It’s a Carnival for new Kia marketing campaign

1+ Kia has debuted the all-new 2022 Carnival MPV in a multifaceted marketing campaign, the centerpiece of which is a :43-second broadcast spot entitled “What Else Ya Got?” The spot, created by David&Goliath, illustrates how the Kia Carnival MPV offers active consumers a host of benefits to support their busy lives and stakes Carnival as … Continue reading “It’s a Carnival for new Kia marketing campaign”

Kia Motors accelerates the good of high school football

1+ While Kia announced it would not be running a new spot on the Super Bowl, the auto carmaker will be blitzing Sunday on behalf of America’s high school football teams. As America readies for the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Kia Motors America will focus on giving back directly to young … Continue reading “Kia Motors accelerates the good of high school football”

Kia passes on Super Bowl to focus on America’s youth

1+ After a decade of creative and award-winning Super Bowl campaigns, Kia will not be advertising in Super Bowl LV. Instead, the brand will expand its charitable initiatives in support of America’s youth. Kia’s “Accelerate The Good” program began in 2019 when the Great Unknowns Scholarship was established to help young people in need get … Continue reading “Kia passes on Super Bowl to focus on America’s youth”

David&Goliath turn Kia Sorento into storytelling machine

1+ As storytellers, we need the right inspiration and tools in which to convey and translate our experiences. And the world is full of stories, even more so during a pandemic, that are just waiting to be told. In the latest innovative creative campaign for Kia Motors by David&Goliath, Kia introduced the all-new 2021 Sorento, a … Continue reading “David&Goliath turn Kia Sorento into storytelling machine”

Lisa Tanner joins David&Goliath as new Managing Director for Kia

1+ David Angelo, Founder & Chairman of integrated creative agency David&Goliath  announces appointment of Lisa Tanner as Managing Director. Reporting to D&G’s President, Yumi Prentice, Tanner’s primary responsibilities on the management team will be to lead the overall Kia business and integrated efforts with all partner agencies.  “Lisa’s impressive experience and expertise in the industry, whether … Continue reading “Lisa Tanner joins David&Goliath as new Managing Director for Kia”

Kia K5 lands a first-ever flat spin 360-degree stunt

1+ When we first watched this Kia “K5 Live” stunt on the 72nd Emmy Awards broadcast, our initial reaction was a genuine, jaw-dropping f*ck! Upon seeing it again, our reaction was “dope AF!” The latest work from our friends at David&Goliath underscores the fact that Kia K5 may just be the most powerful midsize sedan … Continue reading “Kia K5 lands a first-ever flat spin 360-degree stunt”

Kia’s K5 goes for the red carpet on Emmy broadcast

1+ Kia Motors America’s groundbreaking introduction of the all-new 2021 K5 continues with this weekend’s 72nd Emmy® Awards telecast. In a year full of firsts, Kia, in partnership with the Television Academy, is implementing a first-of-its-kind integration where the K5 will be prominently featured in what are sure to be the most high-profile and unforgettable … Continue reading “Kia’s K5 goes for the red carpet on Emmy broadcast”

Kia, David & Goliath prove K5 sedan is ultimate fun ride

1+ The introduction of Kia’s most powerful midsize sedan ever – the all-new 2021 K5 – continues as Kia Motors America (KMA) has dropped a creative broadcast campaign and embarked on never-before-seen marketing partnerships with network shows including NBC’s America’s Got Talent and the 72nd Emmy® Awards broadcast. The initiatives come hot on the wheels of the first-ever K5 Live “Triple … Continue reading “Kia, David & Goliath prove K5 sedan is ultimate fun ride”

Kia unleashes most powerful midsize sedan in live stream

1+ Kia Motors America today is kicking off a multi-channel marketing campaign in support of the all-new 2021 K5. True to Kia Motors America (KMA) “Give It Everything” philosophy, the wide-reaching, real-time “K5 Live,” effort will reset expectations by placing Kia’s most powerful mid-size sedan in situations previously untouched in this traditionally conservative category.   The … Continue reading “Kia unleashes most powerful midsize sedan in live stream”

“Kia-ck ass” summer ‘The Features Film’ opens

2+ It’s been quite the year for movies or the lack of them. With Warner Bros’ Tenet being pushed back to an unnamed date and with chatter of theaters not reopening until mid-2021, audiences are in dire need of a good ol’ fashioned action blockbuster. Thank god for the creative team David&Goliath and Kia Motors … Continue reading ““Kia-ck ass” summer ‘The Features Film’ opens”

Kia’s new campaign has two words for you, “Road Trip!”

