BBDO Worldwide, Inc.

New York, United States

Full Service

Philosophy & Competitive Advantages

In 1891, a small agency named Batten Company opened in a single room on Park Row in New York City. In subsequent years, it thrived and, in 1928, merged with Barton, Durstine and Osborn.

Thus, BBDO was born.

Today, BBDO Worldwide is 15,000 people in 289 agencies across 81 countries, all focused on:

The Work. The Work. The Work.

 

Recognition:

Most Effective Network in the World, Global Effie Effectiveness Index 2011, 2014, 2015
Network of the Year, Cannes Festival, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011
Network of the Year, The Gunn Report, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014
Network of the Year, The Big Won Report as Most Creative Network Across All
Communications Platforms, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2014
Global Network of the Year, Adweek Magazine, 2011, 2014
Network of the Year, Campaign Magazine, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2011 

@bbdoworldwide 

Network Description

The BBDO world is big, but more importantly, it’s strong. With 289 offices in 81 countries we have a world class agency in every market that’s meaningful. And yet, we act like a global boutique. 

Contacts

New Business

Human Resources

Public Relations

Laurie Ben-Haim
Assistant Manager
Phone: (+1) 212 459 5000

New Business

Human Resources

Public Relations

Michele Corcoran
Worldwide Liaison
Phone: (+1) 212 459-5898

New Business

Human Resources

Public Relations

Andrew Robertson
President, Chief Executive Officer, BBDO Worldwide
Phone: (+1) 212-459-6299

Team

Andrew Robertson
President, Chief Executive Officer, BBDO Worldwide
Phone: (+1) 212-459-6299
David Lubars
Chairman, Chief Creative Officer, BBDO North America
Phone: (+1) 212 459-5000
John Osborn
President, CEO, BBDO New York
Phone: (+1) 212-459-5578
Crystal Rix
Chief Marketing Officer
Phone: (+1) 212.459.6242
Troy Ruhanen
Deputy Chairman, BBDO North America

Roy Elvove
EVP, Corporate Communications Director, BBDO North America
Phone: (+1) 212 459-5797
Michele Corcoran
Worldwide Liaison
Phone: (+1) 212 459-5898
Andrew Robertson
President, Chief Executive Officer, BBDO Worldwide
Phone: (+1) 212-459-6299
Laurie Ben-Haim
Assistant Manager
Phone: (+1) 212 459 5000

