Bay Area Allure Is Strong

Ad Age looks at two agencies opening outposts in San Francisco—Olson and R/GA.
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Harold Sogard, vice chairman, Goodby Silverstein said, “I welcome R/GA to the center of true creativity.”
Olson CEO John Olson said, “We, for one, like it there. The people who share our beliefs are there and the talent vein is so rich.”
I hear that.

About David Burn

Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. I worked for seven agencies in five states before launching my own practice in 2009. Today, I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.


  1. It’s 28º and windy in New York today.
    San Francsico is looking pretty tempting.