Leo Burnett and Y&R Dubai have won the region’s first ever yellow Pencils at the D&AD awards in London. Leo Burnett Dubai’s ‘du Tuesday’ work directed by Ali Ali won seven pencils, including a prestigious yellow for film direction. Y&R’s yellow was for Global Export’s ‘Little Books of Big Consequences’, which won in the design […]
The UAE has won 15 pencils at this year’s D&AD Awards in London. Amongst the winners are Leo Burnett Dubai, Impact BBDO, DDB, Saatchi & Saatchi and Y&R Dubai, although they will have to wait until the awards ceremony on 21 May to find out what type of pencil they have won. It is the […]
Ali Ali is 10th most awarded director; Memac Ogilcy Dubai 22nd most awarded agency.
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 […]