The world’s advertising industry gathered this week on the French Riviera for the annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity as brands, media owners, tech companies and agencies gathered to debate and discuss the hot topics of the industry.
The Lion…king of the jungle. Especially if you are at Cannes Lions in Cannes, France in mid-June where the kings and queens of the media, advertising and entertainment worlds gather to share, learn, inspire and honor the Lions of the Industry.
Diversity and inclusion at Turner are not just shared values or ideals – they’re essential to how we work, create and perform as a business. To engage with diverse fans throughout the world, we must become an authentic reflection of who they are, with a culture where different backgrounds and experience are sought after to fuel breakthrough ideas on and off the screen.
Last week, the Turner family gathered in New York City to showcase our amazing content, latest programming and the incredible talent from our brands – Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, HLN, TBS, TNT, truTV and Turner Sports – at our 2017 Upfront.
To help launch their new series, Soundtracks, CNN brought Grammy-winning performer Melissa Etheridge to New York’s 59th Street subway station for an acoustic set. Subway-riders got to hear some of Melissa’s most popular songs: On Broadway, You Can’t Always Get What You Want, Hold On I’m Coming, This Land Is Your Land, Come To My Window and Bring Me Some Water.