Image © Martin Parr/Magnum Photos The Magnum Photos agency has announced $18,000 worth of prize money for its first photography competition open to anyone 18 years or older. Launched as part of 2017’s celebrations to mark 70 years since...Show More Summary
The December 2013 passing of Mike Hughes, "patriarch, president and ultimate creative leader of The Martin Agency," left an opening that agency principals knew could only be filled by one person. Today the Virginia-based IPG shop announced that chief operating officer Beth Rilee-Kelley has been promoted to president, effective immediately. Show More Summary
A historian at Germany's Martin Luther University has uncovered what she says is proof from Associated Press archives that it was in formal cahoots with Adolf Hitler's Nazi regime in exchange for being the only Western news agency to report from there, the New York Times reports. In an article...
The campaign follows last year's "Paint Like No Other" campaign, which was the brand's largest-ever.
Last year, The Martin Agency positioned Benjamin Moore with the line "Paint Like No Other," laying it on thick in ads starring a pair of ventriloquist's dummies. Now, with those creepy puppets gone, client and agency return with a different...Show More Summary
Leutz joins the agency from The Martin Agency, where he served as vice president, creative director.
The world's largest advertising agency group, WPP, has been criticized for awarding its chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell a "preposterous" pay package totaling as much as £70 million ($100.3 million) last year. The Guardian reported...Show More Summary
Now that the dust has settled on the first wave of free agency and the second wave has commenced, it’s time to start taking a look at some of the contracts that were negotiated. We’ve already broken down several of the most interesting ones, from Olivier Vernon to Alex Mack to Brock Osweiler to Chase Daniel to…
Recent UFC signee Felipe Olivieri has been informed of a potential failed drug test by the United State Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). The lightweight fighter from Nova Uniao fell to Tony Martin via rear-naked choke in the third-round of...Show More Summary
The Martin Agency has pledged never again to use real apes in ads after an outcry over its latest GEICO campaign, in which a real chimpanzee replaced the insurance... The post Martin Agency Puts Brakes on Chimpanzee Ads After GEICO Spot Causes Controversy appeared first on PETA.
The agency responded to a complaint from PETA about its use of a chimpanzee "actor."
Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin was the NFL's second-leading rusher in 2015, and the team made sure its star ball-carrier didn't flee elsewhere in free agency on Wednesday. Roy Cummings of the Tampa Bay Times first reported the two sides have agreed on a deal. Show More Summary
The NFL's most interesting game of dominoes begins Wednesday. When the market opens at 4 p.m. ET, the biggest dominoes, chief among them Doug Martin, Adam Jones and many others, will start to fall. As a result, a flurry of odd patterns...Show More Summary
Prepare for one of the most insane days of the year—the commencement of NFL free agency. Starting today, players are free to sign with any team beginning at 4 p.m. ET. However, a lot of players reached agreements in principle with new...Show More Summary
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been optimistic about their chances to keep running back Doug Martin. And now on the eve of free agency officially beginning on Wednesday, the Buccaneers may be closing in on a deal. According to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, the Buccaneers are believed to be closing in on…
Defense contractor Lockheed Martin said that a new project in partnership with the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) seeks to make microchips more effective in electronics, radars and lasers by keeping them cool.
In an alternate universe, the 2016 NFL free-agency class would form one of the best teams around. Think about it. Ryan Fitzpatrick at quarterback. Matt Forte, Doug Martin, Lamar Miller and Arian Foster in the backfield with Travis Benjamin, Marvin Jones and Anquan Boldin at wideout. Show More Summary
We'll look back on the 2015 NFL free-agency class and wonder how some of the players ended up fleecing an NFL team for so much money. [NFL free agency starts Wednesday. Here are Shutdown Corner's free-agent rankings for offensive players and for defensive players and specialists. Show More Summary
The Martin Agency’s “Unskippable” pre-roll campaign for Geico was one of the most talked-about of the year in 2015, attracting a lot of attention for both the brand and the agency. Recently, The Martin Agency released a follow-up campaign and, while the 15-second spots appear without an option to skip, the agency has a new way to play on expectations. The...
Geico and The Martin Agency had a huge hit with their "Unskippable" pre-roll campaign on YouTube last year, which Adweek named the best campaign of 2015. This year's follow-up campaign, though, needed a completely new hook—because the YouTube buy this time involves 15-second pre-rolls where no skip button appears at all. Show More Summary