Sunday March 9, 2014
One of the greatest advertising icons to come out of the fifties and sixties was The Marlboro Man. Born in 1954 (and effectively retired about 40 years later), he was the very essence of manliness. But he was designed to advertise "feminine" cigarettes to men. The brand was Marlboro. Read about him right here.
Saturday March 8, 2014
Money can buy you a lot in this career. Sharp suits, great freelancers, even some clients. But there are some thing you'll need that money cannot buy. Here's a list of the top five things you'll need to get ahead...and only your own hard work can get you them.
Thursday February 27, 2014
Do you know how long Tony the Tiger has been saying those immortal words? Over 60 years! He was created in 1951 by Leo Burnett, and he's still around and as popular as ever. Learn more about the tiger with a heart of gold here.
Wednesday February 26, 2014
There once was a time when advertising agencies had names that sounded like law firms. Even the greats, who produced astounding work, were going by names like Doyle Dane Bernbach, or Abbott Mead Vickers. Thankfully, advertising woke up and smelled the coffee. Now, we have great agencies with great names. Here are five awesome ones.