Vodka Distilled From Pineapple: That’s the Kind of Innovation America Is Famous For

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Skiver Advertising in Newport Beach, Calif. specializes in helping spirits brands perfect their messaging. For example, the agency works with PAU Maui Vodka, a super premium vodka distilled from pineapples and made in Hawaii. PAU Maui costs $89.99 a bottle, so Skiver introduced the brand at fashion shows, placed ads in golf publications and provided […]

W+K/NY Cooks Up Outdoor Board That’s Really Just A Prop For An Impromptu Celebrity Event

Rock stars love the money from a corporate gig, but they often prefer to play the show in relative privacy, far from the spotlight. But not TV on the Radio. This band with a media-friendly name, climbed up on a Heineken Light billboard in Manhattan last week and played a short show that received minimal […]

Do You Have The Moves To Join The Material Girl On Stage?

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Smirnoff, the world’s No. 1 vodka, is partnering with Madonna, the world’s No. 1 celebrity chameleon and endurance athlete, in a partnership that kicks off with an international contest to find the best dancer in the world to join her next tour. To enter, hopefuls must submit a 60-second dance video between August 18, 2011 […]

When Life Brings You Deion Sanders, You Make Him The DIRECTV Fairy

Deion Sanders can fly. No, really. Agency: Grey/NY Share

Actress Nikki Reed Drops An Idea That Doesn’t Stink

I give a shit about Whales. Big time. Thankfully, there’s a new fauxganization that’s encouraging me and you to Give a Shit (GaS). Some of you may be wondering why such a noble experiment has to resort to bad language. “We’re not offended by bad language,” according to give-a-shit.org. “We’re offended by billions of people […]

Rob Lowe Can’t Scream With His Mouth Full

Nestlé USA’s Butterfinger has tapped actor Rob Lowe to direct a 25-minute horror parody, and is now recruiting fans to contribute to the project, according to Marketing Daily. Lowe, who previously directed a movie for Showtime, told “Access Hollywood” that he views the project as a chance to make something “funny and sort of subversive” […]

Hungry Seniors Is Elder Abuse

Despite the extraordinary wealth in this nation, six million senior citizens in the U.S. “face the threat of hunger,” according to AARP. Yes, our priorities are way out of line… As you can see, AARP teamed up with four-time Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon for its Drive to End Hunger, the first cause-based sponsorship in […]

New Chapter For Fabio And Old Spice

Whitney Jefferson, Editor of Jezebel is confused. We’re confused: is Fabio really the new Old Spice guy or are the new series of Old Spice ads featuring Italian model with golden locks just some kind of publicity stunt? Maybe I can help. It’s not a publicity stunt, it’s an ad campaign. Of course, it’s easy […]

SoBe Gives “Eyes On The Prize” New Meaning

Gentlemen drink SoBe. Yeah right. If that’s not enough eye candy for you, head over to SoBe.com and try to look Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model, Kate Upton, in the eyes. Hat Tip: Adfreak Share

Lady Gaga Surfs Chrome

This new commercial for Google Chrome celebrates Lady Gaga’s special and unmediated relationship with her fans, the Little Monsters. According to Mashable, Google is far from the only brand lining up to work with Lady Gaga. The promotional juggernaut further ramped up her all-encompassing web presence, fostering partnerships with Zynga for the FarmVille-inspired GagaVille, Starbucks […]