Over twitter I asked if anyone had taken part in Advertising Week Canada’s Next Generation day last Wednesday. Luckily Thomas Gaylor a student from the Sheridan College postgraduate advertising program answered the call and this was how it went. I kept it as it was written, for the most part and enjoy his experience throughout Advertising Week …Continue reading "Advertising Week Canada: Next Gen Day"
Yesterday, Gene Simmons of KISS landed in Toronto for Advertising Week Canada. Yeah, that’s right, and he wasn’t in town for a concert nor did he wear make up. Instead he talked about what it took to build his iconic brand over the years.Continue reading "Gene Simmons Lands at Advertising Week Canada"
Yesterday, Yahoo! presented, “All Media is Social”, a panel as part of the speaker’s series on integrating social media into the marketing mix.Continue reading "All Media is Social: The Social Onslaught Continues"
Today at the Royal Ontario Museum the documentary RiP: A remix manifesto by the web activist and filmmaker Brett Gaylor was screened for Advertising Week Canada. It explores the issue of copyright in the information as an attack on culture and their ability to create.Continue reading "Advertising Week Canada Presents RiP a remix manifesto (The Culture Wars Continue)"
As the cold of winter slammed into Toronto with full force, Advertising Week Canada started with their launch breakfast featuring Miles Nadal the Founder, Chairman and CEO of MDC Partners Inc. and Dawna Friesen, Global National’s new anchor.Continue reading "Advertising Week Canada Launches with Insights from Miles Nadal the Founder of MDC Partners Inc."
It may be the middle of winter but it is the perfect time to be part of something big and for advertisers, their agencies, and students that is Advertising Week Canada 2011 put on by the fantastic team at the Institute of Communications Agencies.Continue reading "Advertising Week Canada Takes on the 3D Revolution – Friday, January 28, 2011"