and Planning Director, Mark Holden, draws the media landscape in 2015. more...
7 India shortlists in Media Lions; BBDO leads tally

6/21/2011

Seven entries from India have made it to the Media Lions shortlist. BBDO India leads tally with three entries shortlisted; Lodestar UM, Maxus India, McCann Worldgroup and Contract Advertising have an entry each. more...
19 pieces of work from India in Press Lions shortlist

6/21/2011

Nineteen pieces of work have made it to the Press Lions shortlist out of a total of 267 entries submitted from India. Mudra has six pieces of work shortlisted. Grey Worldwide, McCann Worldgroup, BBDO India and Ogilvy each have three pieces of work shortlisted. TapRoot India has one entry in the shortlist. more...
Cannes Lion 2011: 11pieces of work make it to Outdoor Lions shortlist

6/21/2011

In Outdoor Lion, a total of 11 pieces of work, comprising five entries, have been shortlisted from India. BBDO India, Sorento Healthcare, Joshbro Communication, TapRoot India and McCann Worldgroup are the competing agencies in this category. more...
McCann Worldgroup dominates India shortlists in Radio Lions

6/21/2011

McCann Worldgroup is the only agency from India that has managed to make it to Radio Lions shortlist. With two pieces of work for Onida DVD Players and one for Radio Mirchi, the agency has a total of three shortlisted entries. more...
7 India shortlists in Media Lions; BBDO leads tally

6/20/2011

Seven entries from India have made it to the Media Lions shortlist. BBDO India leads tally with three entries shortlisted; Lodestar UM, Maxus India, McCann Worldgroup and Contract Advertising have an entry each. more...
Cannes Lion 2011: 11pieces of work make it to Outdoor Lions shortlist

6/20/2011

In Outdoor Lion, a total of 11 pieces of work, comprising five entries, have been shortlisted from India. BBDO India, Sorento Healthcare, Joshbro Communication, TapRoot India and McCann Worldgroup are the competing agencies in this category. more...
19 pieces of work from India in Press Lions shortlist

6/20/2011

Nineteen pieces of work have made it to the Press Lions shortlist out of a total of 267 entries submitted from India. Mudra has six pieces of work shortlisted. Grey Worldwide, McCann Worldgroup, BBDO India and Ogilvy each have three pieces of work shortlisted. TapRoot India has one entry in the shortlist. more...
McCann Worldgroup dominates India shortlists in Radio Lions

6/20/2011

McCann Worldgroup is the only agency from India that has managed to make it to Radio Lions shortlist. With two pieces of work for Onida DVD Players and one for Radio Mirchi, the agency has a total of three shortlisted entries. more...
Cannes Lions: And the metal war has begun...

6/20/2011

As the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity begins, Indian agencies have already begun the race for the metal. Mudra is aggressive at Cannes too and is leading the India shortlist tally in the first three categories. BBDO follows closely behind. more...
India@Cannes: At home, away from home...

6/20/2011

After having sorted any travel and settling-in issues, the India camp is getting comfortable in the sunny Cannes city, discussing who else is here, and who is winning... more...
New strapline, New Awards & Change in Format

6/20/2011

Cannes Lions has introduced Holding Company of the Year award, Creative Effectiveness award & The Lion of St Mark this year. The Festival has made some changes to the Agency of the Year award. It has also introduced more for young marketers and young suits at the Festival. And to reflect all changes, the Festival has also got a strapline this year on. more...
‘Ogilvy & Inspire’ Series brings Sir Ken Robinson to Cannes

6/20/2011

Celebrating the centennial of David Ogilvy’s birth, Ogilvy and Mather is launching an annual series of lectures on inspiration at this year’s Cannes Lions. Sir Ken Robinson, author, education reformer and evangelist of ‘Pervasive Creativity’ will be addressing the inaugural seminar. more...
Cannes Lions: The changing role of the ‘tech team’

6/20/2011

As communication services get more impacted by changing technologies, organisations are ready to shift budgets to riskier activities, including the likes of becoming a publisher and building marketing technology solutions, or in other words, looking for tighter connection with their tech teams. more...
BBDO, Mudra make it to PR Lions shortlist

6/20/2011

This year, three Indian entries have made it to the PR Lions shortlist. BBDO India, Mumbai has two entries shortlisted, while Mudra Communications, Mumbai has one entry shortlisted. more...
Flashed Yesterday: BBDO, Mudra & Creativeland make it to Promo shortlists

6/20/2011

In Promo & Activation Lions, a total of seven entries have been shortlisted from India. BBDO India secures three entries and both Mudra Communication & Creativeland Asia have two entries each. more...
Flashed Yesterday: Mudra, Grey & Contract shortlisted in Direct

6/20/2011

Cannes Lions 2011 got underway on June 19, 2011. And the first of the shortlists – Direct Lions – has been announced. Six entries from India have been shortlisted in Direct Lion category. Mudra Communication has four entries shortlisted, while Grey Worldwide and Contract Advertising have one entry each shortlisted. more...
BBDO, Mudra make it to PR Lions shortlist

6/19/2011

This year, three Indian entries have made it to the PR Lions shortlist. BBDO India, Mumbai has two entries shortlisted, while Mudra Communications, Mumbai has one entry shortlisted. more...
BBDO, Mudra & Creativeland make it to Promo shortlists

6/19/2011

In Promo & Activation Lions, a total of seven entries have been shortlisted from India. BBDO India secures three entries and both Mudra Communication & Creativeland Asia have two entries each. more...
Mudra, Grey & Contract shortlisted in Direct

6/19/2011

Cannes Lions 2011 got underway on June 19, 2011. And the first of the shortlists – Direct Lions – has been announced. Six entries from India have been shortlisted in Direct Lion category. Mudra Communication has four entries shortlisted, while Grey Worldwide and Contract Advertising have one entry each shortlisted. more...
Leo Burnett’s predictions for Cannes Lions 2011

6/17/2011

Leo Burnett is ready with its 24th Cannes Predictions, providing a glimpse into what to expect at the industry’s most prestigious event this year. more...
Record entries this year; India sends 1,177 entries

6/1/2011

A total of 28,828 entries from 90 countries have been submitted to the Cannes Lions 58th International Festival of Creativity, the highest ever in the history of the Festival. India has sent 1,177 entries this year in the 13 categories. more...
Industry’s thumbs up to Creative Effectiveness Awards

1/28/2011

The ad-frat has welcomed the addition of the ‘Creative Effectiveness Awards’ category at the 2011 Cannes Lions and said it validates creativity. Jean-Marie Dru, Chairman, TBWA Worldwide, will chair the jury at the 2011 Cannes Lions Festival. more...
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