Al Stewart


L.A. Ad Club, LAAAA Eye Possible Merger

The two well-established but sometimes overlapping organizations that work to advance the interests of the ad community here have begun the process of merging into one umbrella group. Representatives and […]

Dailey Taps New CCO

After 35 years, Dailey & Associates is hiring a new chief creative officer. Michael Folino, a veteran adman who most recently worked at TBWA\Chiat\Day, is set to join Dec. 9 […]

Mering Says ‘Hello’ to Fiji Tourism Business

Although no one from Mering Associates has been to Fiji, that didn’t prevent the Sacramento, Calif., shop from securing ad duties for the tropical island’s visitors’ bureau. In fact, the […]

Regal Shows Armed-Forces Tribute

A film tribute to the U.S. sailors and Marines stationed in the Middle East is being used by the Regal Entertainment Group to evaluate a satellite-delivery system that will enable […]

Navy, Marines Join Forces on Film

The Regal Enter tainment Group is using an emotional tribute to U.S. sailors and marines stationed in the Middle East to evaluate a satellite-delivery system for feeding ads and other […]

El Pollo Loco Puts Account Into Review

LOS ANGELES — El Pollo Logo has launched a media and creative review for its $7 million account, the client confirmed. The 305-unit, Irvine, Calif fast food chain said it […]

Kovel/Fuller Updates Universal’s Spyro the Dragon

No longer content just to breathe fire, Spyro the Dragon has expanded his arsenal and moved to a better neighborhood. Enhancements to the popular Universal Interactive videogame character will be […]

CP+B Names Managing Director

Mark Simmons, a veteran London adman who was once a senior marketing executive at Coca-Cola’s Atlanta headquarters, has joined Crispin Porter + Bogusky’s office here as managing director. Simmons, 39, […]

4 Media Shops Chase Nontraditional Scion Launch

LOS ANGELEs—Toyota Motor Sales USA has ruled out the established West Coast media agencies in its hunt for a shop to handle the unique demands—and modest budget—of its Scion launch, […]

Simmons in at CP+B

Mark Simmons, a veteran London adman who was once a senior marketing executive at Coca-Cola’s Atlanta headquarters, has joined Crispin Porter + Bogusky’s office here as managing director. Simmons, 39, […]