Executive creative director/Hill, Holliday/New York
"Cannes is a throwback to a time when creative splurge was the urge. We're now in a new marketing age: nimble, results-driven marketing rewards relevant, compelling advertising with more airtime."
President/Peak Results! Marketing/San Francisco
"Cannes is the largest international competition and U.S. work has to be able to hold its own against the best globally. Let's not isolate ourselves."
Creative Director/Heil Brice Advertising/Newport Beach, Calif.
"No matter what state the world is in, this is still the world championship of advertising."
CW/Creative group head/ BBDO/Denmark