The demise of Cliff Freeman and Partners last week marks the end of an era in many ways. First, it in all likelihood is the end of a certain comedic style — unless Freeman manages to move elsewhere — and it is also another death knell for agencies which rely too much on TV commercials as the default medium for advertising. By some accounts, among the problems the shop faced was that its emphasis on traditional forms of media over digital ones wasn’t in favor with most clients.
While virtually everyone has opined on the topic of the massive fiscal "cliff" set to take place on January 1, 2013, which could crush US GDP unless American politicians manage to find a way to end their acrimonious ways, most forge... Read Post
Influential technology analyst Mary Meeker has joined one of Silicon Valley’s most respected venture capital firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as a partner. The move marks the end of an era when investment banks employed high-p... Read Post
Cliff Freeman & Partners, and MDC Partners, each have one less partner.Advertising Age is reporting that Cliff Freeman & Partners has bought itself back from MDC Partners after a four-year affiliation. Cliff Freeman, who co-founded ... Read Post