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General Electric Uses a Kid to Explain its Business to You

BBDO Tries to Communicate, What, Exactly, the $140 Billion Company Does

Published on Feb 06, 2014

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General Electric? What's that? It can be difficult to explain just what this ginormous conglomerate really does. So the brand tapped BBDO to explain. The agency used the voice of a child, narrating a fantastical sequence that explains what her mom, a GE employee, really does, from building underwater power sources fueled by moonlight; connecting health-care institutions through mobile devices; and helping create environmentally friendly trains. Read more about the spot on AdAge.com.

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Credits

Date
Feb 06, 2014
Agency:
BBDO
CCO Worldwide:
David Lubars
Client:
GE
CCO, New York:
Greg Hahn
Senior Creative Director:
Eric Cosper
Senior Creative Director:
Michael Aimette
Group Exec Producer:
Anthony Nelson
CD/Copywriter:
Nick Sonderup
CD/Art Director:
Eric Goldstein
Head of Music Production:
Rani Vaz
Production Co.:
MJZ
Director:
Dante Ariola
Director of Photography:
Benoit Delhomme
Music House:
Barking Owl
Edit House:
Whitehouse
Editor:
Rick Lawley
Visual Effects House:
Method Studios
Audio Mix:
Heard City
Mixer:
Phillip Loeb

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