Hear This, Vol. 2

Back in August, marketing podcaster Bob Knorpp invited Danny G. and me on his weekly radio show, The BeanCast. Apparently we didn’t break anything, because Bob asked us back for more. We recorded “Episode Eighty: Scrubbing Rupe” tonight via Skype. You can download the MP3 directly, or head over to the iTunes store. Bill Green […]

Puma Product Placements Showing Up In The Strangest Places

AmEx, you’ve been served by Joseph Jaffe. Somehow, I don’t see them caring all that much. By the way, BofA took 30 large off our table (home equity line of credit) with no rhyme, reason or warning, and then they came back around and clipped the limit on one of my credit cards. Banks don’t […]

Ad Bloggers Diversify Their Offerings

Bill Green of Make the Logo Bigger is teaming up with Angela Natavidad of Adrants and Live and Uncensored to create a new adcast called AdVerve. Green has a really good radio voice and Natavidad’s touch works as a solid counter balance. Plus she lives in Paris. How many radio shows can say they have […]

Hear This

Bill Green of Make The Logo Bigger joined Danny G. and me last night on The BeanCast, a weekly marketing and advertising program hosted by Bob Knorpp. We had a lively discussion around the following five topics: Crispin Porter & Bogusky’s choice to crowdsource a logo and the stink it raised in the design community […]

NPR Scores With Content Packaged for Download

According to Ad Age, National Public Radio has been able to grow its total ad revenue from $18 million in 2002 to $46 million in 2007, in part by the leading the podcasting charge. In August 2005, Honda became its first sponsor to sign up for a podcast-specific deal, a trend that has since been […]

John Winsor on “The Hook”

Webmaster Radio   Publishing Writing and Advertising Director of Cultural Radar for Crispin Porter and Bogusky John Winsor discusses his background in publishing and writing books to joining the advertising firm Show Host: Katie Kempner Show:  The Hook Channel:  Advertising   Find out more about John Winsor.

New Media. Same Old Sex.

French Maid TV is a series of two-five minute viral video “How To’s,” hosted by actresses portraying French maids. According to the site, “It’s where young men learn the important things in life. Like How To Find Music You Like, How To Register a Domain and How to Barter Online.”

Where Creative Comes From

The official SXSW site is offering several podcasts from the Interactive Conference last week. One I feel good about recommending here is Rob Weychert and Jason Santa Maria’s talk on “Design Inspiration.” Sketch of the panel by Varick Rosete Jason is Creative Director at Happy Cog Studios in Philadelphia. Rob is an Art Director there.