Kids Need Mentors. Adults Need A Laugh.

You’d think advocacy work for an organization like Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Canada would pull at one’s heart strings. But Sharpe Blackmore Euro RSCG went another way with their Early Bloomers campaign.

2010 Dispatches From Molson Coors

Molson Coors is stoked to support Team Canada, make roving reporters out of its staff and serve a whole lot of beer to fans of the Vancouver Olympics, which gets underway today. I’m not sure who the target audience is for these videos. It seems like the content might be for an internal audience, but […]

These Executions Bigger And Better Than The Ideas Themselves

Agency: Wieden + Kennedy Agency: Bartle Bogle Hegarty/New York

Wieden’s Coke Spot Has Been Done Before

[via Tony Marin, who loves “catching advertising hacks in the act.”]

The Google Is Coming. The Google Is Coming.

Google is coming to your city or a city near you, and when they arrive the Internet in said city is going to be extremely fast. According to Washington Post, by showcasing an ultra-fast broadband network, the company highlights its push for better consumer applications and shows support for the Obama administration’s proposal to bring […]

Soloist Backed By Martin’s Full Orchestra

According to Adweek, creative veteran Jonathan Cranin has taken his yearlong working relationship with The Martin Agency to the next level, by joining the IPG shop’s New York office under the aegis of a one-man practice called Cranin@Martin. Cranin said the deal with Martin “gives me the chance to scratch my entrepreneurial itch while still […]

Snickers Making Expert Use Of Celebs In New Campaign

The Ability To Make A Lasting Impression In 140 Characters Is Part Of The Job

BFG Communications in Savannah is once again looking to hire an Assistant Content Manager. Last time BFG did that, they asked prospects to contact them via Twitter. Doing so led to a storm of publicity for the company and a new employee in Hal Thomas. Now there’s another opening and again BFG wants to hear […]

Palmetto Staters For Unfettered Capitalism

Unleashing Capitalism, a campaign from SC Policy Council and Atlanta’s Huey + Partners, claims to be a prescription for economic prosperity in South Carolina–the state with the 4th highest unemployment rate and the 3rd highest student drop out rate in the nation. SC Policy Council is pushing an agenda of limited government, free enterprise and […]

Video’s A Performer

Tod Sacerdoti, CEO & Founder of BrightRoll, the world’s largest video advertising network, is offering his company’s POV on the video advertising category, one of the few growth areas in the advertising business today. POV: Point of Video View more presentations from Tod Sacerdoti. According to Wikipedia, BrightRoll offers an array of video advertising unit […]