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Creating a new Africa inspired by colours with leading paint company
How exciting to be asked by Nigeria’s leading paint company, Chemical and Allied Products Plc (CAP), to support them with a strategic branding project and fly to the capital, Lagos, for hands-on workshops. With a new management team in place, CAP is intent on streamlining and strengthening its brand portfolio in line with its vision of “creating a new Africa inspired by colours.”
New digital storytelling star to add creative magic for Open clients
Great news. We're super happy that Daniel Enervald, an expert in filmmaking, 3D motion graphic, AR and VR has joined the Open creative team in Stockholm to support our growing international client roster. Welcome aboard Daniel!
Summer greetings from all of us at Open
Big thanks to all our clients and our staff for a fantastic spring season. Now it's time to grab a cold drink in the sun, find a good book and recharge the batteries. See you soon in early August.
Happy Holidays from Open Communications
As the year draws to a close, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on everything we have to be grateful for and thank our friends, families and colleagues around the world for a fantastic 2018. We greatly appreciate all the positive feedback, support and good vibe you give us. To each and every one, have a well deserved, relaxing and joyous holiday season.
Who says sales tools can’t be inspiring?
Today’s sales teams need inspirational tools that simplify and dramatize the benefits of their products and services. It’s all about creating emotional pull with engaging storytelling and tools that inspire new possibilities. With this in mind, Open teamed up with Iggesund Paperboard of Sweden to launch new experiential sales tools for the cosmetics industry for its flagship Invercote® product.
Hello workers! A new generation of safety shoes is here.
They’re out! And they’re selling well. But what’s the secret to successfully launching a new range of shoes worldwide? Simply put: a brilliant product, sharp strategy and seamless collaboration. In this case, Open was privileged to team up with Ejendals, the Sweden-based hand and foot protection company, to launch its new JALAS Zenit EVO collection of six new safety shoes.
Hello summer! Hello new global brands! Thanks for a record first half of 2017.
Summer greetings from Open! We want to thank both new and old customers alike for making the first half of 2017 a record and exciting run. We feel privileged to work with such an ambitious group of global brands together with a team of talented, fun and highly motivated Openers. We're closing our office in late July, but reopen Monday, July 31st. See you soon and have a fabulous summer vacation!
Open turns candy cables into a sweet global campaign for Habia Cable.
To mark its 75th Anniversary, Habia Cable, a leading global supplier of customized cables, turned to Open Communications to find a way to strengthen relationships with loyal customers. Inspired by Habia's colorful cables, which look much like chewy candy, the Open team developed a direct marketing activity that encourage customers to co-create their own favorite sweets. The results were amazing!
Introducing a premier new creative office in Stockholm where the sky really is the limit
We’re delighted to be helping to launch ROOFTOP, an exclusive office located just a stone’s throw from Stockholm’s Central Station. The two penthouses, to be built in 2017 on the 7th and 8th floor of the centrally located Fleming7 building, offer panoramic city views . The marketing involves a mix of online and offline tools, including films for multiple channels. www.fleming7.se/rooftop
Open hires ex-Ottoboni and DDB Account Director Daniel Askergren to meet strong client demand
Open Communications is delighted to announce that Daniel Askergren has joined its Stockholm creative hub as Senior Account Director. From strategy to brand activation in multiple channels, he brings deep knowledge of both B2B and B2C brands with more than 15 years of international experience. We're delighted to have Daniel joining our growing team.
Open Communications launches global communications concept for Andritz Separation
In a case-driven marketing program targeting 40 countries, Andritz Separation, the Austria-based leader in industrial separation, is seeking to raise brand recognition and establish thought leadership in the industry. The communications program, which is now being rolled out globally, was developed together with Open Communications, a Stockholm-based international brand communications agency.
Open Communications adds Senior Account Director and MullenLowe Designer to support 40% growth.
Open Communications, the international brand communications agency, has added two senior recruits to support its growing business. Magdalena William, a former Managing Director at McCann and Account Director at Lowe Brindfors and Peacock Advertising has joined the account team. Jeanette Anderson, formerly a designer at MullenLow, King and DDB Paradiset, joins the Open creative studio.
Open and Sandvik create emotional brand experiences targeting the offshore oil and gas industry
To build awareness about its innovative materials solutions for the offshore oil and gas sector, Sandvik has launched a long-term communications program together with Open Communications, the Stockholm-based strategic brand communications agency. The program, which started in the spring of 2015, has already won several industry awards for its creative approach in this conservative sector.
Open Communications reinforces senior team to meet growing client needs.
Open Communications, the independent brand communications agency, is adding two senior team members and one intern to its team in Stockholm to support growing client needs. The agency says it recently started working with Austrian-based Andritz Separation and several product areas within Sandvik, necessitating an expansion of its strategic and creative resources.
Open Communications challenges Hyper Island students to reinvent brand storytelling for the digital age
In today’s fragmented digital landscape, it’s easy to see why companies are struggling to tell their brand stories in honest, engaging and coherent ways. Should brands co-create content with consumers and morph into whatever people want them to be, or keep a tighter grip over their brand experiences? How do you strike the balance between control and collaboration?
Open Communications adds four senior team members to better meet clients’ needs
We are adding a number of senior team members to support clients’ growing needs. The agency has recruited a senior Account Manager, a seasoned Account Director and a talented next-generation Art Director. Find out more in this news release.
Open Communications vässar byrån med nya seniora medarbetare
Open Communications tillkännager nu att man nu slutfört sin strategiska rekrytering av fyra seniora medarbetare för att bättre kunna möta nuvarande och framtida kunders behov. Rekryteringarna består av en mycket meriterad produktionsledare, en projektledare med lång bakgrund inom varumärkesutveckling samt en mycket talangfull AD.
Open Communications’ founder David Gray to sit on jury of Sweden’s foremost advertising awards – 100-Wattaren
David Gray, founder and creative director of Open Communications, a Stockholm-based global marketing agency, has been chosen to sit on the international jury of Sweden’s prestigious 100-Wattaren Awards.
Open Communications’ grundare David Gray tar plats i juryn för Sveriges främsta kommunikationstävling – 100-Wattaren
David Gray, grundare och creative director för Stockholmsbaserade, globala kommunikationsbyrån Open Communications, har blivit invald i juryn för den prestigefyllda tävlingen 100-Wattaren Awards.
Engelskan allt viktigare som globalt affärsspråk
Nya studier visar att det ökade behovet av en stark närvaro på internet och av att nå viktiga opinionsbildare har skapat ett förnyat intresse för högkvalitativ engelskspråkig kommunikation. Detta pressmeddelandet publicerats även på engelska den 14e maj, 2012.