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What it feels like to have a heart attack at 26 years old

Nick Entwistle is the founder and driving force behind One Minute Briefs, one of the best resources for students and creatives in the industry. Not only is OMB a great place to improve your skills and put them to a daily test, but it's also a supportive and friendly community.

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Humble Signs Director Sasha Levinson

New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA (May 13, 2015) – Bicoastal content studio Humble today announced that award-winning director and screenwriter Sasha Levinson has joined its roster for commercial representation. In addition to commercials, Levinson is currently working with Humble on the development of short film “Sydney Levy’s Sacred Things,” a coming of age story that will transform into a transmedia series that uses memory recall as a departure from linear storytelling.

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Linus Karlsson co-found THE STORE in NYC, featuring Tom Dixon May 14

Linus Karlsson, Brian DiLorenzo, Tara DeVeaux and Brad Blondes, Partners of MING Utility and Entertainment Group, announce the grand opening of THE STORE, a design and retail destination located at 25 Peck Slip in lower Manhattan. Rooted in the timeless heritage of the storefront as community connecting point, The Store is a physical space for new and interesting ideas, products, projects, people, art and inventions.

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McCann Romania wants your enemies.

There you are, sitting at your agency, hating your creative director for being an arrogant dick who kills work in favor of his own shit. Or maybe you're wishing that project manager you had a fling with would get fired so you don't have to pass his desk, or that Strategist who thinks he's the smartest in the room would be taken out permanently. Guess what? Now all those wishes can come true. MRM/McCann Bucharest is growing they want to help. They've come up with a site called Let Romania Take Him Away.

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Spotify throws casual sexism into Mother's Day tweet, gets schooled.

"Ahead of #Mothersday, how would you explain Spotify to your mom?" Was the question posted in the now deleted Spotify tweet. As soon as it was tweeted out, people responded offended by the "ageist/sexist" tweet. It's never wise to mess with peoples moms.

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Production Company Tröll Pictures Launches in Los Angeles, Signs Snorri Bros

New commercial production company Tröll Pictures launched today in Los Angeles. In conjunction with hanging its shingle, Tröll Pictures announced roster directorial duo the Snorri Bros, and welcomed Peter Steinzeig as Executive Producer. The new company was started by Brickyard VFX partners Dave Waller, Patrick Poulatian, Kirsten Andersen and Steve Michaels.

“Tröll is positioned to address the recent trend towards all-in commercial production, and with distinct creative talent such as the Snorri Bros, we can take any project from inception to completion,” said Steinzeig.

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Jonathan Hooker Launches Oblio: A Creatively Technical Digital Agency

Award-winning digital innovator Jonathan Hooker is pleased to announce the launch of Oblio, a highly technical digital production agency that straddles the line between technology and art.

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