Friday, August 15, 2014
  • From Shark Week To Snark Week
    At one point on "30 Rock," NBC's show about a fake version of the NBC show "Saturday Night Live," Tracy Jordan, the demented comic played by Tracy Morgan, gives Kenneth -- the hyper-dutiful blue-blazered intern -- some advice. "Live every week like it's Shark Week," Jordan tells his mentee, gravely. That's pretty funny advice, and in any context, Shark Week gets a laugh.
  • HP Transforms Vine Videos Into A TV Ad
    The transformation was not part of the original plan, executives at HP ad shop 180LA say. But one Vine video became a viral sensation, and that sparked the idea of expanding the campaign's reach through TV.
  • WPP Agencies Appointed To Handle Global Climate Change Campaign
    The work is being done on behalf of former U.S. Vice President Al Gore and The Climate Reality Project, and will run through 2015 leading up to a United Nations convention where an action plan will be discussed to address climate change.
  • Brizo Faucet Speaks The Language Of Fashion
    A new campaign from Young & Laramore features print ads shot by fashion photographer Greg Lotus that showcase models wearing vintage Christian Dior, Antonio Bernardi, and Jasmine Di Milo glamorously placed alongside three Brizo fittings.
  • Ingersoll Joins WPP Healthcare Shop GHG As Partner, CCO
    The appointment comes as a number of shops are beefing up their healthcare practices, seen as a growth sector. Healthcare businesses generate significant portions of holding company revenues.