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Our First Arc Awards Winners Represent the Best in Branded Storytelling

Great storytelling is no longer the sole reserve of David Lean or Shonda Rhimes. Yes, advertisers, whose more traditional forms of marketing interrupt our favorite content, have expanded their horizons […]

These Media Plans Represent Creativity at Its Finest, Regardless of Budget

The media business may be changing on a nearly weekly basis, but one constant that will always matter as long as advertising survives is the Big Idea. This year's group […]

The Inside Story of How McCann New York’s ‘Field Trip to Mars’ Came Together

It was at around 2 o'clock in the morning that Josh Grossberg landed on Mars.

New York’s Droga5, Grey and McCann All Crushed Cannes With More Than 20 Lions Each

It was a good year to be a New York agency at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity with McCann New York, Grey New York and Droga5 all scoring some serious hardware in 2016. 

Lockheed Martin Rigged a School Bus With ‘Group VR’ to Take Kids on a Tour of Mars

A group of kids in Washington, D.C., thought they were taking an ordinary school-bus ride to the USA Science and Engineering Festival recently. But much to their surprise, they suddenly took a detour—to Mars. This was thanks to Lockheed Martin, which created, with help from McCann and Framestore, the Lockheed Martin Mars Experience Bus, in which the windows of a bus were turned into screens and a "group VR" experience made the pint-size riders feel like they were traveling around the surface of the Red Planet.

Why a Military Contractor Needs to Advertise to the Average Consumer

One day in 1937, engineer Hall L. Hibbard brushed the eraser dust off plans for the most innovative military aircraft in the world, the P-38. Test pilots marveled at the range, stability and handling of the plane, which “would fly like hell, fight like a wasp upstairs and land like a butterfly,” said one.

McCann, UM Win Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin tapped McCann Erickson in New York and Interpublic sibling UM to handle global advertising and media responsibilities, sources said.Last year, Lockheed Martin spent nearly $4 million in measured media, according to Nielsen. That amount does not include internet marketing.

Military Contractors Get Hacked

Hackers are at it again. And this time they may have been looking to grab more than just user information from the cyber heist. The security networks of Lockheed Martin and other U.S.