Thomas Crampton

Social Media in China and across Asia

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Looking forward to Social Matters 2014

Oct 13, 2014

Looking forward to Social Matters 2014

Great line-up for the conference tomorrow, this video shows I am willing to jump in a pool fully clothed to make this event a success! Social Matters 2014: The secrets to a perfect vine… from Work that works on Vimeo.

Job: Art Basel Hong Kong

Oct 8, 2013

Job: Art Basel Hong Kong

Art Basel, Hong Kong is looking for a temporary staff member. Mention you saw the job post here when you email. JOB VACANCY The Art Basel show in Hong Kong is looking for a dynamic personality who is ready to step in as a TEMPORARY MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANT ASIA. Your role will be to

Put down that phone!

May 8, 2013

Put down that phone!

A great poster, among several others, by Brazilian artist Felipe Luchi as part of a campaign for Outside magazine. While I find the image oppressive on many levels – probably because I recognize my own character – the single person running away is a hint of optimism. Click on the image for a larger version.

Converse: Creative use of search

Apr 23, 2013

Realize this example is not new, but I do like the way Converse used search to create an engaging game. Converse Domaination from Ross Martin on Vimeo.

Mandarin-speaking Digital Specialist? We are hiring!

Jan 17, 2013

Mandarin-speaking Digital Specialist? We are hiring!

We are keen to hire the best! Feel free to apply through LinkedIn or send an email with CV and cover letter to jason.fashade at ogilvy dot com. Details here: Who are we? Social@Ogilvy is a global, cross-discipline team of social experts from across all of Ogilvy’s businesses. We know there’s a new customer and

China’s Singles Day: Bigger than US Cyber Monday

Nov 26, 2012

China’s Singles Day: Bigger than US Cyber Monday

Today’s “Cyber Monday” sales in the United States have been hailed and a landmark moment in e-commerce, with online holiday sales expected to pass US$2 billion. This certainly seems impressive, until you see what happened this month in China already in relation to “Singles Day”. My colleague Michele Fan gathered some interesting facts and details

Somewhat Embarrassing Video

Sep 5, 2012

Tomorrow we launch the first edition of Social Media Matters. I believe it will be Asia’s largest and highest level conference dedicated to social business in Asia. We have 400+ attendees and some amazing speakers from all major global, China and many regional platforms. Next Media kindly did this crazy video for the event. Now

How To: Win a Cyber Lion at CannesLions

Jun 27, 2012

How To: Win a Cyber Lion at CannesLions

At the Cannes Lions, I met up with Ian Tait, who was jury president for the Cyber Lions. Ian, who recently joined Google from Weiden + Kennedy, is best know for his groundbreaking work with the Old Spice campaigns. In this video he talks about this year’s best entries and what will win next year.

Cannes Lions: Social Media Highlights

Jun 26, 2012

Cannes Lions: Social Media Highlights

I just returned from a week at the Cannes Lions, where the world’s best creatives competed for advertising’s equivalent of a Pulitzer Prize or Oscar. Photo here is of Jonathan Mak, the youngest winner of a Cannes Grand Prix ever. Ogilvy China’s chief creative, Graham Fink, commissioned Jonathan to do an image for Coke that

Alain de Botton: The next Mark Zuckerberg will be a philosopher

Jun 21, 2012

Alain de Botton: The next Mark Zuckerberg will be a philosopher

I caught up with philosopher and author Alain de Botton at the Cannes Lions, shortly after his presentation. Among other interesting assertions, de Botton sees the future in companies finding ways to sell things that are higher up Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. Instead of pandering to base desires, successful companies (and advertising) will find ways

Photo: This year’s Cannes Lions Goody Bag

Jun 17, 2012

Photo: This year’s Cannes Lions Goody Bag

As I prepare to start a week at the Cannes Lions advertising festival, here is the obligatory Goody Bag shot. The canvas bag was mainly filled with simple paper event flyers, a few research papers. Do the contents say something about creativity? Bonus image: Cannes this afternoon. Stunning weather.

Role of Mobile Phones in China Commerce

Jun 11, 2012

Role of Mobile Phones in China Commerce

TNS recently shared their latest Mobile Life study about global behaviors and mobile phones. Drawing research into behaviors, motivations and priorities of 48,000 people in 58 countries, the study offers a great comparative view of how mobile phones are used around the world. There are many sections to choose from, but I found the “mobile

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