Awards Get You To Charlotte

At least they’re honest about it. This ad on creativehotlist.com says it all:

BOONEOAKLEY – Young, fun, award-winning ad agency in Charlotte, NC seeks talented, award-winning art director/copywriter team.
We’ve set the bar high for our agency. So we’re setting the bar high for our applicants:
UNLESS YOUR WORK HAS BEEN IN “CA” ADVERTISING ANNUAL OR THE ONE SHOW, PLEASE DO NOT SEND YOUR BOOK.
IF YOU’VE BEEN IN CA OR ONE SHOW, THEN KEEP READING…

I wonder how many award-winning AD/CW teams are looking on creativehotlist.com for jobs. We never did find out the results of BooneOakley’s video application contest.

About Dan Goldgeier

Dan Goldgeier is a Seattle-based freelance copywriter with experience at advertising agencies across the U.S. He is a graduate of the Creative Circus ad school, and currently teaches at Seattle's School of Visual Concepts. Dan is also a columnist for TalentZoo.com and the author of View From The Cheap Seats and Killer Executions and Scrubbed Decks.