Campaigns

  • Advertiser: Grey Goose
  • Brand: Grey Goose
  • Name: La Pursuit
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: SNICKERS
  • Name: Hungry Mistakes
  • Advertiser: Sneaker Freaker Magazine
  • Brand: Sneaker Freaker Magazine
  • Name: Sneaker Dreams
  • Advertiser: PepsiCo Inc.
  • Brand: Pepsi Max
  • Name: Genius
  • Advertiser: Visa International
  • Brand: Visa
  • Name: #StreetTaps
  • Advertiser: Foot Locker
  • Brand: Foot Locker
  • Name: It's Really Happening
  • Advertiser: Wells Fargo
  • Brand: Wells Fargo
  • Name: Together We'll Go Far
  • Advertiser: BT Group
  • Brand: BT
  • Name: Ewan McGregor
  • Advertiser: Lowe's
  • Brand: Lowe's
  • Name: Hyper Made
  • Advertiser: AT&T Inc.
  • Brand: AT&T
  • Name: There's a Film Lover in All of Us
  • Advertiser: Mars Petcare
  • Brand: Sheba
  • Name: Snap, Peel, Slurp, Purr
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: SNICKERS®
  • Name: Tax Day 2015
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: Guinness
  • Name: Bringing It Home
  • Advertiser: Daimler AG
  • Brand: Smart
  • Name: Sorry
  • Advertiser: Homes for Britain
  • Brand: Homes for Britain
  • Name: Housing Crisis
  • Advertiser: Dolmio
  • Brand: Dolmio
  • Name: The Dolmio Pepper Hacker
  • Advertiser: General Electric Company
  • Brand: GE
  • Name: Invention Donkey
  • Advertiser: PC World
  • Brand: Curry's
  • Name: Perfect
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Uncle Ben's
  • Name: Ben’s Beginners
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: SNICKERS
  • Name: April Fools 2015
  • Advertiser: Lowe's
  • Brand: Lowe's
  • Name: Glow-in-the-Dark Cat Hat
  • Advertiser: Department for Transport
  • Brand: THINK!
  • Name: Stripes & Driving
  • Advertiser: PC World
  • Brand: Currys PC World
  • Name: Tech for the life you dream of…
  • Advertiser: 826 Valencia
  • Brand: 826 Valencia
  • Name: Snow
  • Advertiser: PepsiCo Inc.
  • Brand: Mountain Dew
  • Name: It All Starts With a Kick
  • Advertiser: Museum of Childhood
  • Brand: Museum of Childhood
  • Name: See the world through a child's eyes
  • Advertiser: Johnson & Johnson Corporation
  • Brand: Johnson's BAby
  • Name: So Much More
  • Advertiser: SCA Group
  • Brand: Tena Men
  • Name: Keep Control
  • Advertiser: Homes for Britain
  • Brand: Homes for Britain
  • Name: What house can you buy?
  • Advertiser: Health and Safety Authority
  • Brand: Health and Safety Authority
  • Name: Otto Pilot
  • Advertiser: Cancer Research UK
  • Brand: Cancer Research UK
  • Name: The Lump
  • Advertiser: Department for Transport
  • Brand: THINK!
  • Name: THINK! Drug Drive Paranoia
  • Advertiser: Childhope
  • Brand: Una Mano per i Bambini
  • Name: Revised Supers
  • Advertiser: Mars/M&Ms
  • Brand: M&Ms
  • Name: Big Movie
  • Advertiser: Lowe's
  • Brand: Lowe's
  • Name: #LowesFixinSix
  • Advertiser: R. Twinings Ltd.
  • Brand: Twinings
  • Name: Drink it all in
  • Advertiser: Manila Bulletin
  • Brand: Manila Bulletin
  • Name: Manila Bulletin Footbridge Single
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Mars, Inc.
  • Name: Winning
  • Advertiser: Wells Fargo Bank
  • Brand: Wells Fargo
  • Name: Get Banking Done
  • Advertiser: Carnival Cruise Lines
  • Brand: Carnival Cruise Lines
  • Name: Superbowl 2015
  • Advertiser: American Family Insurance
  • Brand: American Family Insurance
  • Name: #DreamFearlessly
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: M&M’s
  • Name: Crispy M&M's Are Back
  • Advertiser: PepsiCo Inc.
  • Brand: Pepsi
  • Name: Chain Reaction
  • Advertiser: Proviz 360
  • Brand: Proviz REFLECT 360 jacket
  • Name: Out of the dark
  • Advertiser: Sandy Hook Promise
  • Brand: Sandy Hook Promise
  • Name: Protect Our Kids
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Skittles
