Activation by Y&R LabStore was executed at Dubai International Airport. Watch the video here.
They were regional creative directors until the elevation.Young & Rubicam Advertising has elevated Kalpesh Patankar and Ash Chagla as joint executive creative directors of its Dubai office.
The accounts were won following multi-agency pitches.Y&R Dubai has announced that it has won the creative duties of flydubai and the Dubai Chamber. The accounts were won after multi-agency pitches, which culminated in the last quarter of 2014.
Y&R Dubai was the world’s fifth most creative agency in 2013, according to the annual Big Won Report. The agency also tops the print table and is positioned eighth in the world in outdoor, largely thanks to ‘Pelicans’ for Harvey Nichols, which was the most awarded press campaign in the world in 2013. Also performing […]
Remarkably, Memac Ogilvy Dubai and sister agency OgilvyAction managed to improve on last year’s performance, bringing them global acclaim and substantial new business If it was difficult determining Advertising Network of the Year, imagine how hard it was to pinpoint a single agency office that had shone brightly during the course of the past 12 […]
FP7 has won Harvey Nichols’ advertising account following a multi-agency competitive pitch. The win means long-term incumbent Y&R Dubai has lost the account just two weeks after winning three golds for the upmarket department store at Cannes. Tarek Miknas, FP7’s CEO for the MENA region, said the win “was a testament to the level of […]
This evening was all about Y&R Dubai as regional records tumbled at the Palais de Festivals in Cannes. During an unprecedented awards ceremony, Y&R won three golds, four silvers and four bronzes in the press and design categories, taking its total awards haul for the festival to 14, with three days still to go. With […]
Two golds, six silvers and three bronzes were won by the region’s ad agencies at the Palais de Festivals last night. Y&R Dubai and JWT Cairo struck gold in the outdoor category, whilst Memac Ogilvy Label picked up four silvers across the outdoor, media and mobile categories for its ‘Mobilising the 12th man’ campaign for […]
Agencies across the Middle East and North Africa have notched up a collective 56 shortlists during the second day of the Cannes Lions festival. The shortlists for media, mobile, press and outdoor were released this morning, with Y&R Dubai leading the way thanks a strong showing in both press and outdoor. In total there are […]
Promo & activation proved to be the most fruitful of the Cannes Lions shortlists released on the first day of the festival. Four nominations were received in the category yesterday, with DDB Dubai’s ‘Conversations’ for Al Manzil School, JWT Cairo’s ‘Fakka’ for Vodafone, JWT Dubai’s ‘Bookends’ for Kinokuniya, and Memac Ogilvy Label’s ‘Mobilising the 12th […]