Browsing: Damien Shatford

Movings/Shakings: 2 August

Carin Hercock swaps APN for Nielsen, the Red Bulletin takes a new approach, Sim Ahmed and Simon Pound join start-up Vend HQ, Damien Shatford signs with the Sweet Shop, Republik gets some Aussie biz, Big Mobile gets bigger, Rose Matafeo changes channels, Stefan Korn takes Creative HQ reins and APN Outdoor heads to Broadway.

Sky and DDB scare subscribers away from paper with creepy envelope licker

Meet Lloyd. He’s got a tongue—and he knows how to use it. And, in this new spot by DDB and the Sweet Shop’s Damien Shatford, the rather weird Sky employee, who’s almost like a better-lubricated version of Fresh Up’s ‘Thirst is Creepy’ characters, is being introduced to the nation in an effort to convince the 800,000 Sky TV subscribers who receive their bill in the post to move with the times and sign up to email billing.