agency news

Phoenix-based Cooley Advertising & Public Relations was tapped by the Phoenix county attorney’s office to handle an anti-graffiti campaign.

Griff Advertising and Public Relations in Boulder was tapped by Sequin Medical Corp. of Arvada to launch a campaign for the company’s Solo-Turn Rotating Cradle Bed.
TDA Advertising & Design has relocated to Boulder from Longmont, increasing its floor space to 4,000 square feet.
Mister Neat’s Formalwear selected Big Cat Marketing Communications in Colorado Springs to strategize, design and implement its 2000 campaigns for the wedding and prom seasons.
GD&A Advertising and Public Relations in Denver was tapped by Highlands Ranch-based HomeScene to create an advertising and marketing campaign.

FireFly, Honolulu, was tapped by the island of Lanai to create online campaigns for the Manele Bay Hotel and Lodge at Koele.

Browne Zukow Associates in San Francisco has added Leirum and to its client roster.
Pulsar Advertising, San Francisco, has launched the first-ever major ad campaign for the San Francisco Health Plan.
San Francisco-based Web developer 415, Inc. has launched a redesigned Web site for the San Francisco Symphony that features state-of-the-art navigation and animation.
Dorland Sweeney Jones in San Francisco landed new accounts including, VidaMed and OraMetrix.
Feminist Media, Oakland, launched a public awareness campaign for the San Francisco Commission on the Status of Women.
Tam Communications of San Jose recently produced a six-minute video for SpinCircuit, a new business-to-business Internet gateway.
Tom Donald Films in San Francisco recently completed production on two 30-second TV spots for the Dominican Hospital of Santa Cruz and advertising agency Pacifico of San Jose.

Tyee Euro RSCG, Portland, an ad agency specializing in direct response and long-form TV commercials, has completed a campaign for Redwood City, Calif.-based Internet service provider Excite@home.
Nerve in Portland was tapped by to create a $7 million ad campaign for the flower company.
Borders, Perrin & Norrander, Portland, was tapped to handle creative for K2 Skis and Magellan.
Emerald Outdoor Advertising in Redmond is taking its outdoor advertising for KPAM in Portland onto the Internet.

John Adams of Area 51 Films has directed a new campaign for Mail Boxes Etc. and Ogilvy & Mather, Los Angeles. FilmCore’s Michael Bartoli edited the 30-second Suzuki Motorcycle spot “All I Need” for Colby Effler & Partners. He also edited a public service announcement for The Partnership for a Drug Free America, The Office of National Drug Control Policy and Los Angeles ad agency Muse Cordero Chen & Partners.
Computer Cafe, Los Angeles, has produced a pair of computer-animated TV spots: one for Balance Bar and one for Los Angeles ad agency Suissa Miller that promotes Jenny Craig Nutrition Bars.
Creative Planet of Los Angeles has acquired The Source Maythenyl, a Boca Raton, Fla.-based information service provider for the TV advertising and music video communities.
Hauser Advertising, Beverly Hills, was named agency for San Francisco-based NetCurrents.
Porter Novelli, Los Angeles, was tapped by San Francisco-based interactive teen network The Loup to create a nationwide campaign targeting teens.
Hollywood-based 3 Ring Circus has launched a 30-second national spot for FCB Worldwide, Chicago, and S.C. Johnson’s Skintimate shaving gel.
Di Zinno Thompson Integrated Marketing Solutions, San Diego, was tapped to produce an ad campaign for the Porto Siena condominium development in downtown San Diego.
Pittard Sullivan, Los Angeles, was tapped to handle creative campaigns for and CNX Media.
Robert Feist, founder of Venice-based audio post-production house RavensWork, has assumed full ownership of the company by acquiring the interest held by former partner Stephen Dewey.
V12, a creative design and production studio in Santa Monica, has produced a new animated logo for Oldsmobile and Chicago advertising agency Leo Burnett.
Hollywood-based yU + co. has created a main title sequence for the current Columbia Pictures release Hanging Up.
Renegade Animation of Burbank has produced a new cel-animated commercial for Colgate Frescura Confiable toothpaste to be launched in Latin America.
Pixel Liberation Front in Venice recently created a 3-D animated urban environment for a scene in the new No Doubt video for the song “Ex-Girlfriend.”
Riot in Santa Monica recently provided film transfer and color correction services to McCann-Erickson, San Juan, Puerto Rico, and Bacardi rum.
Glyphix Studios in Woodland Hills has launched a Web site for Malibu-based
Hansen’s Beverage Co. tapped The Larson Group in Irvine to handle an ad campaign for its Energy drink.
L&M Marketing, Costa Mesa, was selected to launch marketing programs for the Inland Empire Division of Standard Pacific Homes.
NQL Solutions, the Internet technologies division of, hired Lages & Associates, Irvine, to handle public relations for its Internet software development platform.
BDS Marketing, Irvine, has relocated to a 42,000-square-foot office and warehouse facility that is the former home of Oakley Sunglasses.

Promedix in Salt Lake City selected local Love Communications to provide a marketing and branding campaign.

JayRay Ads & PR in Seattle was honored at the 2000 Communicator Awards Competition for its work for the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Click! Network and GTE Wireless, among other clients.