Lotus Awards brings Old Spice Guy creators to Vancouver

Over the past couple weeks advertising afficionados across Vancouver have been talking about how a new TELUS campaign smells a lot like Old Spice. But not in a good way.

Well now Vancouverites have a chance to meet the creators of the orginal The Man Your Man Could Smell Like campaign.

On Thursday, September 9th Craig Allen and Eric Kallman from the agency Wieden + Kennedy will be bring their fresh scent to the Lotus Awards Meet the Judges Mingler at 6pm at Opus Bar at the Opus Hotel.

The intimate event will feature a number of high profile judges from the advertising industry. Judges include Michael Borosky from Eleven, Tyson Damman from Big Spaceship, Christian DaBica from Jager Di Paola Kemp and Craig Allen and Eric Kallman from Wieden + Kennedy.

Tickets are $40 and available online.

Lotus Awards organizers have been kind enough to offer Techvibes tickets to give away to two lucky readers. If you’re interested in attending the Meet the Judges Mingler comment on this blog post with a question you’d like to ask the minds behind this successful campaign.

We’ll randomly pick two winners on Tuesday, September 7th and announce them here.

BONUS: If you’re already going to this event, you should pick up today’s Groupon that gets you $40 worth of bar snacks and cocktails at the Opus Bar for only $20.