This Sloth Sings for a Good Cause: Saving Americans From Too Much Work

Lip-syncing wildlife star in Costa Rica tourism pitch

Costa Rica is pulling out all the sloths to boost tourism. The Central American nation hired 22squared for its North American advertising, and the agency put together a digital campaign…

John Oliver's Parody Ad Skewers GM With Bleak Phrases From an Internal Memo

These cars totally aren't 'Kevorkianesque'

While it's true HBO is not an ad-supported network, Last Week Tonight's John Oliver made an exception Sunday, uttering the words rarely heard on the premium cable network: "We'll be…

Michael Wolff Interview Part 1

Richard Kirshenbaum interviews Adweek's editorial director about Steve Jobs and reporting on the advertising business

Advertising Week Day 3 Roundup

Adweek staff writers Andy McMains and Anthony Ha discuss the day's panels

Economic Woes Equal Advertising Blues

Despite an expected pick up in ad spending in 2012, the financial forecast ain’t looking too good

As the industry gathers at Advertising Week to compare notes on the latest industry developments, the 500-pound gorilla overshadowing the Manhattan event will, of course, be the troubled economy. The bottom…

Six Questions: Laura Lang

The Digitas CEO admits, 'a lot of really good conversations happen after rosé'

Six Questions: Bob Jeffrey

Clients, prizes, rosé ... the JWT CEO has plenty to smile about

The five freakiest ad-world Twitter accounts

@MalecopywriterLawson Clarke first got our attention with his innovative approach to his portfolio site, choosing to reprise Burt Reynolds's 1970s Cosmopolitan centerfold pose. His Twitter account is written in his…

Adman wins solar account, won't eat shorts

So, this is what it takes to win new business nowadays. Back in March, Ted Page of Captains of Industry vowed to eat his shorts on camera if the Boston…

Adidas account director streaks for charity

Mark Schermers, account director on Adidas at ad agency 180 in Amsterdam, found a unique way to raise some money for charity—by streaking through the city in full view of…