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Why We're All So Stoked for the '90s Marketers and TV execs join the cultural obsession with a calmer time

Beck wins the Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Missy Elliott plays the Super Bowl halftime show, and Suge Knight is up to no good. The cool kids are…

February 23, 2015, 12:00 AM EST

Salt-N-Pepa Finds a Whole New Generation of Fans '90s icons talk about how an ad put them back in the Zeitgeist

No '90s playlist would be complete without such Salt-N-Pepa hits as "Shoop," "Whatta Man" and "Let's Talk About Sex." A slightly earlier hit, "Push It," was appropriated by insurer Geico…

February 23, 2015, 12:00 AM EST

How to Score a Job With Today's Top Media Brands (or Anywhere, Really) Fusion HR chief talks etiquette, networking and self-awareness

Know thyself, said the ancient Greeks. Cheri Eisen, Fusion's head of human resources, thinks that advice is on the nose, even though Socrates and Plato weren't talking about wading into…

February 11, 2015, 12:00 AM EST

Cheerios' Camille Gibson Champions Diversity 2014 Brand Genius winner for CPG/food

It’s not that Camille Gibson thinks people get sentimental about their breakfast cereal exactly—though she’s not averse to tugging at a few heartstrings to market Cheerios, one of the most…

September 29, 2014, 12:03 AM EDT

MasterChef Finalist Explains the Crossover Between Cooking and Advertising Elizabeth Cauvel is also a creative director at MRY

When she was auditioning for Season 5 of Fox’s hit cooking show MasterChef, Elizabeth Cauvel told producers she was an associate creative director at New York-based ad agency MRY, working…

September 14, 2014, 7:29 PM EDT

TV Gets Undressed VH1’s Dating Naked is the latest stripped-down series to seduce viewers

To say that this wedding is unconventional doesn’t quite capture the essence of the nuptials of reality show contestants Ashley and Alika. First off, the bride and groom met with the…

August 24, 2014, 7:55 PM EDT

From Birthday Suit to Lawsuit Cast member of VH1's Dating Naked wants $10 million for show's failure to blur

Jessie Nizewitz was prepared to bare it all for VH1’s summer series Dating Naked. But the 28-year-old contestant from Long Island says she didn’t realize that her most private parts,…

August 22, 2014, 9:36 AM EDT

Nielsen Exec: Don't Expect to Be Impressed by Impact of Mobile TV Ratings Starts tracking viewing on devices

Nielsen has declared itself "open for business" in terms of tracking TV viewing on smartphones, tablets and other electronic gadgets. But don’t expect those numbers, which will be available for…

July 9, 2014, 12:51 PM EDT

How Between Two Ferns Landed Obama Zach Galifianakis never thought he’d interview the president

The Originator Award Programming - Gold Rumpled comedian turned movie star Zach Galifianakis couldn’t believe his good fortune—seriously, he couldn’t grasp it. After being ushered through the White House gates this spring, he…

June 22, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

The Next Aaron Spelling? Showrunner Shonda Rhimes Is ABC's Queen of Prime Time Taking charge of ABC's full Thursday night lineup

The pilot of then-unknown hospital drama Grey’s Anatomy was nearly complete in early 2005, but some real heavy lifting remained. Shonda Rhimes, a screenwriter who was taking her first stab…

June 3, 2014, 5:55 AM EDT

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