T.L. Stanley

Arnold Schwarzenegger Wishes He Were Running for President This Year

Adweek's 2016 Brand Visionary on his life in movies, politics and advertising

If he had his druthers, Arnold Schwarzenegger would continue his 30-year-plus streak of voting Republican in the upcoming presidential election. In his perfect world, he'd be casting a ballot for himself. That…

Zambezi's Strategy Chief Looks Back on Her First Year on the Job

Kristina Jenkins is overhauling old brands and ideas

Specs Current gig Chief strategy officer, Zambezi Previous gig Culture intelligence officer, mcgarrybowen Twitter @KJxCulture Age 42 Adweek: You spoke on a recent Advertising Week panel about Los Angeles as a creative epicenter. As a…

Infographic: Interns at Agencies Across L.A. Are Optimistic About Their Futures

Surprisingly, only half report wanting to work at startups

Interns at ad agencies in Los Angeles are a curious bunch—deeply concerned about the industry's future and keenly aware of the threats it faces, yet still professing interest in making…

Meet the 12 Most Successful Media Agency Execs in Southern California

They're Adweek's inaugural L.A. Media Stars

Some things in Los Angeles always remain: palm trees, the Santa Ana winds, convertibles, In-N-Out Burger. But the country's second-largest media market has also witnessed its share of change, much…

Why the Peanuts Gang Is Surging in Popularity After So Many Years

You're a good (65-year-old) brand, Charlie Brown

There's an ambitious gal running for president who was never satisfied with the idea of being first lady. She's sharp, decisive and, by her own admission, "a little bossy." She…

How the Unlikely Alliance of Ovation's 'Versailles' and Fiat Benefits Both Brands

Creative thinking leads to seamless execution

There's a sexy, lavish new series coming to cable TV, set in the 17th century, that brings a distinctly modern style to the story of King Louis XIV and his…

Will This Megaconcert With the Stones, Dylan and The Who Really Pass Up Sponsors?

What a long, strange trip it's been

Desert Trip has already cleared $160 million from its sold-out six-day schedule, Oct. 7-9 and 14-16. Photo Illustration: Chefboyrg; Sources: Rederns, Getty Images, WireImage, FilmMagic The nasty jokes started shortly…

Ad of the Day: Spike Jonze's New Perfume Ad Is Ludicrous, High-Octane, Sci-Fi Fun

Margaret Qualley's mutant brain spasms to the beat

If you find most ads for pricey perfume to be pretentious and ridiculous, because they are, this one's for you. But it's so over the top, it can't help but…

Ad of the Day: Ultra-Strong Tape FiberFix Just Made 2016's Most Epic Product Demonstration

From the viral masters behind the pooping unicorn

There's a fast-talking, flannel-wearing Southern guy who says he has the perfect product to save your broken stuff, your ruined weekend or even your marriage. Oh, and it's 100 times…

Q&A: J.K. Simmons on His Post-Oscar Popularity and Why He's So Selective About Ads

He happily makes exceptions for Farmers and M&Ms

You know his face. Everyone does. He's a veteran character actor whose resume includes TV appearances on Oz, Law & Order and The Closer, along with movies such as Spider-Man,…