Topic: Portrait

This Digital Design Agency Creates User-Friendly Experiences for Big Brands

Just don't ask Four32C to make a microsite

Specs Who (L. to r.) Creative director Mark Jarecke, design director Mike Lee and strategy director Elizabeth Stafford What Digital design studio Where New York Brands as diverse as Bobbi Brown, Bon Appétit and CBS…

Blackboard Co. Wants to Be the Biggest Small Agency in America

Austin shop counts Pabst, Dell and Sylvania as clients

Specs Who (l. to r.): Co-founders Clark Evans and Jeff Nixon with media director Tracy Arrington What Full-service advertising and content company Where Austin, Texas Photo: Courtesy of Blackboard Co. Austin has its fair…

This Agency Hires Improv Comedians to Brainstorm Your Campaign

HP, Pandora try out 'funworkshops'

Specs Who (l. to r.): Kenny White, head of product; Paul Charney, CEO; Craig Mangan, CCO What Creative agency Where San Francisco Founded by ex-Goodby, Silverstein & Partners and BBDO creatives in 2014, San…

This Tech Player Helps 400 Brands Get a Bigger Bang for Their Digital Advertising Buck

SteelHouse clients include Staples, Oakley and Getty Images

Specs Who CMO Patrizio Spagnoletto (l.), founder and CEO Mark Douglas (c.) and chief product officer Marwan Soghaier What Advertising software company Where New York and Los Angeles While ad-tech players nowadays are a…

This Women-Led New York Shop Keeps Fashion and Beauty Brands Ahead of the Digital Curve

Counts L’Oreal and Movado as clients

Specs Who CCO Gina Delio (l.) and COO Terry Rieser, both partners What Branding firm Where New York Since opening its doors in 2001, Tag Creative has created digital campaigns for fashion and beauty…

L.A. Agency Siltanen & Partners Uses Its Creative to Drive Business Results

Super Bowl ad veteran's clients include Skechers and Coldwell Banker

Specs Who (L. to r.) Partner and co-creative director Joe Hemp; CEO and CCO Rob Siltanen; and partner and president Tim Murphy What Full-service ad agency Where El Segundo, Calif. Two years after helping…

This Florida Agency Got Its Big Break Working With an Online Gaming Site

How Kre8 Media delivered data-driven campaigns for

Specs Who Founder and CEO Lee Cutler and operations svp Eureka Vanterpool What Direct response TV agency Where Winter Park, Fla. After working for 20 years as a radio station manager, Lee Cutler, founder and CEO of…

This So-Called Spirits and Rock ‘N’ Roll Agency Knows What Millennials Want

Phear Creative taps into the zeitgeist

Specs Who CCO Casey McGrath (l.) and CEO Elliott Phear What Creative content agency Where New York When Elliott Phear and Casey McGrath co-founded Phear Creative 10 years ago, they were both advertising outsiders.…

For New York-Based Agency Kettle, Digital Is in Its DNA

Moving from smartphone to smartwatch apps

Specs Who (L. to r.) Co-founder and technical director Tyler Peterson, strategy director Paul Munkholm, partner and managing director Lauren Kushner, and co-founder and creative director Olivier Peyre What Digital agency Where New…

This N.Y. Design Firm Is Branching Out From the Music Biz

Sagmeister & Walsh boasts diverse clients across industries

Specs Who Founder Stefan Sagmeister and partner Jessica Walsh What Creative design firm Where New York After spending almost two decades creating album covers for artists like the Rolling Stones and Talking Heads, Stefan…