Douglas Quenqua

Editor-in-Chief, Campaign US

Douglas Quenqua is Editor-in-Chief of Campaign US. He has been writing about advertising and communications for 15 years, with work appearing in the New York Times, Adweek, Wired, MediaPost, Co.Create, the Advertiser, ClickZ and others.

Pepsi says 'Sorry' and removes Kendall Jenner ad from the Web

Pepsi says 'Sorry' and removes Kendall Jenner ad from the Web

"Clearly we missed the mark, and we apologize," says company after stunning backlash.

SNL mocks political ads from Super Bowl LI with bruising Cheetos sketch

SNL mocks political ads from Super Bowl LI with bruising Cheetos sketch

See ad agency 'Murphy + Kennedy' pitch cringe-worthy ideas that may hit a little too close to home.

Exclusive Q&A: Mars CMO Andrew Clarke on transparency, faith in the Super Bowl and fighting for your agencies

Exclusive Q&A: Mars CMO Andrew Clarke on transparency, faith in the Super Bowl and fighting for your agencies

In his first interview, the chief marketing and customer officer gets tough on digital visibility and explains why BBDO's Snickers work is "the best of Mars."

Faced with Muslim ban, Starbucks, Nike pledge support to refugees and immigrants

Faced with Muslim ban, Starbucks, Nike pledge support to refugees and immigrants

Howard Shultz vowed to hire 10,000 refugees around the world, and Mark Parker affirmed his company's commitment to Somali brand ambassador Mo Farrah.

Former MSLGroup China CEO files gender discrimination suit against Publicis

Former MSLGroup China CEO files gender discrimination suit against Publicis

Faith Brewitt, former head of Greater China for MSLGroup, has filed a lawsuit saying she was denied the time and basic tools to do her job.

Dove mocks Trump's #AlternativeFacts with a print ad full of lies

Dove mocks Trump's #AlternativeFacts with a print ad full of lies

"New Dove antiperspirant will boost your wifi signal," and other outrageous falsehoods appear in UK papers, courtesy of Ogilvy.

Watch: Skittles gets romantic for Super Bowl LI spot

Watch: Skittles gets romantic for Super Bowl LI spot

The 30-second ad from adam&eveDDB will appear in the first quarter.

The 10 Essential Advertising People of the Year: No. 5 Kevin Roberts

The 10 Essential Advertising People of the Year: No. 5 Kevin Roberts

In a banner year for unevolved men, Saatchi & Saatchi's chairman reminded us how high the problem still goes.

The 10 Essential Advertising People of the Year: No. 8 Amir Kassaei

The 10 Essential Advertising People of the Year: No. 8 Amir Kassaei

By slashing his agency's awards budget by 50 percent, DDB's creative chief breathed new life into a tired debate.

The 'Get a Mac' creative team reveals their favorite spots

The 'Get a Mac' creative team reveals their favorite spots

The writers, director and talent behind the Apple campaign, which turned 10 this year, talk about the ads that still make them smile.

An oral history of 'Get a Mac,' Part 2

An oral history of 'Get a Mac,' Part 2

How an excruciating seven-month quest for an idea that Steve Jobs didn't hate gave birth to one of the funniest, most effective campaigns in Apple's history, told by the writers, crew and actors who created it 10 years ago.

An oral history of 'Get a Mac,' Part 1

An oral history of 'Get a Mac,' Part 1

How an excruciating seven-month quest for an idea Steve Jobs didn't hate gave birth to one of the funniest, most effective campaigns in Apple's history, told by the writers, crew and actors who created it 10 years ago.

Former Mars Global CMO Bruce McColl joins Ehrenberg-Bass Institute

Former Mars Global CMO Bruce McColl joins Ehrenberg-Bass Institute

The longtime student of evidence-based marketing now becomes the teacher.

Laura Desmond resigns from Publicis Groupe

Laura Desmond resigns from Publicis Groupe

After a six-month sabbatical, the former Starcom Mediavest CEO has announced her intention to step down at the end of the year.

JWT's Tamara Ingram on leadership in a time of crisis

JWT's Tamara Ingram on leadership in a time of crisis

How to focus a team on the future without denying its past.

The curious case of Lori Senecal

The curious case of Lori Senecal

CP+B's first global CEO is a powerful woman in an industry desperate for more. So why isn't she being celebrated?

Case study: The steps Smirnoff took to revive its flavoured-vodka business

Case study: The steps Smirnoff took to revive its flavoured-vodka business

As a trend bottomed out, the Diageo brand decided to stop innovating in flavour variants and mix things up online.

People of color need to speak up on social media, say tech execs

People of color need to speak up on social media, say tech execs

At AdColor, officials from Facebook, YouTube, Google and Twitter explored the many ways technology can help drive empathy

The upside of thinking different: Asperger's, ADHD and enhanced creativity

The upside of thinking different: Asperger's, ADHD and enhanced creativity

Conditions such as Asperger's and ADHD have been linked to creative intelligence, Douglas Quenqua writes.

Cindy Gallop and the plight of the female provocateur

Cindy Gallop and the plight of the female provocateur

Kevin Roberts accused the outspoken diversity advocate of using the cause to glorify herself. Does it matter if he's right?