The Super Bowl is this Sunday, and this year our local teams aren’t in it, so why are we still going to watch it? Because, it’s not just the Super Bowl of football, it’s also the Super Bowl of commercials. As marketing and advertising pros, we geek out over this stuff. Below are some of our team’s favorite and most memorable commercials from past Super Bowls.
Ashley North, Search & Social Media Specialist
Because I eat, breathe and sleep all things social media – I’m obsessed with any campaign that has instant virality. This is why my #1 Super Bowl commercial is Pepsi’s iconic 1992 spot with Cindy Crawford. To this day, people still remember that commercial. This spot was groundbreaking for obvious reasons, but the cheekiness of the line that the boys are really just ogling the newly redesigned can (and not Cindy) is what makes this commercial stand out from the pack. The best news? Cindy’s coming back for this year’s Super Bowl to recreate that classic Pepsi commercial. Talk about ultimate staying power!
Devin Schneider, Client Success Manager
The notorious Quesalupa commercial of 2016 is my favorite for obvious reasons. Taco Bell has always been known for its impeccable targeting to Millennials and Gen Z. I mean, fourth meal…. c’mon that’s what I lived on in college. Anyway……Taco Bell left their nostalgic millennials behind and went straight
Tish Pasqual, Research & Media Manager
I loved Volkswagen commercial, where the little boy is dressed like Darth Vader and he is trying to command the world with his powers. He finally has success, by waving his hands and turning to his father’s Volkswagen, and the
Seskind, Client Success Manager
My favorite super bowl