Some ad agency types get to go to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, but some have to stay back and mind the shop. Our David T. Jones has been there…but not this year. So substituting a Michigan Avenue Starbucks for a terrace on the Croisette, David sat down with a demitasse of French Roast, a croissant, and his sketchbook to doodle some memories and observations about the industry’s biggest event.
Cue the accordion music and vous allez over to the full cartoon for a vicarious visit to Cannes.
David T. Jones is the creator of Ad Land and chief creative officer at Third Street, an "attention agency" that he co-founded in 2009 after a long career at FCB Chicago. Ad Land has been featured in AdWeek magazine, beaucoup blogs, and the book, “The Creative Process Illustrated.” Follow David on Twitter.