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 Canada’s Next Gen day. (more…)
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.
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. (more…)
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.