Last night in London, local agencies showed off their talent at the D&AD Awards to win 12 pencils, including five Graphite Pencils and seven Wood.
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Colenso BBDO and Barnes, Catmur & Friends Dentsu had plenty to celebrate over the weekend after the APAC Effie Awards winners were announced. Both agencies received recognition on the international stage and ‘Brewtroleum’ stole the night by winning the coveted Grand Effie.
StopPress understands that the BMW/Mini creative pitch, ongoing since August last year, has reached its final stages and is being contested between DDB, True and Colenso BBDO.
As Levi Slavin and Dan Wright return to Colenso BBDO, Simon Vicars and Andre Sallowicz announce they're heading off.
While New Zealanders kicked back to the cricket and flocked to Adele, the weekend saw those in adland braced for another round of awards as the Asian regional creative festival, AdFest, announced its winners. Local agencies Clemenger BBDO and Colenso BBDO are among those celebrating success.
When TVNZ launched Duke last year, it was championed as a way of reaching hard to get audiences and acting as an experiment lab for new forms of content. And its first birthday celebration is set to champion those strengths with a live primetime TV sports event that will see two friends battle it out for Fresh-Up.
A round of applause to Headfirst, Pedigree and G-Shock New Zealand.
Empty nest syndrome is not a matter to take lightly and Pedigree and Colenso BBDO are hoping to provide a solution, with an initiative to rehome the thousands of dogs from around New Zealand that have been rescued from abuse and neglect.
Anchor and Colenso BBDO have released the next series of videos in the ‘Go Strong’ campaign, this time turning to slam poetry to highlight the benefits of milk and the strength it gives us.
CAANZ has released the finalists for the upcoming Axis Awards, and it's shaping up to be Colenso BBDO’s night as it makes the list 94 times, followed by FCB Advertising and DDB Group both with 43 entries and Ogilvy & Mather behind with 42.
New Zealand Direct Marketing Awards: JustOne, Colenso BBDO, Chemistry Interaction and FCB lead the finalist pack
With the finalists announced today, this year's edition of the Direct Marketing Awards will again see the nation's agencies slog it out on awards night for metal.
Clemenger Group chief executive Jim Moser this week confirmed the consolidation of the Auckland-based teams at Proximity and Touchcast under the Colenso BBDO brand. So what does this mean for the Wellington arm of Touchcast? And is there still room for digital specialists in an integrated world?
New Zealand agencies had a lot to celebrate in Singapore overnight as Colenso BBDO, OMD and DDB won gold in the agency categories at the Campaign Asia Pacific Agency of the Year Awards.
StopPress understands BNZ has ended its retainer agreement with Colenso BBDO. This does not impact the agency's standing as the lead creative agency on the account, but other agencies are hoping it will eventually. PLUS: BNZ still on a hunt for a replacement for Craig Herbison.