Carpe Diem - Services
This award will go to those marketing ideas that had the ability to burn intensely for a finite period of time, putting a brand or service in a bright spotlight and creating immediate and measurable impact.
Male suicide is the single biggest killer of men under 45.But how do you get people talking about an issue nobody wants to talk about?That was the question we set out to answer, when 84 haunting statues suddenly appeared on top of the ITV tower, one cold morning in March...
YOTA ad in the entry for Effie
How can a small mobile carrier increase subscriber base if the entire audience has been already divided between four giant competitors with vastly superior media resources? YOTA decided to make a bold move - to redefine traditional approach to advertising instead of trying to dress up their product. In absurdly straightforward deadpan campaign, the brand hasn’t said anything to the consumer except the only important thing: what they see is a YOTA ad. The effect was overwhelming: highest sales record of the last 1.5 years, highest-ever rate of spontaneous brand awareness, discussion on the internet, and unprecedented amount of UGC.
Client: Skartel LLC
Agency: Friends Moscow
FCK we're sorry - turning a moment of crisis into an opportunity for positive brand fame
This paper is about seizing a moment in time, that could have marked the beginning of the end for KFC. In the midst of the worst crisis facing the business in recent years, KFC took a brave step, running a bold and meticulously crafted tactical advertisement that turned the tide of public opinion. Widely hailed as a brilliant move, it created global buzz, reaching 800 million people, shared 220 million times, raised key brand metrics that translated into penetration and sales recovery by the end of the year.
Client: KFC UK&I
Agency: Mother London