Embrace Your Vendor Status Or Else

Ad Age editor, Scott Donaton, talks tough in his recent column.

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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. Yeah … you know, more and more, it seems to me that the journalists who cover advertising have come to despise us as much consumers do. Of course, I still think that consumers like advertisering people more than they do journalists. So, maybe it all works out in the end.