Kellog's Promotes All-Bran With William Shatner


Disguised as an editorial employment article in the Toronto Star, Kellog is promoting its All-Bran cereal with William Shatner, under the headline, "Baker, Underhill, Tilly and Taylor - Appointment Notice" and the copy "Bob Baker, President and Chief Bean Counter of Baker Underhill, Tilly and Taylor Chartered Accountants is pleased to announce the appointment of William Shatner as Receptionist and Managing Director of Making Fibre (this is Canada, remember) your friend." It goes on in the usual, droll announcement-like tone explaining how Shatner will increase awareness at the firm about the benefits of fiber and how Kellog products will playa part in that effort. Inkygirl took a picture of the ad so you can read the entire copy.

by Steve Hall    May- 9-05   Click to Comment   
Topic: Celebrity, Newspaper   

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Heh. The company acronym is BUTT. My inner-Beavis is pleased.

Posted by: tim on May 9, 2005 10:48 PM

There is a real UK accountancy firm called Baker Tilly. They may not be amused. But then, who cares?

Posted by: Gary Rook on May 10, 2005 2:21 PM

irony. it sounds like a UK firm. hmm I wonder if it will hit the fan.

Posted by: poly on May 10, 2005 5:32 PM


Posted by: mr. regular on May 11, 2005 2:51 AM