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Created by Omid Farhang, award-winning Creative Director and Founder of Majority. Featuring the marketing industry’s most admired leaders sharing advice, revealing process and routines, telling a few war stories, hopefully uplifting a few cynics, and divulging secrets to a fulfilling career in marketing. 

Talking to Ourselves Omid Farhang

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 101 Ratings

Created by Omid Farhang, award-winning Creative Director and Founder of Majority. Featuring the marketing industry’s most admired leaders sharing advice, revealing process and routines, telling a few war stories, hopefully uplifting a few cynics, and divulging secrets to a fulfilling career in marketing. 

    Chris Beresford-Hill hosts Jeff Goodby

    Chris Beresford-Hill hosts Jeff Goodby

    GUEST HOST: Chris Beresford-Hill, NA President and Chief Creative Officer at Ogilvy. Chris has been on the Adweek CREATIVE 100, Business Insider’s Most Creative People in Advertising, and the AdAge 40 Under 40. GUEST: Jeff Goodby, co-founder and co-chair of Goodby, Silverstein & Partners. Since its inception in early 80s, Goodby has won Agency of the Year multiple times by multiple publications. The Museum of Modern Art has placed several of their ads into permanent rotation, including “got milk?” and the Budweiser Lizards. In 2006, Jeff was inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame. In 2010, Adweek named Jeff and partner Rich Silverstein 'Executives of the Decade.' In 2019, Jeff and Rich received Cannes’ highest honor: The Lion of St Mark. In 2020, Jeff and Rich taught advertising for the acclaimed content series, Masterclass. 

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Pancho Cassis

    Pancho Cassis

    Pancho Cassis is Partner and Global Chief Creative Officer at David. Winner of 112 Cannes lions, 4 Grand Prix, 1 Titanium, a Black Pencil at D&AD, and a pile more awards too long to list. Under Pancho’s leadership, David has been named Agency of the Year by Ad Age, Clio, One Show and D@AD. These recognitions are the result of consistently outstanding creative, anchored by Burger King’s Moldy Whopper campaign, one of the bravest and most iconic campaigns of all time. 

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Simon Cook

    Simon Cook

    Simon Cook is the CEO of Cannes Lions. Since joining Cannes Lions a decade and a half ago, Simon has served in almost every role within the organization, including Director of Awards, VP Creative Excellence and Managing Director. He is a powerful advocate for the marketing industry, and the gatekeeper of its most coveted award.  

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Greg Hahn returns!

    Greg Hahn returns!

    Greg Hahn is Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Mischief@No Fixed Address. Prior to Mischief, Greg was CCO of BBDO New York for nearly 15 years, where he became one of the most awarded creatives in the world (Cannes Grand Prix, Emmys, all that), and helped BBDO become one of the most awarded companies in the world. Yet in Spring of 2020, Greg headlined a wave of high profile layoffs at BBDO in reaction to pandemic fears.Just two short months later, Greg co-founded Mischief. Just two short years later, Mischief was named Agency of the Year by Adage, Agency of the Year by Campaign US, and the second most innovative agency by Fast Company. Marking one of the most all-time legendary starts by any creative agency ever.    

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Devika Bulchandani

    Devika Bulchandani

    Devika Bulchandani is Global President of Ogilvy, making her the first ever woman of color to run a global agency network. In 2022, Ogilvy won Global Network of the Year at Cannes. Prior to joining Ogilvy in 2021, Dev had a storied 26-year career at McCann, most recently as President of McCann North America. She led Mastercard’s Priceless campaign. In 2017, she helped bring to life the iconic Fearless Girl, making Mccann one of the most awarded agencies in the world. In 2019 she was recognized by Campaign Magazine as U.S. Advertising Agency Head of the Year. Dev is also a founding member of Times Up Advertising, where she has tirelessly championed equality for women in advertising. 

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Alex Lopez

    Alex Lopez

    Alex Lopez is President & Global Creative Chairman at McCann Worldgroup. Before that, he spent 23 years at Nike, where he became one of the most accomplished and awarded brand marketers of our generation. Pick any of your favorite Nike campaigns of the past two decades, and chances are you’ll find Alex’s fingerprints. Including on the now legendary Dream Crazy campaign starring Colin Kaepernick. Alex also led efforts to launch new sport categories like Nike Skateboarding, the brand’s launch into Digital Sport via the Fuel Band, and most recently Nike’s foray into long-form content with Waffle Iron Entertainment. Alex has won every major creative marketing award including an Emmy, seven Cannes Grand Prix Lions, the D&AD Black Pencil, One Show Brand Of The Year, and hundreds more. His work is in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in NYC. 

    • 1 hr 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
101 Ratings

101 Ratings

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From the guests to the questions this podcast is a delight. It’s some of the best minds in the industry who you rarely hear from. Or didn’t know you should be hearing from. There’s something to learn and be inspired by in every episode.

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