It’s good to see another Portland agency doing work for another Portland client featured in Communications Arts Interactive Annual 15. Dino Citraro, interaction director/executive producer on the project, says, “The traditional ways of presenting data, most often in spreadsheets, are typically inaccessible, hard to digest, and require serious commitment on the part of the user […]
When your client wins an industry award and wants to tell everyone about it, it can be a hellish assignment because sane people tend to not like chest beating ads. Thankfully, Subaru and its agency didn’t fall into that trap here.
thinkLA honored the best advertising produced by Los Angeles and Southern California agencies last night at the 43rd Annual Belding Awards held at the Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center. The top Sweepstakes Award went to RPA for its Honda Musical Road, entered in the miscellaneous category. See below. Belding Bowls were also given to […]
I was interested to learn that The Society of American Business Editors and Writers (in association with the University of Missouri School of Journalism) includes blogs in its Best in Business awards. Greg Hinz of Crain’s Chicago Business; Ian Lamont of TheStandard.com; and Jonathan Blum of blumsday.com were recognized for excellence in blogging. As was […]
An entity I’ve not heard of before took it upon themselves to designate the year’s most effective print ads. The one above from RPA in Santa Monica was found to be effective, as was this one by Draft/FCB: I am partial to one word headlines, but no one I know would put the Kraft ad […]
Scour the news a bit and you’ll find that ADDY awards are given in markets across America, big and small. And in smaller markets, they tend to be a bigger deal. So congrats to Sundog in Fargo, North Dakota for this Best in Show winner at the Fargo-Moorhead Addy Awards: The West Fargo Pioneer has […]
Ever since they hauled in 127 Tampa Addys back in 2006, I’ve been keeping track of Tampa agency Pyper Paul + Kenney’s metallurgic sweepage. This year, I’m happy to report an uptick in ADDY wins as compared to last year. From the Tampa Bay Business Journal: Pyper Paul + Kenney won 62 Addys, including four […]
In case you haven’t set lofty enough goals for yourself this year, you still have two weeks to enter your best ecologically themed advertising campaign in One Show’s Green Pencil competition. Here’s how the organization describes the prize: As history has proven, the power of advertising can do more than just create awareness for a […]