Jamaica’s Usain Bolt with relay team-mate Nesta Carter: Boys and Girls worked with Bolt on a campaign for Digicel. Photograph: Greg Baker/AFP/Getty

Boys and Girls is one of the Irish advertising agencies off to the Cannes Lions festival for the first time this year, as “a kind of reconnaissance”, (...)

Lenny Abrahamson: nominated for Best Director for the 88th Academy Awards for Room. photograph: brian lawless/pa wire

A bid by the Institute of Advertising Practitioners of Ireland (IAPI) to boost Irish entries for the Cannes Lions Festival moved forward last week whe(...)

IAPI chief executive Tania Banotti. Photograph: Feargal Ward

Entries are now open for the Institute of Advertising Practitioners in Ireland’s Doyenne award, which recognises women making their mark in the Irish (...)

In the Mediavest survey, half of the 1,000-plus respondents claimed they had stopped using their mobile phone in the car having seen the public service campaign warning against it.

How influenced are you by public sector advertising? According to a study commissioned by media agency Mediavest from its sister company Ignite Resear(...)

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(...)