Cannes Lions

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Brian Keating, AIB group propositions and brands director, with Domegal footballer Michael Murphy (left) and former Wales rugby player Shane Williams, who feature in ‘The Toughest Trade’. Photograph: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile.

When Irish advertising agency Rothco and its client AIB take to the stage at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity this Saturday, they(...)

Passes for Cannes Lions festival can cost as much as €5,215 per person. Photograph: iStock

Organisers of this year’s Cannes Lions advertising festival are introducing new restrictions on super yachts entering the Cote d’Azur port as part of (...)

Cannes Lions: The prestigious international festival in the French seaside town showcases the best advertising in the world

When the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity takes place in France next week, some 59 people from the Irish advertising industry will at(...)

Marissa Mayer, chief executive officer of Yahoo!, speaks at the Cannes Lions International Festival Of Creativity in Cannes. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

It used to be that the only time numbers were mentioned at an advertising festival, especially one as ritzy as Cannes Lions, was when a delegate wonde(...)

MCCP managing director Kay McCarthy: “Consumers like brands but they don’t always trust the ad.”

Other than the inevitable Bono, the only Irish person speaking at next week’s Cannes Lions advertising festival will be Kay McCarthy, the founder of a(...)

Irish Paralympic champion Michael McKillop with his mother Catherine at London 2012 after she presented him with his gold medal

For Irish Paralympian Michael McKillop, it was a golden moment – he had just won the 1,500m at London 2012. But there was a surprise to come. At the c(...)