David Kolbusz

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W+K New York, Delta Airlines Give Back for Christmas - Posted December 19, 2014
In the spirit of the season, Wieden+Kennedy's latest for Delta Airlines launched today. Here's the story behind the spot: the client followed up on its Fall "No Bag Left Behind" by creating a limited run of the starring bear bag for Children's Miracle Network. A team of pilots and flight attendants then... [GalleyCat]

W+K NY Celebrates Arrival of College Football Playoffs for ESPN - Posted December 16, 2014
W+K New York has been hyping the new College Football Playoff for ESPN since July. Now, with the inaugural edition of the contest impending, W+K New York is launching the conclusion to its "Who's In?" campaign -- which launched back in August with ... [GalleyCat]

W+K NY Flies to the Grammys with Delta, Ryan Lewis - Posted December 15, 2014
W+K New York teamed up with M ss ng P eces and producer Ryan Lewis (of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis fame) for this spot promoting Delta Air Lines' and ... [GalleyCat]

W+K Keeps Things Short for Gap - Posted November 5, 2014
Last week we met Wieden+Kennedy's new work for Gap in the form of family-centric spots directed by Francis Ford Coppola's daughter Sofia (we were partial to the super-awkward mistletoe scene). The ads were very different than the darker, more abstract work... [GalleyCat]

W+K, Sofia Coppola Craft Holiday Efforts for Gap - Posted October 30, 2014
Sofia Coppola (The Virgin Suicides, Lost in Translation) is the latest marquee Hollywood director enlisted for Wieden+Kennedy's "Dress Normal" campaign for Gap, following David Fincher's efforts ... [GalleyCat]

W+K New York and Jordan Go West Looking for Sketch Comedy - Posted October 24, 2014
Here's some new work from Wieden+Kennedy New York for a client listed as "Jordan" (note the lack of "Air" there). The story: Blake Griffin and Chris Paul, both of whom happen to play for the LA Clippers and both of whom happen to be launching new shoes around the same time, have... [GalleyCat]

W+K NY Utilizes Voice of Donald Sutherland in 'No Bag Left Behind' for Delta - Posted September 23, 2014
W+K New York enlisted the voice acting services of Donald Sutherland in their latest effort for Delta Airline's "Keep Climbing" campaign. Cleverly titled "No Bag Left Behind," the spot derives from the insight that Delta flies more people than any other airline. Positioning this insight in an emotional ... [GalleyCat]

David Fincher Spots Expand on New W+K Gap Campaign - Posted August 28, 2014
The hottest story in the ad world today concerns the newly-released TV components of a campaign that had a few scratching their heads last week: W+K's "Dress Normal" for new client Gap. These ads, directed by David Fincher, add a bit of narrative heft to a campaign previously consisting of celebrities in... [GalleyCat]

W+K and ESPN Give College Football Fans a Moment in the Spotlight - Posted August 28, 2014
W+K New York isn't the only agency that's been focused on football recently -- and for good reason. Not only is the NFL about to start things up again, but this year's college football season will be the first in history to discard the traditional Bowl Championship Series for a true four-team... [GalleyCat]

W+K and ESPN Remind You That Monday Night Means Football - Posted August 25, 2014
Yes, we're still technically living in the Summer of '14, ten days away from the first game of the 2014 NFL season and two weeks away from the year's first edition of Monday Night Football, that follow-up to Sunday Night Football or "the only reason anyone still watches NBC." In order to... [MediaJobsDaily]

W+K and ESPN Remind You That Monday Night Means Football - Posted August 25, 2014
Yes, we're still technically living in the Summer of '14, ten days away from the first game of the 2014 NFL season and two weeks away from the year's first edition of Monday Night Football, that follow-up to Sunday Night Football or "the only reason anyone still watches NBC." In order to... [GalleyCat]

W+K NY Finds 'Different Ways In' for ESPN - Posted August 11, 2014
W+K New York has a new campaign for ESPN, promoting the network's coverage of college football and stoking fans' excitement for the first year of the college football playoffs. The campaign, entitled "Who's In?" will run from the start of the season until a National Champion is crowned in January. "Different Ways... [GalleyCat]

Doogie Howser (Almost) Drinks Heineken Light for W+K NY - Posted July 17, 2014
From a kid in scrubs to a man with an angry inch, Neil Patrick Harris is quite possibly our leading example of a Renaissance Dude. The star may now add "drinking beer" to his illustrious resume along with acting, singing, cooking and talking to Smurfs. Well, sort of... ... [GalleyCat]

W+K NY Names David Kolbusz ECD - Posted April 7, 2014
W+K New York has just hired David Kolbusz as executive creative director, AdAge reports. Kolbusz joins W+K from BBH London, where he ser... [GalleyCat]

AXE, BBH Offer an Important Lesson About Firefighters, Astronauts - Posted January 14, 2013
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Kevin Bacon Worships Kevin Bacon Thanks to Logitech, Google TV - Posted December 2, 2010
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