Author Archives for Mel Clement

NABS Fast Forward 2017 Week 1: Karen Blackett OBE on Pitching

Word by Jo Arden, Chief Strategy Officer, MullenLowe London and NABS Fast Forward 2017 Judge It’s another beautiful late-summer night, and we are at News UK headquarters. It seems impossible that another year has passed since the bitter-sweet celebrations of NABS Fast Forward 2016. But it has, and we are back. This is my fifth... Continue Reading

Don’t wait for the cavalry

Words by Melanie Clement, Communications Executive, NABS Diversity. A broad word, isn’t it? Nadya Powell summed up what diversity should look like during the Advertising Week Europe with the phrase: “You want to be having arguments”. Isn’t she right? A diverse set of minds, opinions and cultural representation allows for ideas to be unleashed that wouldn’t otherwise be... Continue Reading