You may have heard that current and former Fallon creatives are melting down their precious hardware. According to Creativity, the award show statues will be made into a nameplate for the new office Fallon moves into next month. “We think it’s a cool alternative to filling a lobby with a shelf to showcase awards,” said […]
Archives for May 2008
Steve Rubel reminds us that there are millions of Americans missing out completely on the internet boom.
I like it when bloggers tell stories. Steffan Postaer comes through with his latest offering on Gods of Advertising, So you want to be a rock star creative? A long time ago, while on production in LA, I had a free weekend and so spent it at the hotel pool. I had my book, a […]
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Benjamin Palmer, CEO of The Barbarian Group, has some intriguing things to say about branded content. What makes a great show, game or film? Artistic merit, humanity, story, talent. These occasionally overlap with marketing demographic, industry sector and brand penetration, but more often than not, they do not. God, that’s sad. We’re sort of in […]
It’s a story that ad bloggers don’t like WPP’s “Synarchy” Name? Apparently so. Ad Age named George Parker and High Jive as sources.
Kansas City Star honors Valentine Radford founder, Herb Valentine, who recently passed away. In 1926, Herb Valentine and Earle Radford each headed off to kindergarten at Bryant Elementary School, met in Miss Wally’s class and became instant friends. Years later, the two hooked up upon returning from World War II and went on to form […]
My dad’s a retired dairy exec. He used to read The Milkweed, a dairy industry trade rag that’s been in continuos operation for 27 years. He relates to AdPulp through that lens. So, it was neat to see Peter Hardin, The Milkweed’s editor and publisher in this morning’s New York Times. The Milkweed has over […]
Tangerine Toad hopped out of the anonymous blogger closet. First on Twitter, and now in a feature interview on AgencySpy. Toad’s real name is Alan Wolk. He is a copywriter/creative director who favors the “tradigitalist” moniker. His agency experience spans nearly two decades with stops at Anderson & Lembke, AtmosphereBBDO, Frankfurt Balkind, Ogilvy, JWT and […]
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