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…

May 20, 2014, 12:37 PM EDT

Michael Wolff Interview Part 1 Richard Kirshenbaum interviews Adweek's editorial director about Steve Jobs and reporting on the advertising business

October 6, 2011, 6:20 PM EDT

Advertising Week Day 3 Roundup Adweek staff writers Andy McMains and Anthony Ha discuss the day's panels

October 5, 2011, 8:45 PM EDT

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…

October 3, 2011, 7:05 AM EDT

Six Questions: Laura Lang The Digitas CEO admits, 'a lot of really good conversations happen after rosé'

June 24, 2011, 5:44 PM EDT

Six Questions: Bob Jeffrey Clients, prizes, rosé ... the JWT CEO has plenty to smile about

June 23, 2011, 5:46 PM EDT

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…

December 17, 2010, 10:26 AM EST

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…

September 16, 2009, 9:20 AM EDT

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…

December 3, 2007, 8:43 AM EST

Davies blogs Account Planning Conference

Russell Davies (shown here), global consumer planning director at Nike, formerly of Wieden + Kennedy, is currently blogging the Account Planning Conference going on in Chicago. Early in the week,…

August 3, 2005, 2:10 PM EDT