CCO of JWT files suits against CEO claiming he made racist and sexist remarks

A suit filed by the long time CCO at JWT New York against the new CEO, Gustavo Martinez who joined in 2015 and hails from Argentina, claims he's made all sorts of crazy remarks: making repeated rape jokes, racist remarks, and more. Erin Johnsson, who joined J.


Digital Domain hires Nicole Fina and Leslie Sorrentino

Academy Award-winning visual effects house Digital Domain continues to add to the power of its leadership with the hires of Nicole Fina as Executive Producer of Commercials, and Leslie Sorrentino, who will head up New Business for Commercials.


Lexus creates the first ever scripted VR experience for Quantico

Proving once again there is no bandwagon advertising won't jump on, regardless of whether it's germane to the brand, Team One, Lexus and ABC created the first ever scripted VR experience for ABC's new show Quantico.


Appliance brand Amana gets its 80 year old logo refreshed.

For the first time in over 80 years, Amana is updating its logo The brand is known for inventing the first consumer microwave, is now known as being synonymous with valued-priced appliances.


Tiger in a Jar join GenPop

Directing duo and creative studio Tiger in a Jar joins GenPop (General Population), the Los Angeles-based live action production company recently launched by creative and director Ben Conrad.


Big Block signs Improv Everywhere's Charlie Todd

Integrated production company Big Block has signed director and YouTube phenomenon Charlie Todd for commercial representation.


Hey juniors, want some feedback from a CD? You're in luck.

Junior creatives have it hard. Most of us remember being just out of portfolio school and knockin' on doors literally or metaphorically.


"The Internet ruined my life" or clickbait journalism spurred by social media algorithms did.

Did you ever read the story about the husband who sued his wife, for bearing him ugly children?


What is an Oscar ad spot worth when #OscarsSoWhite?

Stuart Elliot ponders what are the tarnished Oscars worth to advertisers, and lays down some interesting points.


Three ( 3 ) to block ads on network level in all of Europe

The ad-blocking war continues as Three / 3 has partnered with Shine Technologies, a firm that helps wireless carriers & fixed-line operators protect their consumers from AdTech abuse.