  • Name: A Skittles Documentary
  • Advertiser: PepsiCo Inc.
  • Brand: Pepsi Max
  • Name: Time Tunnel
  • Advertiser: Eurostar
  • Brand: EUROSTAR
  • Name: Stories Are Waiting
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: GUINNESS
  • Name: Made Of Black
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: GUINNESS
  • Name: Made Of Black
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: GUINNESS
  • Name: Made Of Black
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: GUINNESS
  • Name: Made Of Black
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: GUINNESS
  • Name: Made Of Black
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: GUINNESS
  • Name: Made Of Black
  • Advertiser: Federal Express
  • Brand: Fedex
  • Name: Show the World
  • Advertiser: Sainsbury's
  • Brand: Sainsbury's
  • Name: Christmas is for Sharing
  • Advertiser: Smart
  • Brand: Smart ForTwo
  • Name: Smart se mesure à la concurrence.
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: Guinness
  • Name: Made of More
  • Advertiser: AT&T Inc.
  • Brand: at&t
  • Name: Hello
  • Advertiser: Foot Locker
  • Brand: Adidas Pure Boost Chill
  • Name: In the sneakers of Theo Walcott
  • Advertiser: AT&T Inc.
  • Brand: at&t
  • Name: The Networkers
  • Advertiser: Federal Express
  • Brand: FedEx Express
  • Name: One Rate
  • Advertiser: Foot Locker
  • Brand: Foot Locker
  • Name: Kyrie in the Air
  • Advertiser: Federal Express
  • Brand: FedEx
  • Name: Delivery Manager
  • Advertiser: Foot Locker
  • Brand: Foot Locker
  • Name: Trending in NYC
  • Advertiser: Asian Football Cup 2011
  • Brand: Asian Football Cup 2011
  • Name: Warriors
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Snickers
  • Name: Bear
  • Advertiser: DB Breweries Ltd.
  • Brand: Monteith's Crushed Cider
  • Name: Sorry About the Twigs, Folks
  • Advertiser: Foot Locker
  • Brand: Foot Locker
  • Name: Approved
  • Advertiser: Foot Locker
  • Brand: Foot Locker
  • Name: All Runners Welcome
  • Advertiser: Bradesco Seguros
  • Brand: Bradesco Seguros
  • Name: Fake Ad
  • Advertiser: General Electric Company
  • Brand: GE
  • Name: Firsts
  • Advertiser: ALMAP BBDO
  • Brand: Getty Images
  • Name: From Love to Bingo
  • Advertiser: National September 11 Memorial & Museum
  • Brand: 9/11 Memorial Museum
  • Name: History Remembered
  • Advertiser: AkzoNobel
  • Brand: Dulux
  • Name: Paint Bank
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: M&M's
  • Name: Better With M&M's
  • Advertiser: AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2011
  • Brand: AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2011
  • Name: It's a Boy
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Pedigree
  • Name: Feed The Good
  • Advertiser: Nedbank
  • Brand: Nedbank
  • Name: Recycled Plastic Billboard
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Snickers
  • Name: You're Not You When You're Hungry
  • Advertiser: Casa do Zezinho
  • Brand: Casa do Zezinho
  • Name: The Cloak of Invisibility
  • Advertiser: Nike
  • Brand: Nike
  • Name: Nike Air Live Show
  • Advertiser: Hewlett-Packard
  • Brand: HP
  • Name: Megaprint
  • Advertiser: Volkswagen
  • Brand: Volkswagen
  • Name: Blind Spot
  • Advertiser: Panamericana School of Art and Design
  • Brand: Panamericana School of Art and Design
  • Name: Panamericana School of Art and Design
  • Advertiser: AB Inbev
  • Brand: Bud Light
  • Name: Up for Whatever
  • Advertiser: CSC Brands, L.P.
  • Brand: Campbell's
  • Name: Campbell's iAd
  • Advertiser: Lowe's
  • Brand: Lowe's
  • Name: Never Stop Improving
  • Advertiser: Volkswagen
  • Brand: Volkswagen
  • Name: Das Auto
  • Advertiser: Daimler AG
  • Brand: Smart
  • Name: Hotdog
  • Advertiser: Visa International
  • Brand: Visa Checkout
  • Name: Everywhere You Want to Be
  • Advertiser: Procter & Gamble
