BBDO San Francisco

San Francisco, United States

Full Service

Network Description

Who We Are:
BBDO is the world's most awarded and effective advertising agency with 15,000 employees in 289 offices across 81 countries.

Our Mission:
In 1989, our Courts Furnishing client said, “I just want to sell more carpet.” It was a simple request, but one that continues to get to the core of why we exist. Because we’re here to create great work that works great.

We help our clients ‘sell more’ through The Work. The Work. The Work.

- Work that changes consumer behavior.
- Work that tells a brand’s story across all channels and mediums.
- Work that is an economic multiplier for our clients businesses.

We believe, quite simply, that in the absence of great work, nothing else matters. 

Contacts

New Business

Jim Lesser
President & CEO
Phone: (+1) 415-808-6261

New Business

William Jones
New Business
Phone: (+1) 7732638576

Team

Number of Employees: 90
William Jones
New Business
Phone: (+1) 7732638576
Jim Lesser
President & CEO
Phone: (+1) 415-808-6261

Campaigns

  • Advertiser: Mattel, Inc.
  • Brand: Barbie
  • Name: Imagine The Possibilities
  • Advertiser: Effem / Mars
  • Brand: Cesar Canine Cuisine
  • Name: Woman's Best Friend Too
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Cesar
  • Name: Tastes Like Happy
  • Advertiser: Mattel, Inc.
  • Brand: Barbie
  • Name: You Can Be Anything
  • Advertiser: Mattel, Inc.
  • Brand: Barbie
  • Name: The Evolution of Barbie
  • Advertiser: Seeds of Change
  • Brand: Seeds of Change
  • Name: Save The Flavors
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Uncle Ben's
  • Name: HomeworkDirect
  • Advertiser: Wells Fargo
  • Brand: Wells Fargo
  • Name: Together We'll Go Far
  • Advertiser: 826 Valencia
  • Brand: 826 Valencia
  • Name: Snow
  • Advertiser: Wells Fargo Bank
  • Brand: Wells Fargo
  • Name: Get Banking Done
  • Advertiser: Gallo Family Vineyards
  • Brand: Barefoot Wine & Bubbly
  • Name: One Beach Film
  • Advertiser: Flamingo Las Vegas
  • Brand: Flamingo Las Vegas
  • Name: Forever Fabulous
  • Advertiser: Flamingo Las Vegas
  • Brand: Flamingo Las Vegas
  • Name: Forever Fabulous
  • Advertiser: Barefoot Cellars
  • Brand: Barefoot Wines
  • Name: One Beach Mural Trash Poster
  • Advertiser: Mars Petcare
  • Brand: Nutro
  • Name: NUTRO "Beach" Spot
  • Advertiser: Mars Petcare
  • Brand: Nutro
  • Name: What's Real?
  • Advertiser: Goodwill and Levis
  • Brand: Goodwill and Levis
  • Name: The Care Tag
  • Advertiser: Conservation International
  • Brand: Conservation International
  • Name: Team Earth
  • Advertiser: California Lottery
  • Brand: Mega Millions
  • Name: Snow - Mega Millions
  • Advertiser: Comcast
  • Brand: Comcast Sports Network
  • Name: Spatula
  • Advertiser: Comcast
  • Brand: Comcast Sports Network
  • Name: Pants
  • Advertiser: Comcast
  • Brand: Comcast Sports Network
  • Name: Goggles
  • Advertiser: Gallo Family Vineyards
  • Brand: Gallo
  • Name: All (60 sec)
  • Advertiser: Henkel AG & Co.
  • Brand: Got2B
  • Name: Texture - Got2B
  • Advertiser: Keep California Beautiful
  • Brand: Keep California Beautiful
  • Name: Beach Party
  • Advertiser: Keep California Beautiful
  • Brand: Keep California Beautiful
  • Name: Mobsters
  • Advertiser: Comcast
  • Brand: Comcast Sports Network
  • Name: As - Comcast
  • Advertiser: Air New Zealand
  • Brand: Air New Zealand
  • Name: Inspiring Journeys - ANZ
  • Advertiser: Air New Zealand
  • Brand: Air New Zealand
  • Name: Return a Kiwi - ANZ
  • Advertiser: Mars, Inc.
  • Brand: Cesar
  • Name: I Promise - Cesar
  • Advertiser: Barefoot Cellars
  • Brand: Barefoot Wine
  • Name: Talking Trash
  • Advertiser: California Coastal Commission
  • Brand: California Coastal Commission
  • Name: Coastal Cleanup Day
  • Advertiser: Pima Air And Space Museum
  • Brand: Pima Air & Space Museum
  • Name: Great Paper Airplane Project

Awards

Award Distinction Category Brand Year
Epica Awards Bronze Online & Viral Films Barbie 2016
Epica Awards Bronze Public Interest - Environment California Coastal Commission 2015
AICP Show Winner Performance/Dialogue Barbie 2016
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Silver Lion Social Video Barbie 2016
CLIO Awards Bronze Direction Barbie 2016
CLIO Awards Shortlist Commercials (between thirty [30] seconds and sixty [60] seconds) Barbie 2016
CLIO Awards Shortlist Integrated Campaign Barbie 2016
D&AD Impact Wood Pencil Marketing Campaign Barbie 2016
International Food and Beverage Creative Excellence Awards - FAB Awards FAB Experiential Campaign Seeds of Change 2016
Kinsale Shark Advertising Festival Shortlisted Leisure, Entertainment, Computer Gaming, Lottery, Gambling, Travel & Tourism, Publications & Media Barbie 2016
LIA Silver Direction Barbie 2016
Art Directors Annual Awards Silver Ambient Environmental / Stunts Guerilla Pima Air & Space Museum 2013
EFFIE USA Gold Small Budgets / Products Pima Air & Space Museum 2013
EFFIE USA Silver Culture & the Arts Pima Air & Space Museum 2013
The New York Festivals World's Best Advertising Gold World Medal Travel, Tourism & Leisure Pima Air & Space Museum 2013
The One Show Gold Pencil Design Does / Industrial Design Pima Air & Space Museum 2013
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Silver Lion Entertainment & Leisure Pima Air & Space Museum 2012
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Gold Lion Branded Content Pima Air & Space Museum 2012
EFFIE USA Gold Single Impact Engagement CSN Bay Area 2012
LIA Bronze Non-Traditional: Live Events - Beyond Advertising Pima Air & Space Museum 2012
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity Finalist Titanium Goodwill and Levis 2010

Clients

Advertiser Brand Business Sector Type of Work since
Effem / Mars Cesar Canine Cuisine Food
Effem / Mars Goodnessknows Chocolate, Bars, Candies, Chewing-Gum
Effem / Mars Nutro Food
Effem / Mars Uncle Ben's Rice, Pasta, Dehydrated Vegetables & Cereals
Hewlett-Packard HP Consumer Electronics & Audio-Visual
Mattel, Inc. Barbie Toys & Games
Mattel, Inc. Fisher Price Toys & Games
Mattel, Inc. Hot Wheels Toys & Games
Wells Fargo Wells Fargo Banking & Financial Services, Investments, Stock Brokers
  • Television
Mars, Inc. Cesar, Nutro, Uncle Bens Food
  • Television & Cinema
  • Digital
  • Promotion & Event
  • Outdoor/Out of Home
  • Radio
  • Research & Others
1995
Vail Resorts Management Company Vail, Breckenridge, Heavenly, Northstar Hotels, Resorts
  • Television & Cinema
  • Digital
  • Print
  • Promotion & Event
  • Outdoor/Out of Home
2010