USA Network used to be best known for "blue skies" procedurals. But the network's signature show is now Mr. Robot, its Golden Globe-winning dark drama about a group of hackers (led by Rami Malek and Christian Slater) intent on bringing down one of the world's biggest conglomerates.
Publicis Groupe agency SapientNitro has entered into a multiyear deal with James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment and 20th Century Fox to bring a digital Avatar experience to life. The project will kick off before the second film debuts in 2018 and extend through the release of the next four sequels.
Advertising Week 2015 proved to be a star-studded week complete with A-list media players like Sheryl Sandberg and Tim Armstrong, as well as Hollywood celebs like Jessica Alba and Snoop […]
TaylorMade aims to see if product demonstration videos—long an online staple for golf marketers—can be socialized in a live capacity.
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In a string of recent and ongoing advertising reviews, marketing is getting a seat at the CEO table.
For once, familiarity bred contentment. Hewlett-Packard, after considering a bevy of non-roster shops to handle global advertising for its personal computers, has selected BBDO, a roster shop that already creates ads for printers and corporate image efforts, according to sources. Global media spending on the PC assignment is estimated at $120 million.
The anticipated cut in Hewlett-Packard’s global creative review for its personal computers has finally come down. It feels more like a trim than a buzz cut, however.
In Hewlett-Packard’s global creative review for its personal computing division, it apparently helps to know Eric Keshin.