  • Brand: Gillette
  • Name: The Art of Shaving
  • Advertiser: General Motors Corp.
  • Brand: Chevrolet
  • Name: Chevrolet Taxi University
  • Advertiser: Procter & Gamble
  • Brand: Braun
  • Name: Mourinho
  • Advertiser: Procter & Gamble
  • Brand: Braun Series 5
  • Name: Bleibtreu
  • Advertiser: FedEX
  • Brand: FedEx
  • Name: Zombie
  • Advertiser: General Electric Company
  • Brand: GE
  • Name: Imagination at Work
  • Advertiser: AT&T Inc.
  • Brand: at&t
  • Name: Rethink Possible
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: Guinness
  • Name: Made of More
  • Advertiser: Export Gold
  • Brand: Export Gold
  • Name: Beer the Untold Story
  • Advertiser: Diageo
  • Brand: Guinness
  • Name: Alive Inside - Guinness
  • Advertiser: AT&T Inc.
  • Brand: at&t
  • Name: Mobilizing Your World
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Snickers
  • Name: You're Not You When You're Hungry
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Cesar
  • Name: Love Them Back
  • Advertiser: Department for Transport
  • Brand: Think!
  • Name: Road Safety
  • Advertiser: Pizza Hut
  • Brand: Pizza Hut
  • Name: Pizza and So Much More
  • Advertiser: Pizza Hut
  • Brand: Pizza Hut
  • Name: Crown Crust
  • Advertiser: Maritime & Coastguards Agency
  • Brand: Maritime & Coastguards Agency
  • Name: In the water, Fraserburgh Beach
  • Advertiser: Research In Motion Limited
  • Brand: Blackberry
  • Name: Calendar of Tales
  • Advertiser: PC World Currys Megastores
  • Brand: Currys PC World
  • Name: We Start With You
  • Advertiser: Department for Transport
  • Brand: DfT
  • Name: Country Roads
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Snickers
  • Name: Mr Bean Kung Fu
  • Advertiser: Barefoot Cellars
  • Brand: Barefoot Wine
  • Name: Talking Trash
  • Advertiser: General Electric Company
  • Brand: GE
  • Name: Enhance Your Lighting
  • Advertiser: Visa International
  • Brand: Visa
  • Name: Everywhere You Want to Be
  • Advertiser: Starbucks Corporation
  • Brand: Starbucks
  • Name: Get Together
  • Advertiser: H.J. Heinz
  • Brand:
  • Name: It Has to Be Heinz
  • Advertiser: New World Supermarkets
  • Brand: New World
  • Name: The Fruit & Vege Pro
  • Advertiser: California Coastal Commission
  • Brand: California Coastal Commission
  • Name: Coastal Cleanup Day
  • Advertiser: General Electric Company
  • Brand: GE
  • Name: The Boy Who Beeps
  • Advertiser: CVS Caremark Corporation
  • Brand: CVS Health
  • Name: Health Is Everything
  • Advertiser: Global Commission on Drug Policy
  • Brand: GCDP
  • Name: The War on Drugo
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Twix Bites
  • Name: TWIX Bites
  • Advertiser: Visa International
  • Brand: Visa
  • Name: Rango&Fish
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Pedigree
  • Name: Change
  • Advertiser: Volkswagen
  • Brand: Volkswagen
  • Name: Kombi Last Wishes
  • Advertiser: Volkswagen
  • Brand: Volkswagen
  • Name: Side Assist
  • Advertiser: Visa International
  • Brand: Visa
  • Name: Everywhere You Want to Be
  • Advertiser: Philippines Department of Tourism
  • Brand: The Philippines
  • Name: It's More Fun in the Philippines
  • Advertiser: Volkswagen
  • Brand: Volkswagen
  • Name: Authorized Services
  • Advertiser: OPPO
  • Brand: OPPO
  • Name: Fine More
  • Advertiser: Gol Linhas Aereas
  • Brand: GOL Airlines
  • Name: Toy Plane
  • Advertiser: Daimler AG
  • Brand: Smart
  • Name: open your mind
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: M&M's
  • Name: Better With M&M's
  • Advertiser: PepsiCo Inc.
  • Brand: Mountain Dew
  • Name: Skate Pinball
  • Advertiser: Pima Air And Space Museum
  • Brand: Pima Air & Space Museum
  • Name: Great Paper Airplane Project
  • Advertiser: Visa International
  • Brand: Visa
  • Name: Dream to Advance

