Flawed characters on television shows are so hot right now. And they have been for years, starting with Tony Soprano on "The Sopranos," which debuted in 1999. Then we had Don Draper, Walter White, Piper Chapman, and nearly everyone on...Show More Summary
Jon Hamm and Eiza González compare their 'Baby Driver' characters to Bonnie and Clyde, and wonder what would happen if ad man Don Draper met up with vampire Santanico Pandemonium?
CANNES, France -- "Don Draper couldn't sell it. Maybe we can." One of the most delightful ad campaigns of 2017, for Heinz ketchup, wasn't written by a real person. It came from Mad Men's most famous creative director (via showrunner and lead writer Matthew Weiner), and lived only fictionally within the AMC show about 1960s...
For Father’s Day, a selection of parenting advice from Homer Simpson: “Kids, you tried your best and you failed miserably. The lesson is, never try”. Related: here are some Father’s Day lessons from Walter White, Don Draper and Tywin...Show More Summary
Don Draper is headed back to TV, beginning on Monday. No, Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner isn't jumping on the TV revival bandwagon and producing new episodes of his ad agency drama, which aired on AMC and starred Jon Hamm as Draper. Instead, the AT&T Audience Network will air all seven seasons of the show...
For how much Hollywood loves remakes, I’m curious to see what a futuristic Mad Men is going to look like. Don’t get me wrong; I’m not expecting to see robotic Don Draper, who writes poignant lines of copy aggregated from data points all over the world (that’d be cheesy and boring). Show More Summary
Take a lesson from Mad Men’s, Don Draper and win your next pitch with these trips for presenting like a pro.
Jon Hamm gained acclaim and recognition during his turn as Don Draper on AMC's "Mad Men." But it was his job waiting tables and scrubbing dishes at a St. Louis restaurant named Sweet Rose that really taught him how to work. "Working in a restaurant is a good life lesson for anybody," Hamm told Wealthsimple magazine. Show More Summary
A family-owned jeweler thought it had a funny, witty take on an old adage so the company put it on a billboard. SEE ALSO: Heinz actually uses the ad campaign pitched by Don Draper in 'Mad Men' Spicer Green Jewelers' cheeky sign told...Show More Summary
Imagine Don Draper downing cocktails in a rural Washington state cabin and you'll have a pretty good idea of the vibe at The Lately, LDV Hospitality and Den Hospitality's newest venture that opens tonight in Chelsea. Said originallyShow More Summary
In the second episode of the 6th season of Mad Men, ad man Don Draper of Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce pitches Heinz on a campaign where you never actually see the product. The ads show French fries, steak, and a hamburger with the tagline “Pass the Heinz” and your mind fills in the missing ketchup bit. Show More Summary
Rich Barton (Zillow’s chairman) wrote an article every entrepreneur should read: The New Age of Marketing (Don Draper is making a comeback). The Don Draper mention is timely for me, given I’ve recently gotten addicted to Mad Men (which I’m sure many of you reading have already watched). Show More Summary
Eat your heart out, Don Draper: A Japanese ad agency’s artificial intelligence program impressed some 200 British advertisers with its take on breath mints. Last year, McCann Erickson Japan introduced AI-CD ? (AI-CD […] The post Ad Agency’s AI Creative Director Impresses appeared first on Geek.com.
Welcome to the Round Up, our collection of random articles and other blurbs we’ve stumbled across in our internet wanderings. I’ve always been intrigued by the mysterious Club 33 at Disneyland. Travel Codex published a review of this...Show More Summary
"Pass the Heinz" ads will appear on New York City billboards and in print. The company may have passed once, but it's not passing again. Heinz is rolling out "Pass the Heinz" advertisements created by the fictional Mad Men character Don Draper, according to Adweek. Show More Summary
Throughout Mad Men‘s seven tremendous years on AMC, Don Draper and his associates pitched more than a few bright ideas to potential clients. Some of them were quite good, including the campaign Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce pitched to the Heinz company. Show More Summary
While Mad Men the series is long put to bed and its principles since moved on (physically, if not spiritually), the AMC show is still making occasional cultural waves, especially within advertising. Arguably, advertising got cooler, breezier, and more mid-century after Mad Men’s run, which makes sense: If you worked ... More »
Summary: The real and fictional worlds of advertising are poised to collide for Heinz's latest campaign which is centred around a concept created by Mad Men character Don Draper. The brand announced yesterday (13 March) that it "tapped" Sterling Cooper Draper Price, the fictional agency from the AMC drama...
The ketchup maker has brought to life fictional ads Draper pitched in ‘Mad Men,’ but not those of his protégé.
When Don Draper pitched an ad campaign on Mad Men, the clients usually ate it up — then bought it. But that wasn’t always the case. Witness the Season 6 episode of the AMC drama in which the Madison Avenue exec (Jon Hamm) tries to sway...Show More Summary