Helping surgeons to rebuild human skulls with 3D printing

2015-09-23 14:35 CEST Open Communications AB Wow. Very cool to be supporting OssDsign, an innovative Uppsala, Sweden medical startup that uses a proprietary biomaterial to reconstruct skull defects using custom 3D printing. The bones actually grow back! This is a project that feels truly meaningful for patients all over the world.

Sandvik goes subsea with innovative new solutions for the offshore oil and gas industry

2015-06-02 14:17 CEST Open Communications AB In an innovative twist, Sandvik is portraying some of its most innovative tube, wire and other products plunging to the depths of the ocean. Shown here is a subsea umbilical, the nerve system of oil and gas infrastructure in the murky depths. To date, the company has supplied 320 million feet of stainless steel umbilical tube - enough to wrap around the world 2.5 times - with zero failures!

Sandvik creates heightened user experience with a virtual reality 3D film at OTC in Houston

2015-06-01 19:31 CEST Open Communications AB How do you show the value of products in action at the bottom of the sea? For Sandvik, it was done by creating a subsea digital world that viewers could enter using Google Cardboard, a unique 3D viewing system. Designed to promote a fully sensory brand experience, the film enabled customers go to the depths of the sea using their mobile phones and files available on YouTube - an industry first.

OPEN Communications has moved to Grev Turegatan 18 in Stureplan.  Come by for a cup of coffee.

2013-07-07 12:24 CEST Open Communications AB After ten years in Stockholm’s Old Town, we decided it was time for a change. We'd had our fill of cobblestones, tourists and slow broadband. Plus our customers wanted better parking. Oh, and our creative teams wanted more light – lots of it. The antidote proved to be an airy attic space on Grev Turegatan 18 – right in the heart of the Stureplan Golden Triangle. Come bye and check it out.

A moment of reflection at Open's workshop at Hyper Island on reinventing brand storytelling for the digital age

2012-11-20 11:56 CET Open Communications AB A shot taken from our recent workshop at Hyper Island where we challenged students to redefine brand stories for the digital age.

Open's Richard Hammond and David Gray leading a workshop at Hyper Island

2012-11-20 11:43 CET Open Communications AB Richard Hammond and David Gray lead a workshop on reinventing brand storytelling for the digital age recently for Interactive Art Directors at Hyper Island, the acclaimed digital school based in Stockholm, Sweden.

Richard Hammond is the new VP Business Development at Open

2012-11-20 10:21 CET Open Communications AB Richard Hammond is our new VP Business Development. Before joining Open, he was Senior Account Director for GYRO/HSR, for more than 50 countries in Europe and Asia. He has extensive experience with brands such as SanDisk, John Deer, OBH Nordica, Chrysler, Heinz, Blackberry and Samsung. He has run his own agency and also worked at Legas Delaney, London as well as Bozell Group Worldwide.

Open’s new Account Manager Maria Berglund

2012-10-15 10:09 CEST Open Communications AB Maria joins the agency with 27 years of experience in the business, so there are few types of projects she hasn’t done or can’t handle. Maria most recently handled the operational part of the Swedish Expo 2012 Pavilion in Korea and has previously worked with new Open CEO Gunilla Lundström at Gyro, handling brands and clients such as ITT, Metso, Logica and Stockholm – the Capital of Scandinavia.

Open’s new Account Director Henrik Sund

2012-10-15 10:01 CEST Open Communications AB A semi-professional sailor, passionate car enthusiast and brand-builder, Henrik has worked at Lowe Brindfors and Grow with accounts like Helly Hansen, Seger, Ericsson, Bentley, Saab, Habo and Fisker Automotive. He advises on strategy, supports clients’ marketing and communications and hosts branding workshops as well.

Open’s new CEO Gunilla Lundström

2012-10-15 10:01 CEST Open Communications AB Gunilla joins Open following an extensive career as a branding and communications consultant at global agencies such as Dowell//Stubbs-Gyro, where she worked for eight years with positioning Stockholm as The Capital of Scandinavia.