Awards

Award Distinction Category Brand Year
Adweek Global Agency of the Year Global Agency of the Year Global Agency of the Year BBDO 2014
Campaign Brief Network of the Year Network of the Year Network of the Year BBDO 2014
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Yellow Pencil Direct Response/TV & Cinema Advertising Pedigree 2013
CLIO Awards Bronze Television/Cinema Pedigree 2013
Golden Award of Montreux Gold Medal Television / Cinema at&t 2013
Kinsale Shark Advertising Festival Silver Computing, Gaming & Telecommunications at&t 2013
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Bronze Lion Best use or integration of experiential events Mountain Dew 2012
CLIO Awards Bronze Content & Contact Skittles 2012
CLIO Awards Gold Innovative Media Skittles 2012
Golden Award of Montreux Gold Best Use of Digital Skittles 2012
Golden Award of Montreux Gold Online Campaign Skittles 2012
Spikes Asia Gold Spikes Best Use of Brand Sponsorship Integration (where there is no product overtly displayed in the film Pedigree 2012
The New York Festivals World's Best Advertising Bronze World Medal Financial / Investment Services NAB 2012
The New York Festivals World's Best Advertising Bronze World Medal Confections / Snacks Skittles 2012
The New York Festivals World's Best Advertising Bronze World Medal Online Skittles 2012
The New York Festivals World's Best Advertising Gold World Medal Financial / Investment Services NAB 2012
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Bronze Lion Financial products & services Westpac 2011
CLIO Awards Bronze Social Media Autism Speaks 2011
CLIO Awards Silver Innovative Media Billboard 2011
CLIO Awards Bronze Integrated Campaign Billboard 2011
Kinsale Shark Advertising Festival Silver Campaign of 2 or more Snickers 2011
Kinsale Shark Advertising Festival Gold Food Snickers 2011
LIA Bronze Winner Confections/Snacks Campaign Skittles 2011
LIA Bronze Winner Confections/Snacks Campaign Skittles 2011
LIA Bronze Winner Confections/Snacks Campaign Skittles 2011
LIA Bronze Winner Confections/Snacks Campaign Skittles 2011
LIA Bronze Winner Confections/Snacks Campaign Skittles 2011
LIA Bronze Winner Direction Export Gold 2011
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Network of the Year 2010
CLIO Awards Network of the Year 2010
The Big Won Network of the Year 2010
The Gunn Report Network of the Year 2010
The Webby Awards Network of the Year 2010
ACT Responsible Tributes Autism Awareness 2009
ACT Responsible Tributes Autism Awareness 2009
ACT Responsible Tributes Autism Awareness 2009
ACT Responsible Tributes Autism Awareness 2009
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Network of the Year 2009
CLIO Awards Network of the Year 2009
The Big Won Network of the Year 2009
The Gunn Report Network of the Year 2009
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Network of the Year 2008
The Big Won Network of the Year 2008
The Gunn Report Network of the Year 2008
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Network of the Year 2007
The Big Won Network of the Year 2007
The Gunn Report Network of the Year 2007
International ANDY Awards MERIT TELEVISION SINGLES: 30 AND UNDER 1992
International ANDY Awards ANDY AWARD Television 1992
International ANDY Awards ANDY AWARD Television 1992
International ANDY Awards ANDY AWARD Television 1992
International ANDY Awards MERIT TELEVISION SINGLES: 30 AND OVER 1992
International ANDY Awards ANDY AWARD TELEVISION 1992
International ANDY Awards ANDY AWARD TELEVISION 1992
International ANDY Awards ANDY AWARD TELEVISION 1992
International ANDY Awards MERIT TELEVISION CAMPAIGNS: 30 AND OVER 1992
International ANDY Awards MERIT TELEVISION CAMPAIGNS: 30 AND OVER 1992
International ANDY Awards MERIT TELEVISION CAMPAIGNS: 30 AND OVER 1992
International ANDY Awards MERIT TELEVISION SINGLES: 30 AND OVER 1992
International ANDY Awards MERIT TELEVISION SINGLES: 30 AND OVER 1992
International ANDY Awards MERIT TELEVISION SINGLES: 30 AND OVER 1992
International ANDY Awards MERIT MAGAZINE SINGLES 1992
International ANDY Awards Excellence Beverages,Non-Alcoholic/Television 1990
International ANDY Awards Excellence Automotive/Television 1990
International ANDY Awards Excellence Automotive/Television 1990
International ANDY Awards Excellence Entertainment Related Products/Television over 1990
International ANDY Awards Excellence Entertainment Related Products/Television over 1990
International ANDY Awards Excellence Entertainment Related Products/Television over 1990

Clients

Advertiser Brand Business Sector Type of Work since
PepsiCo Inc. Tropicana Fruit Juices & Drinks
2016
Bayer HealthCare LLC Bayer OTC Medicines (Pain Relievers, Cold & Flu, ...)
1994
CSC Brands, L.P. Campbell's Soups Soups, Stuffing, Cooked Sauces
1954
Daimler AG Mercedes-Benz Automotive
1980
Diageo Guinness Draught, Red Stripe, Harp Lager, Smithwicks Alcoholic
2001
Emirates Airlines Emirates Airlines, Airports, Railways, Bus Lines, Ferries & Cruises
2010
FedEX FedEx Postal, Courier & Shipping Services
1989
Fonterra Fonterra Brands, Corporate, Ingredients Dairy Products & Eggs
2006
General Electric Company appliances, corporate marketing, lighting, plastics Industrial Equipment & Machinery
1920
GlaxoSmithKline Avandia, Malarone, Twinrix Health & Pharmaceutical Products
2004
Henkel AG & Co. Henkel Cosmetics and Hair Care Cosmetics, Beauty Products & Perfumes
1971
Hewlett-Packard HP Consumer Electronics & Audio-Visual
2006
Hyatt Corporation Hyatt Hotels Hotels, Resorts
2007
Johnson & Johnson Corporation Johnson & Johnson Hygiene & Personal Care Products
2001
Mars, Inc. M&Ms, Snickers, Kudos, Milky Way, Mars Bars, Dove, Twix, Pedigree, Whiskas Chocolate, Bars, Candies, Chewing-Gum
1995
Monster.com Monster.com Online Recruitment Services
2007
PepsiCo Inc. PepsiCo Beverages
1960
Procter & Gamble Gillette, Venus Shaving
1966
Research In Motion Limited Blackberry Telecommunications Services
2011