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Topic: Big Spaceship

Hirsch Is CTO at Publicis Kaplan Thaler

Had been Big Spaceship partner

Joshua Hirsch has been named evp, chief technology officer at Publicis Kaplan Thaler, joining the agency from Big Spaceship, where he was partner, minister of technology. The appointment comes as the…

NYC Digital Agencies Work Around Sandy

Makeshift apartment offices, carpooling help shops endure aftermath

In the two days since Hurricane Sandy slammed New York City, digital ad agencies in flooded Lower Manhattan and across the East River in Brooklyn haven’t stopped working. With public…

Voice: West Coast, Meet East Coast

Randall Rothenberg on the divide that still exists between Silicon Valley and Madison Ave.

This summer, I hosted a trip for Madison Avenue’s digital elite—and Brooklyn’s too—to meet the leaders of Silicon Valley on the tech industry’s Northern California turf. The idea was to…

The Tween Machine

She is influential and already knows more about technology than you ever will. And she has marketers in her sway

Her toys have been relegated to the back of the closet. She knows the lyrics to every Katy Perry and One Direction tune. She finds Charlie the Unicorn hysterical, rates…

After AKQA Sale, LBi Steps Into Agency Acquisition Limelight

Holding companies zeroing in on formidable European indie, sources say

While AKQA’s sale to WPP this week may represent the last major privately held digital agency entering corporate waters, industry players say holding companies will continue to cast their nets…

Making All Clients Cool

'Brooklyn's Finest' discuss success no matter the task

There's no such thing as an uncool client. At least, that's what HUGE executive creative director Joe Stewart believes. "There's no such thing as a bad project," he said today at…

Big Spaceship Hires First COO

Cutwater alumnus to help pilot Brooklyn digital shop

Digital indie Big Spaceship is adding to its leadership ranks, hiring Alasdair Lloyd-Jones as the Brooklyn-based agency's first chief operating officer. Lloyd-Jones last served as co-president and chief strategic officer at…

The Top 10 Technologists

'Adweek' highlights talent working in digital agencies, traditional shops, and for themselves

Until recently, programmers were the unsung heroes behind the technical wizardry gracing anything with a screen. Now, however, we know better: It’s a geek world and we just live in…

Using the Force, Big Spaceship Overhauls StarWars.com

New site is more visual and interactive

Brooklyn creative agency Big Spaceship recently got a plum digital assignment—helping Lucasfilm completely overhaul StarWars.com. "We were posed with a unique brand challenge," says Big Spaceship founder and CEO Michael…

Video Interview: Big Spaceship

F Train talent gets its own video series

Like many of the firms [included in the Adweek feature Talent Takes the F Train], Big Spaceship started out small—so small, in fact, that when Michael Lebowitz founded it in…

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