Whassup! With Vinny?

Vinny Warren, the advertising creative responsible for the Budweiser “Whassup!” campaign, has left DDB Chicago after seven years. In addition to the Cannes Grand-Prix winning “Whassup” campaign, Warren has created popular and award-winning work for OfficeMax and Volkswagen Germany via DDB Berlin. This August, Warren created and executive-produced OfficeMax’s one hour television special “Schooled,” featuring […]

Whoah, Social Bookmarking Icons

Social bookmarking is all the rage these days and AdPulp.com is a little late to the game. We’ve had some requests, and now we’ve answered. At the bottom of each post, you’ll see six links to add AdPulp.com content to social bookmarking services. If you like a particular post, have an account with one of […]

Site Maintenance

Please pardon our dust. We’re doing some upgrades on the site this weekend so if anything seems amiss, it should all be back to normal by Monday morning. Thanks.

The Influentials: Advertising in New York City

New York Magazine details the seven Most Influential People in Advertising from New York City. Not surprisingly, Google’s VP of Ad Sales, Tim Armstrong topped the list, followed by Irwin Gotlieb – CEO, GroupM of WPP John Wren – CEO, Omnicom Group Bob Greenberg – CEO, R/GA Jon Kamen – CEO, @radical.media The Swedes – […]

Apple to Break “Exciting” TV Ads Next Week

According to Steve Jobs at Apple’s annual shareholder meeting this morning, Apple will be launching an “exciting” round of TV ads starting next week. On the heels of the switch to Intel Processors, the new Mac Book Pro (and last week’s 17″ Mac Book Pro), and the beta software release of BootCamp – which allows […]

MediaCom NY Swings the Axe

It was a bloody Monday in NYC as Grey’s MediaCom laid off over 120 people on Monday. In an email to the survivors: Looking back and looking forward: Yesterday was a difficult day for all of you, and you came through it so well, amid much uncertainty. Yesterday we restructured our NY office to reflect […]

Domain Names For Sale

I’m cleaning out some domain names. The following domains are available for immediate purchase and transfer. I’d be willing to negotiate on most of them, feel free to drop me a line to shartley@gmail.com (be sure to mention the domain in question). The free appraisal service is graciously provided by Keith Pieper of Zetetic. Zetetic […]

Mac Shareware Firm Gets Blogs

Mac shareware firm macZOT! turned to the legion of bloggers to release their newest piece of software, AppZapper. AppZapper is a nifty uninstaller application for OS X to hunt down the pesky preference and library files which get installed, but are often left floating around when an application is deleted. Beginning this morning, they lobbied […]