The Alliance of Independent Representatives (AIR) has officially launched as a professional trade association. The mission of the organization is to advocate and promote the interests of independent representative companies who connect content creatives with agencies, brands and media.
AIR is committed to a wide range of priorities that extend beyond its membership:
Develop industry standards and best practices
Facilitate [Read More]
Chicago: America’s Hidden War is a revealing documentary from CineLife Entertainment® that dives into the history of Chicago’s street violence and its effect on the community. The 120 minute film--directed and produced by Dimas and Tiffany Salaberrios’ (whose previous credits include the critically acclaimed Emanuel, which tells the true story of the 2015 shooting at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, Sout[Read More]
Chicago: America’s Hidden War is a revealing documentary from CineLife Entertainment® that dives into the history of Chicago’s street violence and its effect on the community. The 120 minute film--directed and produced by Dimas and Tiffan[Read More]
Green The Bid, the grassroots initiative and community supporting the advertising industry in shifting to zero-waste, net-carbon neutral, sustainable and regenerative practices, has added additional leadership to its Advisory Board. Green The Bid is a community of over 100 companies and organizations and will hold its next member meeting on April 28th.
Seattle independent agency DNA is expanding its media capabilities and growing its leadership with the hire of former Wieden + Kennedy media vet, Alex Dobson. Dobson is joining the 22-year-old independent agency as Director of Media, a new senior leadership role at the agency.
Dobson spent nearly 18 years at Wieden + Kennedy where he was most recently Group Media and Communications Planning Director, overseeing such accounts as Nike Global Foot[Read More]
This International Women’s Day, RAINN (Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network) has partnered with director Samantha Scaffidi of SMUGGLER and creative agency MIRIMAR to develop and craft a powerful awareness piece that highlights the fear and violence transgender women face every day. The public service announcement shows how RAINN supports all abuse survivors.
From the very inception of comic books, secret identities have been an integral part of both super heroes and villains leading “normal” lives. But it’s the characters beneath that resonate within us across generations of fans. Since the advent of the Marvel Age of Comics in the early 1960s, Marvel’s writers and artists have used the notion of identities to examine the evolving concept of equal rights. Marvel’s documentary Behind the Mask will feature guests from across Marv[Read More]