The Pond is seeking to take the hard yards out of finding, vetting, and hiring fresh, young creative talent with a new programme called Up & Comers.
It seems Colenso BBDO weren’t barking mad when they created a radio station just for dogs. The agency’s creation, K9FM for Pedigree, has received a lot of attention – including a Silver Lion at this year’s Cannes festival.
Google doesn’t care about ‘pretty’: Queenstown public relations outfit Southern PR is teaming up with online marketing expert Fully Charged Media to hold an interactive SEO workshop in Queenstown on Wednesday 27 August.
FCB Wellington has a pitch for full-service account from the Ministry of Health’s National Screening Unit. FCB won the business from a closed tender process among agencies listed on the All of Government advertising panel.
The future of marketing is here, right now, today and it’s being played out daily in Google’s offices in San Francisco, says BrandWorld managing director Richard Stevens.
Auckland 1-1 agency justONE has developed a new customer loyalty programme exclusive to New World, with the launch of a Clubcard to the brand’s South Island customers.
Viaduct-based digital sales house AD2ONE has been appointed exclusive digital sales house for eBay in New Zealand and Australia. eBay formerly handled its digital advertising sales in the region in-house.
MediaWorks Radio has appointed Sarah Ferbrache to the national sales division, providing maternity leave as Product & Trade Marketing Manager. The Trade Marketing Manager position will become permanent in the new year.
Colenso BBDO has won the Skycity account after a pitch that included bcg2, Saatchi & Saatchi, and one other agency.
The Spikes Asia has appointed three Kiwis to do jury service in Singapore. Copper Brand Experiences managing director Megan Clark will sit on the Direct & Promo & Activation jury, Previously Unavailable’s James Hurman will judge Innovation (a new category), and Flying Fish MD/exec producer James Moore is on the Craft jury.