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3 days ago

Instagram hails the power of self-discovery in global brand campaign

The film was conceptualised by Johannes Leonardo with Facebook’s in-house shop Creative X.

4 days ago

How did we get here? Merlee Jayme discusses why sexual harassment has permeated the ad industry

Dentsu International's Apac creative leader has been a prominent voice on harassment within the industry for several years. She is “pissed” that it allegedly slipped through the cracks at her own agency. Now she wants to see action

4 days ago

Wavemaker appoints global investment and HR chiefs to 'diverse' leadership team

CEO Toby Jenner's revamped leadership to be completed with 'imminent' appointment of global chief transformation officer

Sep 21, 2021

Omnicom beats Publicis to clinch Mercedes' global agency consolidation

In an unusual move, Omnicom buys two German agencies that already work with the client

Sep 20, 2021

Sexual harassment 'rampant' in the ad industry and has been ‘covered up’: Philippines women's organisation Gabriela

A surge of new reports from women in the Philippines ad industry—including five against Herbert Hernandez—depict a culture of sexualisation that normalises workplace harassment, a lack of policies to prevent or deal with cases, and alarming reports of agency coverups

Sep 16, 2021

How does adland solve its talent crunch?

The problem may be linked to the pandemic, but the right solutions can offer long-term benefits