Tom Burrell inducted into the One Club Hall of Fame

Iconic advertising pioneer, Tom Burrell, whose illustrious career transformed both the way people of color were portrayed in marketing communications, as well as their roles within the industry itself, will be inducted into The One Club Creative Hall of Fame on September 18.

Burrell joins Susan Hoffman, David Lubars, Rebeca Méndez and Diane Cook-Tench as honorees.

Networking app Clubhouse raises privacy concerns

1+ The kids have TikTok and Triller. Now, there’s something for the adults. A clubhouse if you will. Actually that is the app’s name Clubhouse When I was growing up we had party lines. Essentially group of teens would talk (mostly yell) over a very non-secure line and basically hit on each other. This was … Continue reading “Networking app Clubhouse raises privacy concerns”

Art Directors Club introduces Jury Chairs

1+ Ahead of the holiday break, The Art Directors Club unveiled the first ten Jury Chairs of the ADC 100th Annual Awards. These celebrated creatives from around the world will lead their respective juries in selecting the very best work of the year. ADVERTISING: Dörte Spengler-Ahrens, CCO, Jung Von Matt, Hamburg BRAND/COMMUNICATION DESIGN: Yasu Sasaki, Head of … Continue reading “Art Directors Club introduces Jury Chairs”

Patriots-Chiefs postponed after Newton tests positive

1+ If you were looking forward to Sunday’s game between the Patriots and Chiefs, you will have to wait a bit longer. New England star QB Cam Newton and Kansas City practice squad quarterback Jordan Ta’amu tested positive for the coronavirus, according to multiple reports. Both cases come in the same week that saw 16 Titans … Continue reading “Patriots-Chiefs postponed after Newton tests positive”

Van Jones to keynote ‘Where Are All The Black People’

1+ CNN host and political commentator Van Jones has been announced as the special keynote speaker at Where Are All The Black People (WAATBP), The One Club for Creativity’s annual diversity conference and career happening this year on September 22nd-24th and presented online, free of charge. Van Jones is an Emmy-nominated producer, and for more than 25 years has been a leader … Continue reading “Van Jones to keynote ‘Where Are All The Black People’”

BBDO Atlanta really loves someone that lives here

1+ One of the more challenging aspects of social distancing and working from home is the lack of social contact. At times, it really does feel like we’re living in the world of The Walking Dead or I Am Legend. Human contact, or the lack of it, can lead to severe depression and even worse … Continue reading “BBDO Atlanta really loves someone that lives here”

Microsoft’s Hall wins One Show 2020 CMO Pencil

0 Congratulations are in order for Microsoft’s Chief Brand Officer Kathleen Hall. A jury of 13 leading global CMOs selected her as winner of The One Show 2020 CMO Pencil, honoring the brand marketer behind the world’s single most impactful idea on a brand’s business from the past year. Hall picked up the prestigious award for “Changing … Continue reading “Microsoft’s Hall wins One Show 2020 CMO Pencil”

18 contenders battle for One Show’s 2020 CMO Pencil

1+ The One Club for Creativity, the world’s foremost non-profit organization celebrating creative excellence in advertising and design, has assembled a jury of top marketers to meet online next week and select the winner for The One Show’s prestigious 2020 CMO Pencil. This year’s jury of 13 esteemed CMOs will gather on 19th August to discuss … Continue reading “18 contenders battle for One Show’s 2020 CMO Pencil”

Wondros Collective welcomes The Cronenweths

1+ Sr. Executive Producer Danielle Peretz of Wondros Collective continues to expand the talent roster for the commercial/branded content division. This summer, she welcomes The Cronenweths (Tim & Jeff Cronenweth) to the team. “The Cronenweths bring a wealth of experience with them, and we’re elated they’ve joined the Wondros family,” says Jesse Dylan, Founder of Wondros. “Their … Continue reading “Wondros Collective welcomes The Cronenweths”

DAVID Miami takes top Agency Spot in The One Show

2+ Led by the outstanding awards performance of “Moldy Whopper” for Burger King, DAVID Miami landed the top agency position in the world in The One Show 2020 Global Creative Rankings, revealed today by The One Club for Creativity. “Based on results of this year’s largest global awards program, The One Show 2020 Global Rankings are the definitive measure … Continue reading “DAVID Miami takes top Agency Spot in The One Show”

