It’s not one of those listcicle articles. I’m fed up with this kind of wisdom-on-a–paper-napkin crap. You kids need real sustenance, not advertising applesauce. You're gonna chew, and you're gonna like it.
If I had a nickel for every article with titles like the one above that I've seen posted recently by friends and strangers alike on various social media channels, I'd have enough to make up for the raises I didn't get in my past jobs.
LOS ANGELES— Director Eric Yealland, who won a Bronze Lion at Cannes earlier this year for a hilarious web campaign for Canada’s National Advertising Awards, has signed with Los Angeles-based Original for exclusive representation in the United States. Yealland brings lengthy experience as a comedy director in Canada and Europe including campaigns for Budweiser, IKEA, Coors Light, Ford, Toyota, eBay and Coca-Cola.
Lee Clow's Beard , or rather Jason Fox as he "outed" himself in a rather frank post way back in May '12, is in the adnews again with his bright D&AD yellow book. This time it's TBWA Group MD Ivan Moroke who reviews the book in his oh so charming accent. He says the book is filled with marketing gems and insights that are quote relevant for this digital age.
Fun idea from our Finnish Friends 358 Helsinki. Loop.fi is a station aimed at the young social media loving music lovers. They called the station Loop, was a sarcastic take on the idea that popular radio plays the same thing over and over again.
The website's gallery has 70 GIF's in its collection. A few feature well known Finnish performers.
But the really cool part is you can synch them to the beat of the music.