Saturday, July 22, 2017

R/GA

Thursday, Jul. 20, 2017

Akin to last year’s primetime Emmy-winning “Love Has No Labels” for the Ad Council out of R/GA, the current field of nominated spots selected by TV Academy voters is largely marked by an inspiring sense of unity and purpose, underscoring the value placed on coming together and accentuating the...

Thursday, Jul. 13, 2017

R/GA’s “Love Has No Labels” campaign is now worthy of, among its assorted other plaudits, having a TV Academy label affixed to it. Last year the signature “Labels” X-ray piece for the Ad Council--with its message of inclusiveness, featuring dancing and kissing skeletons--won the coveted...

Tuesday, Apr. 4, 2017

The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences (IADAS) announced the nominees for the 21st Annual Webby Awards. Among those recognized this year in the Advertising, Media & PR categories are The Great Snyder’s of Hanover "Andy Richter Twitter War" (Barton F. Graf), Lockheed Martin'...

Monday, Feb. 13, 2017

Nick Law, vice chairman/global chief creative officer of R/GA, will serve as the 2017 AICP Next Awards judging chair, and master of ceremonies at the AICP Next Awards presentation on June 6. 

This year, reflecting the proliferation of new platforms for brands to tell stories, the AICP...

Sunday, Sep. 11, 2016

Ad Council’s “Love Has No Labels”--from agency R/GA and directed by Danielle Levitt of Persuade and Influence which produced the job along with Mindride--won the primetime commercial Emmy Award during the first leg of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony on Saturday (9/10) at LA Live’s...

Friday, Jul. 22, 2016

The first primetime commercial Emmy Award was bestowed in 1997 upon HBO’s “Chimps” directed by Joe Pytka of PYTKA for BBDO NY. Since then, the spotmaking Emmy has grown in prominence and become increasingly coveted, taking on an added importance spurred on by changes in the business over the...

Thursday, Jul. 14, 2016

A high-profile comedy ad on this year’s Super Bowl, a PSA designed to promote tolerance, a two-minute animated history of a multi-faceted company perhaps best known for its vehicular acumen, a tribute to retired NFL quarterback Peyton Manning, and a retrospective on 2015 are in the running for...

Wednesday, Apr. 8, 2015

Bob Greenberg, founder, chairman and CEO of R/GA, will be honored with the Lion of St. Mark at the 2015 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

“The Lion of St. Mark is an award that recognizes an outstanding individual, a person whose...

Wednesday, Apr. 6, 2011

R/GA has secured executive creative directors Mark Shewmaker and Robert Smiley for its San Francisco office. The duo will co-lead the shop's creative vision around strategic brand storytelling and transformative digital platforms while reporting to New York-based...