‘Moldy Whopper’ wins 18 Gold Pencils at One Show

1+ The One Show 2020 Winners have been revealed. After months of judging, of debating, the Pencil winners of The One Show 2020 are finally here. In total, 171 Gold Pencils, 169 Silver Pencils, and 213 Bronze Pencils were awarded, all from nearly 20,000 submissions from over 70 different countries. The single biggest entry on today’s list … Continue reading “‘Moldy Whopper’ wins 18 Gold Pencils at One Show”

If you watch one video today, watch this – you NEED it

2+ The Reel 360 team is literally blown away. “What the World Needs Now” is a jaw-dropping, powerful music video performed by Grammy-nominated Tank and The Bangas (along with the band’s friends and family) created by creative agency Elephant for Yahoo. The song, a reimagining of “What the World Needs Now,” was shot and recorded … Continue reading “If you watch one video today, watch this – you NEED it”

Freestyle Love Supreme to announce One Show Awards

1+ The highest honors at The One Show 2020, including Best of Show, all Best of Discipline winners and Agency of the Year, will be announced on June 18 in original streaming video content by improv hip-hop group and Broadway stars Freestyle Love Supreme. Under the theme “The One Show For All,” the video will premiere on … Continue reading “Freestyle Love Supreme to announce One Show Awards”

BK’s Moldy Whopper leads One Show finalists

2+ Moldy Whopper, created by INGO Stockholm with DAVID Miami and Publicis Bucharest, tops the world with 23 finalist entries for The One Show 2020, the year’s largest global awards show in advertising and design recognizing excellence in creativity of ideas and quality of execution. All finalists will win either a One Show Pencil or Merit.  Winners will be announced in a special streaming … Continue reading “BK’s Moldy Whopper leads One Show finalists”

Steven Spielberg kicks off AFI free virtual movie club

1+ The American Film Institute (AFI) announced today the launch of AFI Movie Club – a daily virtual gathering to leverage our collective love of film on behalf of optimism in this time of global uncertainty.AFI Trustee Steven Spielberg introduced the inaugural film, The Wizard of Oz, in a video that reminds in a timely manner, “There’s no place like home.” … Continue reading “Steven Spielberg kicks off AFI free virtual movie club”

One Show judging moves online due to Coronavirus

1+ In light of the global coronavirus outbreak, The One Club for Creativity today announced the precautionary measure of switching from in-person to online judging for nearly all disciplines this year for its two global awards shows, The One Show and ADC 99th Annual Awards. The One Show experienced a record year, and top creatives from 38 countries will serve … Continue reading “One Show judging moves online due to Coronavirus”

REVERSE directors win top honors at One Screen Fest

1+ Big congrats to REVERSE directors Johan Stahl and Bradley Tangonan, who walked away with two top honors last night at the eighth annual One Screen Short Film Festival, presented by The One Club for Creativity. The short film festival celebrates and awards global filmmakers from both the commercial advertising and film industries.  The awards … Continue reading “REVERSE directors win top honors at One Screen Fest”

Former NBA Commissioner David Stern passes at 77

3+ He oversaw the growth of the NBA from “just a league” into a global marketing juggernaut during his 30-year tenure. David Stern, the former commissioner of the National Basketball Association, died Wednesday. He was 77. According to a statement from the NBA, Stern died from a brain hemorrhage he suffered several weeks ago, according to the … Continue reading “Former NBA Commissioner David Stern passes at 77”

Dollar Shave Club celebrates Father’s Day with ‘Dad bod’

3+ So how does one earn a “Reel Ad of the Week” label? It’s actually very easy, you have to bring a tear to the Reel 360’s teams’ eyes. Yes, make us cry from something so touching. Or… Be funny AF. And that is how Dollar Shave Club’s celebration to the man of the house … Continue reading “Dollar Shave Club celebrates Father’s Day with ‘Dad bod’”

BBDO NY & McCann NY lead One Show shortlist

3+ BBDO New York, McCann New York and Droga5 have the most work on the early deadline shortlist for The One Show 2019 awards, according to The One Club for Creativity. US agencies and brands have 334 shortlisted entries, the most of any country. BBDO New York leads the way with 113 shortlisted entries, including … Continue reading “BBDO NY & McCann NY lead One Show shortlist”