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]
P&G is exclusive first-year sponsor, will provide brand projects for interns
Ten independent advertising agencies have joined together in an effort to increase the number of Black students entering the advertising industry through an independent, 501c3 national agency internship community. Building Leaders and Creators, or BLAC, was developed as part of a commitment by leaders at these shops who aim to build more r[Read More]
"Raiiiiiiiiinniiiiiiiiieeeeeeeeerrrrrrrrrrr!" From high atop Mt. Rainier, the Barbeerian blows his horn, calling to all the domesticated Wild Rainiers to ditch their urban trappings and return to the wild. Launching the next installment of their "Rewild the Rainiers" campaign for LA based Pabst-owned Rainier Beer, DNA in Seattle hopes to inspire nature-loving beer drinkers to enjoy some much-needed outdoor time.
Citizens are invited to submit art, music, film, words and other expressions of creativity, all of which will be showcased in a gallery to inspire others
Agency Cactus has launched Citizen Impeachment 2020, a get-out-the-vote content campaign designed to remind Americans that although the U.S. Senate did not have the votes to find a corrupt president guilty, its citizens still have the power to do just that at the polls on Nov. 3.