Senior Art & UI Director

The Most Colossal Casserole

In a first-of-its-kind Pinterest hack, we turned a regular Pinboard into one crowd-sourced, almost endlessly scrolling casserole to help drive food donations this holiday season.


Campbell’s wanted to increase traffic at during Thanksgiving, America's biggest food-focussed holiday.


In a first-of-its-kind Pinterest hack, we turned a Pinboard into one giant Thanksgiving casserole and asked casserole fans to help it grow. Each time someone pinned or re-pinned Campbell’s famous Green Bean Casserole recipe, the Most Colossal Casserole grew a by a pin and a portion of real casserole was donated to a food charity.


In less than three weeks, Campbell’s Green Bean Casserole became 2012’s most-pinned Thanksgiving dish. traffic increased by 250% with over a million new casserole recipe views. 

• 250% increase in traffic on
• Over 1 Million new Green Bean Casserole recipe views
• We created the longest-scrolling food image in history
• 420% increase in social media shares over the previous year
• Over 20,000 Green Bean Casserole recipe pins
• Over 50 Million impressions
• Helped fight hunger over the holidays


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Marketing Daily — Campbell Fans Build Giant Pinterest Casserole Board
Strategy Magazine — Breakout Social Media Site of the Year: Pinterest
Stimulant Online — Colossal Casserole


Canadian Marketing Association Awards
Consumer Products: Food & Beverage – Bronze
John Caples International Awards
Social Media – Bronze
Advertising & Design Club of Canada
Interactive Media: Best Use Of An Existing Social Platform – Merit
Applied Arts Interactive Awards
Consumer Packaged Goods – Winner
17th Annual Webby Awards
Experimental & Innovation – Official Honoree
New York Festivals International Advertising Awards
Design: Use Of Medium: Digital Design – Finalist

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