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Chris Rawlinson
Works at Ogilvy
Attended Oakham School
Lives in Cape Town
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Google wants to be friends furever
Get ready to see a tiger, a bear, an elephant, dogs, cats and many more animals all getting along just fine. To launch their new Android “Be Together. Not the
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All the best ads from the 2015 Super Bowl
This year is Super Bowl XLIX and now a 30sec TV ad sells for $4.5m. Below are the highlights of the 2015 Super Bowl ads. The game saw last years winners,
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Great short read if you're in advertising
Ross Chowles is one of South Africa's best creative directors and a true gentleman. He helped build a very successful agency called The Jupiter Drawing Room
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Incredible ad from Sainsbury's...possibly the best of the year
Sainsbury's in partnership with the Royal British Legion have created a brilliant Christmas ad telling the story of the famous 1914 WW1 Christmas truce. They
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How to approach innovative design by Astro Teller
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The smart folks at W+K London have created a wonderful series of YouTube ads for Honda that test your speed reading ability. It's kind of a smart execution of
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People mostly don't care about branded content
This presentation dispels today's popular, but baseless marketing myths and provides a path forward to brand salience and growth.
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A short presentation on the building blocks of Culture
The essential building blocks of culture. This was based on a talk developed by myself and Dave Duarte. I expect this to evolve but thought this is a share worthy version 1.0
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Ken Block is at it again, this time driving a one off 845bhp, all wheel drive, Ford Mustang insanely fast and burning rubber all over the city of Los
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Brilliant HTML 5 interactive site to get people wearing life jackets
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Embarquez pour une expérience interactive à couper le souffle.
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Google create a Glass initiative for nonprofits...pretty sure there is a better way to show it off than this but good start and nice to see WWF
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Google has launched an initiative aimed at putting its Glass device in the hands of non-profit organizations.
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Education
  • Oakham School
    A Levels, 1994 - 1999
    Design, Geography, Business Studies
  • Cape Flying School
    Commercial Pilots Licence, 2002 - 2004
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Gender
Male
Story
Tagline
Group Digital Innovations for Ogilvy Group South Africa
Introduction
I'm an Englishman in Cape Town.
For more about what I do check out LinkedIn, for more about me feel free to drop me a mail or give me a call.
Bragging rights
Co-created the worlds first successful brand to grow via social media, can fly a plane, used to deal with famous movie directors/writers/& actors. co-created Tile TV, Still breathing
Work
Occupation
Group Digital Innovations for Ogilvy
Skills
Advertising, Design Ideation, Strategy, Behavioural Economics, Digital Marketing Education, Translating Jargon to Plain English, People,
Employment
  • Ogilvy
    Digital Innovations, 2010 - present
    Helping to make the agency more integrated through education (www.ogilvydma.com), inspiration, and white space thinking. Founded Ogilvy Labs South Africa - First innovation hub in Africa for Ogilvy. Helped relaunch OgilvyOne & helped found social@Ogilvy South Africa.
  • Huddlemind
    Digital marketing / Pilot, 2008 - 2012
    Helped build and teach education courses focused on digital marketing for large corporates in SA/USA, such as Unilever, Ford, Audi, Ogilvy, VW, SABMiller etc.
  • Stormhoek
    Head of Sales /Marketing, 2005 - 2012
    Helped build a wine farm and our sales. Ended up becoming the world's first brand to grow successfully through social media marketing.
  • Grahams
    Intelligent Home Design, 2000 - 2003
    Helped design and create intelligent homes in London, New York, and Hong Kong
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Currently
Cape Town
Previously
London - Chicago - Sydney