Ben Young
Ben Young
May 19, 2017

Thanks to a recently cleared visa, I am now able to make it to Cannes. LMK if you’re there!

Interesting feedback around, most creative executions last week. Will look to surface a list in the near future.

Notable Stories this Week




Campaign of the Week
  • With summer finally here in NY, Apartment Therapy’s Should I rent out my place whilst I go on vacation is very timely.


Smartest commentary
  • Less is more with branded content. “Publishers don’t always need to heavily incorporate brand messaging and products to make an impact for the advertiser,”…

…“When it come to branded content, your strategies should have a mix of different types of content—pure awareness content and sponsored editorial.” – Greg Bella, Polar.


Datapoints of note


  • [June 8] NativeAdTalks hits London! Massive. A great line up, join the team and share with your colleagues, if there’s demand we’ll do more.

That’s it, thanks for reading.