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“The Filmmaker” — Featuring Law Chen,
BBDO

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It’s “the work, the work, the work” that goes down at BBDO on a daily basis, or in director Law Chen’s case: the shoot, the shoot, the shoot.

Google Creative Lab Alum and VendorDB Co-Founder Dan Murphy Joins Deutsch as SVP, Director of Digital Operations and Production

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Deutsch announced today that Dan Murphy has joined their New York office as SVP, Director of Digital Operations and Production, reporting to Joe Calabrese, EVP, Director of Integrated Production.

Augmenting Our Reality, Really

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By Ian Cahill, Channel Supervisor, VML At Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference this week in San Jose, California, the brand is expected to announce key elements of its latest iOS 11 software. That comes with the standard expectation of new hardware, such as a stand-alone Siri device and upgraded iPads. But there are also some heavy […]

“The Metal Worker” — Featuring Ramla Ali, GSD&M

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Fundamentally inspired, with an edge. If you could describe GSD&M junior art director, Ramla Ali, you can start with the metal she frequently listens to.

“I’m Lucky to be Doing This” — Featuring Pam Fujimoto, Wongdoody

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The E in Wongdoody’s ECD Pam Fujimoto’s title doubles for exceptional—listen to her Exceptional Women Out West interview, and you’ll get it.

“Keep the Main Thing, the Main Thing” — Featuring Diamia Foster, McCann

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Making sure her voice is heard in this industry isn’t an issue for MAIP 2014 alumna and McCann associate strategist Diamia Foster.

“Create Content People Want to See” — Featuring Steve Radick, Brunner

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With integrated marketing, publicists like Steve Radick have just as much say on the creative output as creative directors.

Behind the Scenes — Roy Spence, Chairman of the Board, GSD&M

Roy Spence founded Austin-based agency GSD&M. Here he talks about how he got his start in advertising and the thing he’s most proud of: purpose-driven marketing.

“Get Comfortable Being Uncomfortable” — Featuring Anne Elisco-Lemme, Duncan Channon

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Duncan Channon executive creative director Anne Elisco-Lemme knows that sometimes the best kind of work is the kind that turns heads and stirs the pot.

“The Magician” — Featuring Dan LaCivita, Firstborn

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Dan LaCivita

Some will call staying at one agency for over 13 years magic. Some will call it a sign of endurance. To Firstborn CEO Dan LaCivita, it’s both and more.

Perry Ellis International Selects Media Storm as Media Agency of Record

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New York, NY (May 23, 2017) – Media Storm, the award-winning independent media agency, has been named Perry Ellis International’s media agency of record (AOR). “With our strategic focus on connecting with our target consumers across the digital landscape, Media Storm was the ideal partner,” said Oscar Feldenkreis, CEO and President, Perry Ellis International, Inc. […]

Chuck Fletcher Joins Barbarian as Chief Technology Officer

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Veteran “Maker” obsessed with building amazing digital experiences for agencies, content creators and startups

WONGDOODY and MomsRising Launch #IPumpedHere Campaign to Support Breastfeeding Moms

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WONGDOODY and non-profit advocacy group MomsRising have teamed up to launch #IPumpedHere, a multi-faceted campaign to drive attention to the serious lack of clean, legal places for breastfeeding mothers to pump when they return to work.

“Don’t Be Afraid To Screw Up” — Featuring Pej Sabet, Pitch, Inc.

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Learn how Pitch, Inc’s CFO/COO Pej Sabet’s knowledge over currency helps give his agency its foothold as a scrappy shop on the rise.

“The Brand Steward” — Featuring Skip Tramontana, Innocean

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Skip Tramontana treats every brief like a football being handed off to him: secure the insight, dodge any obstacle, always push the creative to a first down.

Y&R Launches Podcast “Madison & Culture”

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Biweekly Podcast Hosted by Global CEO David Sable to Explore Advertising, Marketing, Media and Creativity

3 Tips for Finding Consumer Insight Gems

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At the foundation of every successful advertising campaign is a consumer insight — an emotional expression of an unmet need or want that’s not obvious but prompts an “AHA!” when identified. Think of Snickers’ “You’re not you when you’re hungry” ad campaign: this wildly successful advertising employs the insight that people feel and act differently […]

“The Teacher” — Featuring Chavonne Hodges, McCann

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Get to know the Queens, NY native who founded TrapAerobics – fitness classes injected with hard-hitting rap and hip-hop – and who also happens to be one of McCann’s top learning experts.