Interview: Carl Jones VP ECD of Grey Group Canada (Part 1 of 2)

Last Friday we talked with ,Carl Jones, Vice President and Executive Integrated Creative Director at Grey Group Canada. He started his career in Toronto after trying his hand in art school and later went on to work in Mexico at BBDO Mexico and Y&R Mexico among others.

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The Sid Lee Collective – Bang, Bang, Boom and Off to Boot Camp

Today the Sid Lee Collective starts the recruitment process for their Commercial Creativity Boot Camp based on the theme “Imagine the Future of the Fatboy Brand” in collaboration with Fatboy, Autodeck, and Frame Magazine.

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Roundtable with Ron Tite: Part 2 (of many)

Here is part two of the Roundtable with Ron Tite the VP of Innovation Practice at Euro RSCG. They get into the world that Canadians know well which is doing more with less (sometimes much less) and how ideas are curbed as they make their way from the creatives, to accounts and to the client …

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Consistency is the Hope – Making it Happen is the Problem

Where do people get there information today? I think that I get more information via the twitter and facebook feeds than ever before. How many people like me have blogs that have meander and that are still trying to find a meaning for being. I have to admit I am guilty of that myself. I …

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Babe vs the Nissan Juke

This is via our Ad Buzz friend Steve Murphy: Does this make you want to buy a Juke? If so, why?

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Coke Brings Happy via Truck [press here] *Updated*

So last year Coca-Cola rolled out its happiness campaign and they surprised and delighted with their Happiness Vending Machine.

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YouTube’s Ad Blitz Gives the Internet’s Top 5 Super Bowl Ads

On February 19th YouTube revealed who won the Internet Super Bowl Ad war for the top 5 voted ads as voted on by the rockers and the socker YouTube viewers.

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Johnny Mac Trick Shot Quarterback

WOW this is totally awesome, great job Johnny McEntee a Quarterback at the University of Connecticut. Man dude I hope you are the first string QB on the team but you will always be known on YouTube. Man I wish I could do that.

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Thanks #Departures – You Gave Me The #Travelbug

When I was back home for the holidays I watched a travel show called Departures and it gave me a slight itch to ditch everything and just life at least for a little while for the experience. I would love to travel for a year and until recently I didn’t have anything holding me back. …

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Mustafa is Back, then on Vacation and then with Dragons for Old Spice

So about a year ago the craziness began when Isaiah Mustafa stared in the famous Old Spice ads that have reinvigorated a once dormant brand. Well he is back in some new ads and for the ladies the most important thing is that he is still half naked and as suave as ever. As with anything the …

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