Happy Advertising Week!

As you revel in the non-stop orgiastic celebration of our industry of puffery, please give a thought to those icons who’ve been left behind and will remain uncelebrated this week.

About Dan Goldgeier

Blogging on AdPulp since 2005, Dan Goldgeier is a Seattle-based freelance copywriter with experience at advertising agencies across the U.S. He is a graduate of the Creative Circus ad school, and currently teaches at Seattle's School of Visual Concepts. In addition, he is a regular columnist for TalentZoo.com. Dan published the best of his TalentZoo.com columns in a book entitled View From The Cheap Seats: A Broader Look at Advertising, Marketing, Branding, Global Politics, Office Politics, Sexual Politics, and Getting Drunk During a Job Interview. Look for it on Amazon in paperback and e-book editions.


  1. Joe camel and other grand icons looming in the shadows of the past,
    You spoke words of wisdom, and then they weren’t, and you kept on asking yourself, ” are they mine, are they mIne, are they mine”.
    it must have been the fbi or was it the cia, and let’s not forget that bleach blonde’s hand in this, doris day. Anyway..please, the mic, buzz behind
    georgie, that’s enough… one for the real angelic icons of the business who don’t speak the truth but admit it, too… not the imitations, not the words put in their mouth, nor the ones put in our heads.
    let’s just be…
    together in our owned and borrowed thoughts