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Channing Tatum’s Volvo parody named as the most-viewed ad spoof of 2013

December 20, 2013


Channing Tatum’s parody of Volvo’s “the epic split” commercial, featuring Jean-Claude Van Damme, is the most-viewed ad spoof of 2013 with more than 12.7 million online views. The spoof features the actor on the set of the 22 Jump Street sequel recreating the original …

People

December 19, 2013


Social@Ogilvy gets a new global chief. Read more: http://bit.ly/19VEOO0

Industry

December 19, 2013


Interpublic Group-owned DraftFCB has acquired the independent creative agency Inferno in a takeover deal that could value the agency as much as £20 million. Read more: http://bit.ly/1cCFzfC

Account Moves

December 19, 2013


B&Q and Karmarama part ways on £40m ad account. Read more: http://bit.ly/1cdbCYL Liberty Mutual names Havas Worldwide New York as creative agency of record. Read more: http://bit.ly/1ho2bVS

New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising Debuts New Trophies Designed by Stefan Sagmeister and Jessica Walsh

December 18, 2013


New York, NY – December 18, 2013: New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising™ revealed their new trophies’ design created by Stefan Sagmeister and Jessica Walsh from the revered New York design firm Sagmeister & Walsh. The five newly crafted trophies, inspired by…