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Austin & Williams Named to Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America

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National honor latest in a string of yearlong achievements and accolades.

VML Names God-is Rivera as Director of Inclusion & Cultural Resonance

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God-is Rivera has been promoted to director of inclusion and cultural resonance, a newly created position at VML.

Inside the Campaign: Deutsch’s “Dr. Aftkings” and “Play” for DraftKings

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In the series Inside the Campaign, the 4A’s features creative work from its member agencies. Here, Deutsch takes you inside two new campaigns for DraftKings. Campaigns: “Dr. Aftkings” and “Play” Agency: Deutsch New York Client: DraftKings Program Background: Gearing up for the NFL season, the New York office of Deutsch this week launched two creative executions — “Play” and “Dr. Aftkings” — […]

Inside the Campaign: Team One’s “Visionaries Wanted”

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Inspired by Ernest Shackleton’s famous ad, “MEN WANTED for hazardous journey,” Team One created a campaign to launch The Legacy Lab’s inaugural Honors program: an initiative to recognize brand leaders making a long-term difference in a short-term world.

5 Questions for Jim Brown of Muller Bressler Brown

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The 4A’s is committed to sharing the thoughts of some of the most important leaders in the ad industry. In this edition of our 5 Questions For… series, we chat with Jim Brown, CEO and partner of agency Muller Bressler Brown in Kansas City, Mo.  What is the biggest challenge or opportunity facing the ad industry right now? […]

Project [Dis]Connect by the J. Walter Thompson Young Commodores

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The J. Walter Thompson Young Commodores – students from Manhattan Early College School for Advertising (MECA), Miami Ad School and City College of New York – had an amazing opportunity to work with the great people from the Discover Outdoors Foundation Kirk Reynolds and Lauren Skonieczny. Throughout the 15-weeks the YC’s stayed in close contact with DOF and led the project from beginning to end.

“The Self-Starters” — Featuring Frances and Deacon Webster, Walrus

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It’s always nice when your romantic partner gets the insanity of working in this mad, mad world. Even better when that romantic partner doubles as your business partner.

Inside the Campaign: HMH’s Work for Central Oregon Visitors Association

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In the series Inside the Campaign, the 4A’s features creative work from its member agencies. Here, HMH takes you inside its campaign for Central Oregon Visitors Association. Campaign: Central Oregon Vacation Getaways Agency: HMH Client: Central Oregon Visitors Association Program Background: Central Oregon is known for its rugged beauty. What isn’t as well known is the level of luxury […]

5 Questions for Justin Chase of Intouch Solutions

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The 4A’s is committed to sharing the thoughts of some of the most important leaders in the ad industry. In this edition of our 5 Questions For… series, we chat with Justin Chase, Executive Vice President of Innovation at Intouch Solutions.  What is the biggest challenge or opportunity facing the ad industry right now? Encroachment from consulting firms […]

Fashion Retailer Express, Inc. Selects VML as Agency of Record

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VML will lead the strategic consumer journey toward sales and commerce through integrated channel strategies including marketing, paid media, search, analytics and consumer sales optimization.

“Simply Put, Diversity is Profitability” — Featuring Bianca Guimaraes, BBDO

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Not even a full decade ago, BBDO associate creative director Bianca Guimaraes graduated from university with the same aspirations as any other hungry creative.

The World Isn’t Just at Your Fingertips, It’s Also in Your Vocal Cords

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In this blog post, Jeff Mard, VP Innovation & New Business at Cronin,  discusses the advent of voice technologies like Alexa and their impact on brand strategy.

“Ideas are Important, But Execution Wins Out” — Featuring Eric Mayville, Wondersauce

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I’m sure our parents have warned us growing up to never get into business with our friends. Eric Mayville, Wondersauce co-CEO and founding partner will tell you otherwise—actually, he already has.

Oxford Communications Welcomes Three New Clients

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L’Oréal USA, CareOne and Young Audiences New Jersey & Eastern Pennsylvania have partnered with Oxford Communications to address a variety of marketing services.

MBB Agency Lands Heartland Coca-Cola Bottling Company Partnership

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Red Friday now has a new significance for the team at MBB Agency. The Leawood-based marketing and advertising agency has been drafted by the Heartland Coca-Cola Bottling Company to design creative assets to support the company’s 2017 Kansas City Chiefs sponsorship.

“Great Work Benefits Everybody” — Featuring Rob Bloom, &Barr

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&Barr associate creative director Rob Bloom probably knew he was geared for this career path at age eight when he created his own humor magazine. There were many booger jokes, we were told.

Gatesman Showcases 2017 Brandtern Class

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Gatesman, one of the fastest-growing, mid-sized privately owned marketing communications agencies, is pleased to introduce the 2017 Brandtern Experience class: Cassandra Bachik, Sarah Collins, Alexa Condie, Samantha Gatesman, Angela Kilburg, Andy Mendes, Jonathan Panchura, Bethany Stokoski and Colleen Zewe. The latest Brandterns, who will wrap-up their internship on Aug. 11 with a final campaign presentation, were carefully selected from a competitive pool of more than 400 applicants – the largest ever for the Gatesman program.

Inside the Campaign: Supercell’s “Legends of 2v2” Real-Time Video Generator by Firstborn

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The 4A’s features the work of its members via the series Inside the Campaign. Here, Firstborn takes you inside its campaign for Supercell. Campaign: Clash Royale “Legends of 2v2” Real-Time Video Generator Agency: Firstborn Client: Supercell Campaign Background Clash Royale, Supercell’s hit mobile game and App Store darling, boasts one of the largest fan bases, with millions of […]