Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2020

Evin Shutt has been upped from global chief operating officer and partner to chief executive officer of 72andSunny. With her promotion, CEO Matt Jarvis becomes co-chairman of the global company effective immediately. 

As the first employee of 72andSunny in 2004, Shutt has played a vital...

Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020

Five MDC Partners shops--72andSunny, Instrument, CPB, Redscout and Hecho Studios--have formed a collective, dubbed constellation, designed to make a transformational impact on business and culture. 

The constellation is a group of companies made up of premium talent who unleash the power...

Thursday, Jul. 26, 2018

In the next month, Micah Walker will return to Australia to join 72andSunny Sydney as executive creative director. He will partner with the current leadership team consisting of: Mollie Hill, director of strategy; Ngaio McCreadie, director of talent and operations; Chris Kay, partner and...

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...

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...

Friday, Aug. 14, 2015

The answer to the perennial question “What’s next?” is much sought after with several respondents offering their prognostications this week in SHOOT’s Mid-year Report Card Survey.

The query also applies—albeit with an upper case “N”—when it comes to assessing the winners of the AICP Next...

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

Martin Ringqvist, formerly a copywriter and sr. partner at Sweden’s Forsman & Bodenfors where he was a driving force behind Volvo’s lauded “Epic Split,” is joining 72andSunny as a group creative director. He is slated to move to Los Angeles and start in his...

Friday, Jun. 13, 2014

Photoplay, a production house headquartered in Sydney, Australia, with offices in Auckland, NZ, and representation across Asia, has entered the U.S. market, opening a NY office through the acquisition of RAZR, an experiential production start-up launched a year ago by entrepreneur Mitchel Elsen...

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