Michael Jordan, Phil Knight, Spike Lee to be inducted into One Club HOF

The One Club for Creativity has announced three cultural and business icons who will be inducted as collaborators into the Creative Hall of Fame in October. Based on a legacy of game-changing creative work, the trio of basketball legend Michael Jordan, Nike cofounder, chairman emeritus Phil Knight, and Oscar-winning screenwriter, filmmaker, and actor Spike Lee will be inducted as a team of … Continue reading “Michael Jordan, Phil Knight, Spike Lee to be inducted into One Club HOF”

One Club celebrates 50 years with new campaign

Working with Design Army, The One Club for Creativity kicks off the celebration of The One Show’s first — and next — 50 years of honoring global creative excellence with an engaging call for entries campaign. Based on the idea of the work as the creative industry’s reason to exist, the campaign equates “the work” with “the … Continue reading “One Club celebrates 50 years with new campaign”

One Club announces global finalists for Young Guns 20

The One Club for Creativity has announced the 84 finalists from 23 countries for the prestigious Young Guns 20 competition, celebrating international creative professionals age 30 or younger. This year’s winners will be announced online on November 2, 2022, and celebrated at a special in-person event on November 16, 2022 at Sony Hall in New York. Young Guns is … Continue reading “One Club announces global finalists for Young Guns 20”

John Hunt to be inducted into One Club Hall of Fame

John Hunt, Global Creative Chair at TBWA\Worldwide, co-founder of the internationally recognized South African agency TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris, and award-winning author and playwright, will be inducted into The One Club for Creativity’s Creative Hall of Fame on October 27th in New York. The Creative Hall of Fame has a rich heritage of honoring the lifetime achievements of creative luminaries in … Continue reading “John Hunt to be inducted into One Club Hall of Fame”

The One Club, 3% Movement call for next leaders

The One Club for Creativity and The 3% Movement have opened the call for entries for Next Creative Leaders 2022, a free competition recognizing women and non-binary creatives on the rise. Now in its eighth year, Next Creative Leaders is a free portfolio competition that identifies, celebrates, and gives a global platform to talented women and non-binary creatives who … Continue reading “The One Club, 3% Movement call for next leaders”

One Club announces Diverse Juries for 2022

The One Club for Creativity has announced the prestigious list of global creative leaders from around the world who will serve as judges for The One Show 2022. Nearly 400 top creatives from 48 countries will judge The One Show this year.  A sampling of the diverse, gender-balanced jury includes: Doug Alves, design lead, Airbnb San Francisco, Design Daniel Barak, … Continue reading “One Club announces Diverse Juries for 2022”

The One Club announces Jury Chairs for 101st ADC Awards

The One Club for Creativity has announced the diverse group of top creative leaders who will serves as jury chairs for the ADC 101st Annual Awards, one of the world’s longest-running and most prestigious global competitions celebrating excellence in craft and innovation in all forms of design and advertising. This year’s jury chairs include:   Advertising: Alexander Kalchev, CCO, DDB Paris … Continue reading “The One Club announces Jury Chairs for 101st ADC Awards”

The One Club announces Young Guns 19 winners

A diverse group of 32 talented creatives in 14 countries and regions have been named winners in the prestigious Young Guns 19 competition, celebrating creative professionals age 30 or younger. A program of The One Club for Creativity, the world’s foremost non-profit organization recognizing creative excellence in advertising and design, Young Guns is the industry’s only global, cross-disciplinary, … Continue reading “The One Club announces Young Guns 19 winners”

One Club for Creativity announces Young Guns 19

The One Club for Creativity has announced the 94 finalists from 27 countries for the prestigious Young Guns 19 competition, celebrating international creative professionals age 30 or younger. Young Guns is the industry’s only global, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies and celebrates today’s vanguard of young creatives. This year’s entries were judged by a diverse jury of 88 top creatives … Continue reading “One Club for Creativity announces Young Guns 19”

One Club, Popeyes launch “ONE Production: Food Styling” to add diversity

The One Club for Creativity expands its commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion in advertising and marketing with the launch of ONE Production: Food Styling, an initiative sponsored by Popeyes, to encourage ethnic diversity in production. The pilot program kicks off this fall as a free 10-week online training course for BIPOC students teaching them how to … Continue reading “One Club, Popeyes launch “ONE Production: Food Styling” to add diversity”

