McGarryBowen of NYC will be taking the reins as Burger King’s newest American creative agency, according to an article in Ad Age. If the change holds true it marks the end of an era, with CP+B and Burger King parting ways after a seven-year relationship. (more…)
Last week marked another great year for the Mesh Conference and one of the people taking part was Arianna Huffington, the founder of The Huffington Post which became part of AOL in February of this year (see the story here). One of the reasons for the deal was to help accelerate their international expansion. The first step in their worldly advance was up North, with the launch of The Huffington Post Canada which she formally unveiled at the Mesh Conference. (more…)
What is the state of the communications industry in 2011 is a question that casts a long shadow for vets and newbies alike as they all prognosticate on what the future will bring. So what does Saturn have to do with anything? Well according to Wikipedia a Saturn Returns is an astrological phenomenon that marks how long it takes for Saturn to orbit the sun about 29.5 years. (more…)
In March Sid Lee won a large piece of Dell’s consumer advertising business and as part of this new relationship they wanted to be closer to the brand and thus the idea of Sid Lee Austin was born. The search was on for an office and more importantly the team that would form the core of the Austin version of Sid Lee.