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  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    PEDRO BEXIGA AND MARCELO LOURENÇO, FUEL (PORTUGAL)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    PEDRO BEXIGA AND MARCELO LOURENÇO, FUEL (PORTUGAL)

    21 February 2017

    This month’s Headline Makers are the creative directors of Fuel, Lisbon. Pedro Bexiga and Marcelo Lourenço are applying the rules of the golden age of Portuguese advertising to the digital era – and coming up with ads that connect.

  • CREATIVITY AND CRISIS:
    AN ADFORMATIE/EPICA
    ROUND TABLE

    CREATIVITY AND CRISIS:
    AN ADFORMATIE/EPICA
    ROUND TABLE

    14 February 2017

    What role can advertising play when the world is falling apart? Shortly after Donald Trump’s election – and in the midst of judging for the Epica awards – NILS ADRIAANS of Dutch magazine Adformatie talked to three advertising journalists, an advertising strategist and an advertising thinker to find out. 

  • DESIGN PLUS:
    CLAIRE BRIDGES AND THE ELEMENTS OF CREATIVITY

    DESIGN PLUS:
    CLAIRE BRIDGES AND THE ELEMENTS OF CREATIVITY

    14 February 2017

    Claire Bridges is the author of In Your Creative Element, a book that delivers "a formula for creative success in business". Here Claire shares some of her secrets for unlocking creativity.

  • DESIGN PLUS:
    JONES & BONE

    DESIGN PLUS:
    JONES & BONE

    30 January 2017

    Blending design, branding and social strategy, small but nimble new outfit Jones & Bone is the perfect example of a 21st century agency. Read on to find out why the London-based duo prefer the term "creative boutique".

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    ROSIE BARDALES (UK)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    ROSIE BARDALES (UK)

    10 January 2017

    Having travelled the world, Texas-born Rosie Bardales is at home as ECD of a French agency’s London office. Here she talks about the city's magnetic pull and the impact of cosmopolitan surroundings on creativity.

  • DESIGN PLUS:
    DISCOVER SIX THINGS

    DESIGN PLUS:
    DISCOVER SIX THINGS

    20 December 2016

    Six Things is a young design and branding agency with its roots in the digital world and an instinctive understanding of the millennial mindset.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    KATIE KEITH (UK)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    KATIE KEITH (UK)

    08 December 2016

    It's the first time we've put somebody from a production company in the Headline Makers slot. But it makes sense that our chosen candidate is Katie Keith, "first lady" of London's Rattling Stick, whose directors have worked on projects ranging from Barnardo's to Bond. Click here to find out how Katie juggles her impressive workload.

  • DESIGN PLUS:
    ILLUSTRATING SAFETY

    DESIGN PLUS:
    ILLUSTRATING SAFETY

    09 November 2016

    If you can’t find a safety card in the seat pocket in front of you, it may be because a collector has already snapped it up. Inspired by the Paris metro’s mock airline safety card campaign, we examine an aviation sub-culture.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    CHRISTOPH BECKER (US)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    CHRISTOPH BECKER (US)

    08 November 2016

    This month's headline maker is Christoph Becker, CEO and chief creative officer of Gyro. Becker and his network are transforming perceptions of B2B advertising. To find out how, read on.