Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Paul Silburn

Londoners use to say their city is the greatest in the world. And, let´s be reasonable, when it comes to advertising, they are right. Just check out Paul Silburn curriculum. In any other place in the world, he would be the best advertiser ever, but in UK he is just, let´s say, in the top 20. He has won over 20 lions, including legendary campaigns like "No nonsense" or John West Salmon´s "Bear Fight" and, more recently, "Life´s for Sharing" for T-Mobile.

Paul has worked in a row of agencies that include Lowe, TBWA Leo Burnett, BBH and Saatchi & Saatchi, we could say, half of the best London agencies. He has also made a small adventure at Fallon Minneapolis, but it didn´t last long. Pat Fallon fired him and, since them, things haven't been working at the classic agency.

Different of other creatives, its hard to identify his strong point. He has done funny physical comedy, sensitive subjects and down-to-earth advertising. He has been awarded in alternative media, film, print and outdoor. One thing, although, it´s easy to notice. His ads all look real. If he had done any scams, we don´t know, but their biggest award campaigns are pretty real.

Ad Genius 17: Paul Silburn.
Countries: UK, USA.
Agencies: Lowe, TBWA, Leo Burnett, BBH, Fallon, Saatchi.
At Cannes: Over 20 lions, 7 Gold.
Strong Points: Versatility.



































28 comments:

  1. Hi there, I like your blog and i wanted to know if i can have your permission to publish one of your posts (translated in spanish) every sunday, clarifying they come from your website.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Thanks for this, I never would have guessed that the same creative was behind all of this great work. He really is versatile! Oh and especially thanks for shedding the light on Jon West bear, I always heard that was Mark Tutssel....

    ReplyDelete
  3. SPREAD THE WORD ABOUT THE DIRTIEST ECD IN ADVERTISING, ROBERT GAXIOLA:
    www.cuntxposed.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  4. Genius my ass. All these ads are ripoff.
    http://copycunts.blogspot.com/2011/10/paul-silburn.html

    ReplyDelete
  5. As a fan of many of the things this "genius" rips off, and an appreciator of the originality of any others, (except Peter Kay, that ad is a wonderful meeting of twats) I do have to laugh at this fawning pile of shit about a man for whom guilt is long distant memory, from a time when he weakened by the morals of normal folks.

    ReplyDelete
  6. Free Work at Home Job (11568)
    Work at home completing simple surveys from home. No
    registration fees. Join today For more information
    visit: (http://www.eazy2earn.com)



    ReplyDelete
  7. Creative Advertisements It’s quite true about the saying – There’s no second chance at making a good first impression. Advertisement, regardless online or offline, if they don’t catch your attention within seconds they are considered failed.

    ReplyDelete
  8. The best ways to make digital marketing a common trend :-
    There are so much high at the Video production London side of better changes coming up by means of the goal in the direction of all needs to have the high or Advertising agencies london best work. There are object or goods on Web design London intention that will remain in point of give you a party at the digital marketing london side of then help in completing the results.

    ReplyDelete
  9. Amazing this blog I am going to bookmark it, i like your site, keep uploading fresh content.
    Event Management Companies || Modelling Agencies || celebrity management companies

    ReplyDelete
  10. I have read your entire blog, i like your writing skills and style.

    Amazing video and it's very informative article.
    Corporate Film Makers in Mumbai || Business Explainer Videos in

    Mumbai
    || Corporate Film Production in Mumbai

    ReplyDelete
  11. I simply desired to thank you very much yet again. I am not sure the things that I could possibly have implemented without those solutions contributed by you directly on this area. It had been a hard difficulty for me personally, nevertheless finding out the very specialized style you dealt with that forced me to jump over delight. I'm thankful for your information and as well , trust you recognize what an amazing job that you're doing training the others through your blog. Most probably you have never encountered any of us. facebook page management

    ReplyDelete
  12. PPC Advertising Agency Nice Blog post.I always find something interesting in your blogs

    ReplyDelete
  13. Hi there would you mind sharing which blog platform you're working with? I'm looking to start my own blog in the near future but I'm having a difficult time deciding between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal. The reason I ask is because your design and style seems different then most blogs and I'm looking for something unique. P.S My apologies for getting off-topic but I had to ask! mediakortti östnyland

    ReplyDelete
  14. Nicely explained about advertising in Videos, Thank you for Sharing with us
    Advertising Agency in Hyderabad

    ReplyDelete
  15. You made this kind of fascinating piece to peruse, giving each subject illumination for people to pick up learning. A debt of gratitude is for imparting the such data to us to peruse this.廣告公司

    ReplyDelete
  16. Thanks for sharing such a nice post. Blue Astral

    ReplyDelete

  17. We can provide Exciting Females companion these Gorgeous Islamabad Escorts are very sensible to treat you and pay full attention your feelings +923315361133. You can find these Girls definitely different to others. Best Models for our side and wonderful Escorts in Islamabad are create Amazing factors when you both are together for fulfillment our Agency is a High rated referral that offers Unique Service Call us Now.

    ReplyDelete
  18. D0NATE YOUR K1DNNEY WITH THE SUM OF $500,000.00 USD,WhatsApp for more details WhatsApp 91 8681996093
    Email: hospitalcarecenter@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete