Colenso BBDO and Curious Film have unveiled Monteith’s new campaign with a TVC which went to air on Sunday – the first part of an integrated campaign set to rollout over the next few months.
Yahoo New Zealand has announced the return of Yahoo Digital Stars, a programme that recognises the best up-and-coming talent in the New Zealand & Australian media planning and buying industry.
Ogilvy & Mather Auckland is developing a multimillion-dollar campaign for Coca-Cola South Pacific’s much-touted new product, Coca-Cola Life – the new diabetic-friendly product that was developed by Coca-Cola in Argentina and Chile – which is now being released on the market in NZ.
Assignment has retained the Z Energy creative business, successfully fending off a number of unnamed agencies in a pitch.
Buenos Aires is Air NZ’s latest destination target for Aussie travellers – and the new direction gives the airline’s advertising a somewhat more exotic look than we are used to.
NZ agencies have eight entries through to shortlists after The One Show released the second round of finalists in social media, UX/UI, print & outdoor. Colenso has three of the eight, DDB two, and Y&R, Ogilvy & Mather and Special Group has one each.
Michael Bowie, who established Jobmedia Ltd 16 years ago back in May 1999, has decided to retire from recruitment and as a director and co-owner of the business. He has been instrumental in the development of Jobmedia in the advertising industry, and has seen Jobmedia succeed in a competitive recruitment market.
Tim Murphy, Editor-in-Chief of the NZ Herald, has decided to step down after a stellar 30 year career with the company. Murphy has been Editor-in-Chief for the past three years and Editor for 10 years before that.
Clemenger BBDO Wellington and the NZTA are (so far) an unbeatable combination for NZ at the international Webby Awards, with a total of six nominations – all for NZTA. Tinnyvision has three noms, Mistakes two, and one for Blazed.
FCB NZ is 5th most effective agency in the world, according to the 2015 Effie Effectiveness Index, just released. Barnes Catmur & Friends, Colenso BBDO/Proximity, and Saatchi & Saatchi also featured.