Avis 'What Drives You' by Leo Burnett Business

Avis "What Drives You" by Leo Burnett Business.
Avis "What Drives You" by Leo Burnett Business.

Car rental company asks entrepreneurs to share their passion

The campaign by Leo Burnett Business for car rental company Avis features entrepreneurs and thought leaders.

A TV spot features Blake Mycoskie, the founder of footwear line TOMS. While driving, Mycoskie discuses his vision for TOMS and the importance of giving back.

Complementing the TV ad is an series of web films at www.avis.com/whatdrivesyou/. Each features a different thinker, including the creator of the "CSI" franchise, the founders of website Gilt and an astronaut.

Avis is also seeking pitches from entrepreneurs as part of the campaign submitted to their Facebook page. A winner will receive a new BMW and mentorship.

Campaign credits

Client: Avis
Agency: Leo Burnett Business
Creative Director: Gene Campanelli
Creative Director: Peter Powell
Art Director: EJ Lee
Copywriter: Noel Nickol
Producer: Rondell Wescott
Production Company: Variable
Production Company: Point Blank
Managing Account Director: Jenny Clark
Account Director: Emily Castelli
Sr. Account Executive: Alex Vetrano
Director: John Bregel, Bess Kargman – Variable
Director: Chris Floyd – Point Blank
Music Co: Junto Sounds
Music Co: Dustin O’Halloran
Editor: Eric Argiro, Andrew Doga – Union
Post/FX: The Mill

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