Sir Frank Lowe’s genius

Lowe Howard Spink and CDP are the agencies that I most associate with this giant of the industry.

Now retired, he is interviewed by Dave Dye.

It’s a lesson in how advertising works.

In some ways the man in advertising I admire most – He was the ‘creative’ that wasn’t a ‘creative’.

https://davedye.com/2019/02/14/podcast-sir-frank-lowe/

Here’s a picture or two to treat your eyes as well as your ears.

What’s even greater is the video archive that accompanies this.

Enjoy.

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Advertisements

Mother London bags Campaign’s agency of the year in its 21st year.

There’s a lot of reasons to admire Mother.  Here are four of them.

  1.  The management team picture

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2.  Helping staff

Free breakfast and lunch are standard but it also offers a £1,000 bonus to people who successfully give up smoking

3. This – my ad of the year

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4.  And this.  Laugh out loud funny with a strong communication and a great end line.

Quite nice.