1+ Rooooad trip! Two favorite words to my ears and heart. Who doesn’t love just jumping into your car like, Batman and Robin from the old ’60s series, and just going somewhere? The destination doesn’t matter. It’s the journey that counts. Windows down, the summer breeze blowing through your hair… unless you’re bald. In the … Continue reading “Kia’s new campaign has two words for you, “Road Trip!””

Kia’s “Telluriders” deliver 95K face shields to hospitals

3+ In response to a shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, volunteers called “Telluriders” from Kia Motors’ U.S. headquarters delivered the first of the 95,000 face shields the company is donating to hospitals and medical facilities throughout Southern California to Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo. Subscribe: Sign up for our FREE … Continue reading “Kia’s “Telluriders” deliver 95K face shields to hospitals”

Kia’s ‘Accelerate the Good Program’ to donate $1m to homeless youth

2+ It’s always a bold choice for a brand to NOT show their brand in a new commercial. This is especially true when it comes to a car company – especially now when car sales, like everything else is flat. But that is what Kia and creative agency partner, David&Goliath have done in this Reel … Continue reading “Kia’s ‘Accelerate the Good Program’ to donate $1m to homeless youth”

Lucky Post’s Marc Stone helps Kia deliver action

1+ The hardest working stunt person has a vehicle to match in the new spot for Kia’s new SUV, the 2021 Seltos. Edited by Lucky Post’s Marc Stone for the creators of the TV spot, Inspire Agency, the spot traverses various locations, from city streets to rugged landscapes – showing the style and capability of … Continue reading “Lucky Post’s Marc Stone helps Kia deliver action”

Kia gets aspirational in “tough” Super Bowl spot

2+ What would you tell your younger self trying to make your way through the world? Maybe heap a little wisdom and encouragement on the kid you once were? For Josh Jacobs, who rose from homelessness in middle school to football stardom as an Oakland Raider, it is an inspiring message of hope and determination, that the … Continue reading “Kia gets aspirational in “tough” Super Bowl spot”

Kia releases Super Bowl teaser for 2021 Seltos SUV

1+ Yesterday, we reported on Kia’s use of the Super Bowl to bring awareness and to youth homeless under the #GiveitEverything . Now, we have a new teaser to talk about for the upcoming big game from creative partner, David&Goliath. The spot, introducing, the all-new Kia 2021 Seltos SUV, features a strong and determined young boy, no … Continue reading “Kia releases Super Bowl teaser for 2021 Seltos SUV”

Kia uses Super Bowl to fight youth homelessness

2+ While millions of us will be snacking away on chips and guac, guzzling beer and eating pigs in blankets during this year’s Super Bowl, there will be another group who could care less about the Big Game. That would be the more than 4.2 million young people experiencing homelessness in America. Kia Motors of … Continue reading “Kia uses Super Bowl to fight youth homelessness”

Kia Motors introduces “The Great Unknowns” class

1+ It’s hard to remember many of the spots from previous Super Bowls. Who are we kidding? It’s hard to remember the Super Bowl score unless your team won. That said, one spot the Reel 360 Team still remembers fondly came from Kia and agency David&Goliath. 2019 was the year Kia Motors America took an … Continue reading “Kia Motors introduces “The Great Unknowns” class”

2019 Kia Sorento takes world’s shortest test drive

1+ The Reel 360 Team didn’t see this coming. In the newest spot for Kia Motors America, from creative agency David & Goliath, the agency asks us to ponder the question, “How many features of the 2019 Sorento can you showcase in just over 300 feet?” Their answer lies in the latest spot, directed by … Continue reading “2019 Kia Sorento takes world’s shortest test drive”

Kia Stinger GTS runs with wild horses in west Texas

2+ I don’t remember much about Super Bowl LIII, The Eagles weren’t playing and some team from New England won again, but I do remember the fab Kia spot from El Segundo’s David&Goliath. As a refresher, the story was about the largely unknown West Georgia town—West Point. The spot highlighted the builders and families of … Continue reading “Kia Stinger GTS runs with wild horses in west Texas”