David Gianatasio

David Gianatasio is a longtime contributor to Adweek, where he has been a writer and editor for two decades. Previously serving as Adweek's New England bureau chief and web editor, he remains based in Boston.

Bronner Shuffles Deck

BOSTON–A sweeping round of executive changes and layoffs at Bronner Slosberg Humphrey, including the retirement of president Steve Humphrey and the reassignment of chief creative officer Michael Slosberg, was positioned […]

Holland Mark Breaks First Multimedia Effort For The Boston Globe, Introduces ‘Get It’ Theme

BOSTON–Holland Mark Martin Edmund’s first campaign since taking over as lead agency for The Boston Globe consists of television, radio, print and billboard advertising that carry the tagline, “Get it.” […]

State Of Maine Names Trio For Anti-Smoking

Led By CD&M, Arnold And Asher Become Subcontractors On Statewide Assignment BOSTON–The Maine Bureau of Health’s Tobacco Prevention & Control Unit has awarded its first advertising program to Creative Design […]

Houston Leads Winning Pitch For FDA Media

Arnold Communications’ stated goal of leveraging the acumen of Houston Herstek Favat, which it recently bought, has paid off with an assignment from the federal government, according to sources. Arnold […]

More Leave Leonard Hamlin, Hall, Polaroid Account Check Out

A stunning series of setbacks has rocked Leonard/Monahan yet again. Partners Kathleen Hall and Pam Hamlin have resigned. The two executives had considered themselves the next generation of ownership at […]

Massport Readies For Agency Review

The Massachusetts Port Authority is preparing to place its estimated $1 million advertising and marketing account into review, according to Massport representative Martha Shaw. The account has been handled by […]

Gearon Hoffman Exhibits Success

Museum of Science Selects Shop to Succeed Houston Herstek BOSTON–The Museum of Science has assigned its high-profile account to Gearon Hoffman following a review. The client estimated the annual budget […]

6 Move Ahead In Big Dig

Controversial Review Kicks Into High Gear BOSTON–The Central Artery/Tunnel Project received numerous responses to its revised questionnaire for an agency to help improve its image, but only a half-dozen contenders […]

Liberty Bank Eyes 3 Shops In Final Round

Three agencies have been named finalists in a review being conducted by Liberty Bank. The Middletown, Conn.-based client has selected Baldwin & Stone in Cambridge, Mass.; Wallwork Curry in Boston; […]

Asher’s Maine Chance

Los Angeles Agency Teams Up With 2 Shops To Pitch State’s Anti-Smoking Initiative BOSTON–Asher & Partners in Los Angeles has teamed up with Arnold Communications in Boston and a small […]