#CannesYouFeelIt – What Brands Should Sound Like & The Benefits Of Ad Blocking

When it comes to using music in their marketing, brands are hitting all the wrong notes. That was the message put forward by panel members at the ‘101 Great Minds: Exploring the Power of Music in Branding’ session at Cannes Lions earlier today. 

Panel host and president of audio agency iV2Uli Reese, revealed 80% of Fortune 500 companies are arbitrary in their music choices, arguing there was an ‘implementation gap’ in advertising, where music is treated as an afterthought rather than an integral piece of branding.

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