Kristina Monllos

Pantone's Color of the Year Is Greenery, Designed to Perk Us Up in 2017

Amid a 'tumultuous social and political environment'

Pantone has unveiled its Color of the Year for 2017 and the cheery green shade—aptly named Greenery—is meant to help with the year ahead.  "Greenery bursts forth in 2017 to provide…

Ad of the Day: Ronda Rousey Shows 'Strong is Beautiful' in This New Pantene Campaign

'80s tagline is updated

Ronda Rousey shows that women contain multitudes—they can be strong, and beautiful, and whatever they want to be—in a new campaign for Pantene from Grey in New York.  For the "Strong…

Busch Will Make Its Super Bowl Debut Next Year

Deutsch is creating the spot

Busch will take center stage during the Big Game for the first time next year.  The Anheuser-Busch InBev brand will make its Super Bowl debut at the Feb. 5 game, as…

Avocados From Mexico Will Return to the Super Bowl During the First Commercial Break

This time with a health and wellness message

Avocados From Mexico will return to the Super Bowl for its third consecutive year as a Big Game advertiser.  The agricultural brand, which is the combined marketing arm of two avocado…

Breitbart Launches Campaign Against Kellogg's After Company Said It Would Pull Advertising

Creates #DumpKelloggs petition

Following Kellogg's announcement on Tuesday that it would be pulling ads from Breitbart, the "alt-right" news organization created a campaign encouraging its readers to boycott the company.  The maker of Pop-Tarts,…

Patagonia Rang Up $10 Million in Sales on Black Friday for the Environment

All proceeds will go to grassroots organizations

Patagonia made $10 million in sales on Black Friday and all of those funds will go to grassroots organizations that are working to protect the environment.  The company announced its plan to…

Inside New York's Social Club for Influential Women

The Wing has 500 members and brands want in

On Nov. 13, the Sunday following the election of President-elect Donald Trump, roughly 300 women gathered to "sit shiva" and "scheme" at The Wing, a newly established women's-only social club…

Patagonia Will Donate 100% of Its Black Friday Sales to Helping the Environment

Has already given $74 million

Patagonia plans to donate 100 percent of its sales on Black Friday, Nov. 25, to the environment. The company will donate that money to small grassroots organizations that fight for clean…

Ad of the Day: Drake Sings 'Bad Blood' in Apple Music's Fun Sequel to Its Taylor Swift Ad

Apparently these singers can't multitask

Back in April, Taylor Swift sang along to Drake and Future's "Jumpman," got distracted by the music, and fell off of her treadmill in a slapstick spot for Apple Music.  The fun…

Ashton Kutcher, Airbnb Investor, Defends App After Protester Rushes Stage During Event

West Bank and East Jerusalem listings questioned

Ashton Kutcher came to the defense of Airbnb and its CEO Brian Chesky after a protester interrupted his talk at the company's Airbnb Open event in Los Angeles. The actor, an…