Innovative Advertising and Marketing Firms

The March 2009 issue of Fast Company magazine features “innovative companies”. The issues contains list upon list of companies in various categories, but we only care about those in marketing and advertising, right? Here’s their lists of “the most innovative companies in Advertising and Marketing”: 1. Crispin Porter + Bogusky – “made Burger King cool”2.… Continue reading Innovative Advertising and Marketing Firms

Nike Gives Crispin the Sneaker err Boot

AdAge is reporting that after a 13 month relationship, Nike and Crispin are splitsville. “Just more than a year after widening its roster to include hotshop Crispin Porter & Bogusky, Nike is shifting its running-shoe and Nike-Plus businesses back to lead agency Wieden & Kennedy, a spokesman for the marketer said.” Full AdAge Article Condolences… Continue reading Nike Gives Crispin the Sneaker err Boot

GSD&M Gets Summer School

Adweek recently published its annual report card of US ad agencies and Austin-based GSD&M looks like it might need to use the summer to get itself back in shape: Catagory – GradeNUMBERS – F CREATIVE – BMANAGEMENT – D Overall – D+ Here’s how some other frequent Adomatica readers faired: BBDO: B+CAMPBELL MITHUN: D CRISPIN… Continue reading GSD&M Gets Summer School

Who’s Watching Who #29

Here’s a Who’s-Who of folks that have checked-out the blogand/or emailed us to praise/complain, and/or any combination thereof over the past week: Amazon – online retailerAquantive – Microsoft’s digital marketing groupBlackbaud – software used by non-profitsBurson Marsteller – PR Agency – WorldwideConvio – Nonprofit Marketing – Austin, TXCrispin Porter + Bogusky – Ad Agency –… Continue reading Who’s Watching Who #29

Who’s Watching Who #27

Here’s a Who’s-Who of folks that have checked-out the blog and/or emailed us to praise/complain, and/or any combination thereof over the past week (It was a busy week with SXSW Interactive in town): Allison and Partners – PR Agency for YouTube and others – West coast, DC, and NYAquantive – Microsoft’s digital marketing groupBBDO –… Continue reading Who’s Watching Who #27