If you've seen the recent Vodafone ads New, Mobile and Naked Broadband and wondered 'that's cool, but how the hell they'd do that?', you're probably not alone. And while it was a fairly simple goal for Colenso BBDO and Flying Fish director Wade Shotter to try and position the brand as cutting edge, this behind the scenes video shows that it certainly wasn't a simple task creating the ads.
And while we're on the topic of cool stuff, Dick Frizzell has got behind Alex Swney's campaign to run as councillor for the Waitemata/Gulf ward by turning his brush to one of his political hoardings in Ponsonby's Western Park. Interestingly, John Banks was found later that night drawing a Hitler moustache on Swney's face.
The tail end of 2018 brought with it some major announcements between media companies and the booming out-of-home market. Nearly two months since NZME and Go Media enacted their partnership and MediaWorks and QMS Media announced their proposed merger, we have a chat with media agencies to see whether the latest developments are a sign of things to come.