Saudi Telecom Company has unveiled a major new campaign aimed at dispelling the stereotypical ideas around Saudi Arabia to both the world and to Saudis themselves.
J. Walter Thompson created ‘Unveil Saudi’, a project that invited local bloggers, social media influencers and photographers to journey with STC through the Kingdom’s lesser-known villages, towns and small cities to document a side of the country beyond oil and desert.
“People outside the Kingdom are unable to view the country the way Saudis do,” explained Ahmed Al Sahhaf, general manager of Consumer Marketing Communication at STC. “All too often, images and mass media portray desert and oil.
“But sometimes, even Saudis need to be reminded of the beauty and diverse landscape across their vast country.
“The images on Unveil Saudi are a reminder of our colorful and joyous land; green mountains, clear streams, cloud-covered cable car rides, fields and parks, dusky night