The One Club: WAATBP Diversity Conference set for September

The 11th edition of The One Club for Creativity‘s Where Are All The Black People (WAATBP) diversity conference and career fair will take place on September 29-30, 2021.  The hybrid event is free to attend and open to a global audience. WAATBP 2021 will address how the industry has – and hasn’t – evolved over the past 18 … Continue reading “The One Club: WAATBP Diversity Conference set for September”

One Club: Filmmaker Sean Wang wins Colorful Grant

New York-based filmmaker Sean Wang is the inaugural winner of the Colorful: A Prelude to Young Guns 19 program, developed to help young BIPOC creatives advance their careers in conjunction with The One Club for Creativity’s Young Guns 19 competition, which celebrates creative professionals age 30 or younger. As the winner of the free portfolio-based competition, Wang will receive the US$3,000 grant, … Continue reading “One Club: Filmmaker Sean Wang wins Colorful Grant”

72andSunny’s Cole elected Chair of One Club Board

 The One Club for Creativity today announced new leadership to its National Board of Directors. Glenn Cole, Co-Founder and Creative Chairman of 72andSunny, has been elected Board chairman.  Previously vice chair, he replaces FCB Global CCO Susan Credle, whose term ends this month. Board member Pum Lefebure, Co-Founder and CCO of Design Army, moves up to the role of … Continue reading “72andSunny’s Cole elected Chair of One Club Board”

One Club calls on industry to sign paid internship pledge

The One Club for Creativity has advanced its commitment to creative activism by urging agencies, brands, ad schools and other organizations around the world to step up and help support workplace equity in the industry by signing its new Paid Internship Pledge. The initiative launches with a number of founding signees already on board: Cartwright, COLLINS, The Community, Design Army, Edelman, FCB Worldwide, Goodby … Continue reading “One Club calls on industry to sign paid internship pledge”

One Club’s Portfolio Night 2021 goes virtual

The One Club for Creativity has announced two changes to its upcoming Portfolio Night 2021: the program will be held virtually for the first time, and expanded to run May 24-27 instead of on just one night.   Long recognized as the world’s largest advertising portfolio review program, Portfolio Night is a fast-paced evening of advice, … Continue reading “One Club’s Portfolio Night 2021 goes virtual”

One Club releases statement supporting AAPI

 The One Club for Creativity has released a statement supporting the Asian community (AAPI) in light of the massacre which occurred earlier this week and other ongoing hate crimes. “Over the past year, the Asian community has experienced increasing levels of discrimination, racism, hostility, violence, and even murder, both here in the United States and … Continue reading “One Club releases statement supporting AAPI”

One Club announces Young Guns 18 winners

The One Club for Creativity, the world’s foremost non-profit organization recognizing creative excellence in advertising and design, has announced the diverse group of 31 winners hailing from 11 countries for the prestigious Young Guns 18 competition, celebrating creative professionals age 30 or younger. Young Guns is the industry’s only cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based global awards competition that identifies today’s … Continue reading “One Club announces Young Guns 18 winners”

One Club finds their Type with new merger

The One Club for Creativity, the world’s foremost nonprofit organization whose mission is to support and celebrate the global creative community, announced a merger agreement with the Type Directors Club, the leading global typography organization. The move brings the Type Directors Club (TDC) under The One Club for Creativity (TOCC) umbrella, providing resources and infrastructure to … Continue reading “One Club finds their Type with new merger”

One Club announces Young Guns 18 finalists

The One Club for Creativity has announced the 83 global finalists hailing from 19 countries for the prestigious Young Guns 18 competition, celebrating international creative professionals age 30 or younger. Young Guns is the industry’s only international, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies today’s vanguard of young creatives. Submissions were received from more than 40 countries and … Continue reading “One Club announces Young Guns 18 finalists”

One Club announces free Fall online Mentor program

In a year when many industry internship programs were cancelled due to the pandemic, The One Club for Creativity has extended its commitment to helping the next generation of diverse creatives enter the industry by transforming its Mentor & Creative program into a free, ongoing global online initiative for Fall 2020. The free program is open to individual members … Continue reading “One Club announces free Fall online Mentor program”