Sparkling Cider Paired With Beefcake

Pink and Poodle/Amersterdam injects some sex appeal into this new spot for Jillz Sparkling cider, a Heineken product. If you need a bit more beefcake in your day, head over to the “making of” video on Vimeo.

Dear Sophie

Savvy stuff from Google with their latest TV spot for Chrome, Dear Sophie. I think it actually fails a bit in getting the message of Chrome across, with the entire focus taking place within in Gmail. But it also reinforces just how pervasive – like it or not – that Google has become in our […]

Men Get Dirty, Dial for Men Cleans Them Up

Bulldozer drag racing. Paintball ‘pocolypse. Digging with dynamite. These are just some of the activities that men who like it muddy can take part in this summer at Camp Dirt in Granby, Colorado (provided they enter and win the sweeps hosted by Dial for Men). Creative courtesy of Red Tettemer + Partners in Philadelphia, Dial […]

Content Makers Can’t Keep Up With Screen Makers

Jim Louderback, CEO of Revision3 Internet Television in San Francisco flew down to L.A. for the Digital Hollywood conference currently underway in Marina del Rey. He came away with some interesting observations that Ad Age is happy to share with the likes of us. One executive from NBC pointedly said that “we make television episodes […]

Unnatural Growth Seen At Gas Stations Nation Wide

Gas Station TV

Gas Station TV is offering a delivery guarantee for any advertising program purchased from now until June 30, 2011. During the advertiser’s campaign, GSTV will offer a five-time “makegood” – versus the typical industry standard one-time makegood for any impressions not delivered. To help get the word out about the promotion, GSTV created a print […]

Schweppes Turns Sultry


What happens when you put Uma Thurman, photographer David Lachapelle and Fred & Farid all in the same room? This happens: Via: Whitezine

Taco Bell Franchise Board Calls For Agency Review, Brand Says No

Loose emails sink ships. And Maureen Morrison of

Savvy Shoppers Search Smart Phones, Gain Confidence About Their Purchase Decisions

The Google is a big believer in the future of mobile and mobile advertising. Naturally, the nerds have the data to back up their enthusiasm (and a video presentation of the data set). 70% of us use our smart phones while inside the store (to check price, get product details, etc.) And 42% of us […]

Portland Area Pet Care Company Names New AOR

Castor & Pollux Natural PetWorks has chosen StruckAxiom–with offices in Salt Lake City, Portland, Los Angeles and New York City–as its Agency of Record to handle national advertising duties, for their portfolio of organic and natural pet food, products and accessories. Todd Martin, VP of Marketing at C&P, says, “We recognized StruckAxiom’s expertise in creating […]