We invite guests at different stages of their business careers into our dog kennel to chew over the issues that matter to them and dig up some tasty morsels for listeners.
Curated by Propeller Group Chairman Martin Loat.
Swinden 'n' Grimmer
In this episode of the Dog 'n' Bone, we sit down with two big dogs from business media publishing. Greg Grimmer, famed ad-man and CEO of Mediatel, is joined by Philip Swinden, MD of Haymarket Business Media.
The pair explore the future for printed trade magazines such as Campaign, discuss the upcoming launch of Haymarket's newest title - and Greg sheds light on his awkward showdown with Magnus Magnusson on the set of Mastermind.
Spanier 'n' Clubhouse
On this special edition of the Dog 'n' Bone, Martin Loat and Dino Myers-Lamptey host Campaign magazine's UK editor-in-chief Gideon Spanier in an exclusive Q&A on the audio app Clubhouse.
Listen in as Gideon discusses winning the BSME's business and finance editor of the year, explores the lesser known factors which saw the Publicis and Omnicom merger fail - and reveals why Snoop Dogg is his favourite rapper.
Evans 'n' Wood
In this festive episode of the Dog ‘n’ Bone the Managing Director of Marketing & Digital at Direct Line Group Mark Evans and System1’s Chief Innovation Officer Orlando Wood share their perspectives on the creativity and effectiveness of 2020’s crop of Christmas TV ads.
Listen to find out why carrots are cool, why referencing COVID was a no-no and where John Lewis’s effort slipped up as Mark and Orlando discuss their favourite festive ad spots in a conversation curated by Propeller Group chairman Martin Loat.
To watch the ads mentioned as you listen, go to this page on the Propeller website where you will find links for each spot and the time when it crops up in the conversation:
Mark draws on his client-side experience to explain the ads he likes and the ones he’s not wowed by, while Orlando explains which ads are top of the tree based on market research company System1’s star rating evaluation method. Find out more about the star rating method, including a list of the global Top 10 Ads at the link here:
The chat also covers the gap between the boundary-pushing agenda of adland creatives and what the general public enjoys watching, the diversity row that erupted around Sainsbury’s ad and why you should wear trousers when on a video call with Karen Blackett OBE.
Kenna 'n' Daykin
On the latest episode of the Dog 'n' Bone, we speak to Chris Kenna, CEO & Founder of Brand Advance, and Jerry Daykin, EMEA Media Director at GlaxoSmithKline.
The pair discuss Black Lives Matter, the impact of keyword blocking and speaking to "the diverse majority".
Diversity 'n' Inclusion
This is a special edition of the Dog 'n' Bone hosted by recent Brixton Finishing School graduate Dorcas Matomby.
Dorcas interviews Justin Copeland-Thomas, CEO of DDB North America, Kieran Kent, Managing Director of Propeller Group and Ben Major, Recruitment Director for Mother London, about their perspectives and plans when it comes to promoting diversity in the advertising industry.
Calverley 'n' Smith
On the latest episode of the Dog 'n' Bone, we speak to Cheryl Calverley, CEO of Eve Sleep, and Luke Smith, CEO and co-founder of digital marketing agency Croud.
The pair discuss Cheryl's move from CMO to CEO, the nature of D2C marketing - and of course - their most embarrassing moments in business.
Open and honest view of the marketing industry. Would highly recommend!
Love the format and such interesting guests!
I always enjoy listening to new episodes and as a young marketer the insights and info from these senior people is very useful and inspiring!