Muffins Find Sponsor In Media Brand

The Atlantic is spending $1.5 million to advertise its highbrow offering. Apparently, one of the media buys is the local bakery.
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The ads for The Atlantic in unexpected locales like bodegas are meant to reach media buyers where they eat, buy takeout food and shop. Those are “places where people’s brains are most at rest,” said Michael Fanuele, managing director for strategy at the magazine’s creative agency, Euro RSCG Worldwide in New York.
[via The New York Times]

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.