People For Good : Bus Shelters

Do Canadians really need to be any nicer?

Published On
Aug 14, 2011
Bus Shelters

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Toronto agency Zulu Alpha Kilo and Media Experts partnered with a number of media agencies to co-found a social movement in the Land of the Nice, a.k.a, Canada that encourages people to be nicer to each other.

In a series of television spots, outdoor ads and posters, the campaign highlights all the ways people can be nicer to each other -- like giving up a parking spot or a seat on the subway. The television spots highlight how rare common courtesy has become, with the tagline, "If Good Deeds Were More Common, They Wouldn't Stand Out as Much." The spots and ads point you to the campaign's site,, where good deeds are collected, shared and featured.

The campaign also features an iPad app that throws out suggestions like "Start up a non work-related conversation" when shaken or tapped.

There's also plenty of online conversation with people tweeting out the good deeds they did today along with the hashtag #peopleforgood.


Aug 15, 2011
Agency :
Zulu Alpha Kilo
Media :
Media Experts
Creative Director :
Zak Mroueh, Joseph Bonnici
Interactive Creative Director :
Sean Ganann
Art Director :
Mark Francolini, Mooren Bofill, Mark Bovey
Writer :
George Ault (English), Martin Belanger (French)
Designer :
Mooren Bofill
Media Team :
Mark Sherman, Richard Ivey, Giosi Nizzola, Mike Rumble
Social Media :
Cory Pelletier
Mobile App Developer :
Studio Artist :
Mo Elabi, Whitney Taylor, Jose Silva, Dayle Sheward
Interactive Programmer :
Adam Brandejs
Agency Producer :
Bette Minott
Agency Print Producer :
Kate Spencer, Eileen Smith
Account :
Mike Sutton, Laura Robinson, Joaquin Arcila
Interactive Planner :
Ritchie Emslie
Production House :
Radke Films
Director :
Geordie Stephens
Executive Producer :
Eddie Weiss, Scott Mackenzie
Producer :
Dwight Phipps
Music and Sound Design :
Pirate Radio
Music Director :
Terry OReilly, Steve Gardner
Editing Company :
Panic & Bob
Editor :
John Evans
Casting House :
Fade to Black
Photographer :
Shereen Mroueh
Brand :
People For Good
Client :
People For Good

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