David Gianatasio

David Gianatasio is a longtime contributor to Adweek, where he has been a writer and editor for two decades. Previously serving as Adweek's New England bureau chief and web editor, he remains based in Boston.

Bay Networks Mulls List of 8 Shops: Hill, Holliday and Partners & Simons Advance in Creative Derby

BOSTON-Eight agencies have moved forward in the review for the creative portion of Bay Networks’ $10-12 million advertising account. Advancing last week following preliminary discussions with the client were Hill, […]

Kelley/Dexter Resorts to New Vail Strategy

BOSTON-Kelley/Dexter’s upcoming national print effort for Vail Resorts is really five campaigns in one, according to agency president Glenn Kelley. “People are passionate about each resort,” Kelley said. “The challenge. […]

Ingalls Bows First Ads For Radisson Hotels

BOSTON-Radisson Hotels’ first campaign from Ingalls Advertising draws heavily on the Boston shop’s reality-based marketing philosophy and the candid style of renowned photojournalist Elliott Erwitt. A series of print ads […]

Martin Is Out, Long Haymes Stays The Course in Bay Networks Review

BOSTON-Eight agencies have moved forward in the review for the creative portion of Bay Networks $10-12 million advertising account. Advancing last week following preliminary talks with the client were Hill, […]

Campbell-Ewald Gains Spot In Bay Networks Review Prelims

BOSTON-Campbell-Ewald Advertising in Warren, Mich., is among the 16 agencies scheduled to meet with Bay Networks executives in the preliminary round of the Santa Clara, Calif.-based networking company’s advertising review. […]

Genzyme Division Taps McKay Fried

BOSTON-McKay Fried & Partners here has picked up an advertising and public relations assignment from a newly formed unit of Genzyme Corp., a biotechnology company in Cambridge, Mass. The agency […]

R.I. Shop Launches Campaign To Boost Tourism on Cape Cod

BOSTON-The Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce has unveiled its first campaign from Fleming & Roskelly in Newport, R.I. The ads mimic the campaign for the Massachusetts Office of Travel & […]

Bay Networks Kicks Off Review: 12 Ad Agencies and 4 Media Buying Shops to Make Presentations

BOSTON-Sixteen agencies are scheduled to meet with Bay Networks executives in the preliminary round of a review for the Santa Clara, Calif., networking company’s $10-12 million account. Hill, Holliday, Connors, […]

Small Agency Hopes to Make ‘Major’ Impact

BOSTON-Bob Demetrius has been named a partner in Leveille Stawarz & Holl, a seven-person agency in Chicoppe, Mass. Now called LSH&D, the shop has recently won two ad assignments and […]

Long Haymes, Martin Are Set For Bay Nets

Long Haymes Carr in Winston-Salem, N.C., and The Martin Agency in Richmond, Va., are among 16 agencies scheduled to meet with Bay Networks executives in the preliminary round of the […]