Even as Jeff Berg was locking down an investment in the agency this week from Beijing based Bison Capital, rumors raced that other less desirable shakeups were about to happen. We are hearing that veteran motion picture agents Adam Kanter...Show More Summary
With NFL free agency less than a week away, the Detroit Lions have an opportunity to bolster the roster with a variety of potential additions to the den. General manager Martin Mayhew will begin negotiating with player agents on March...Show More Summary
The NFL offseason has grown almost as riveting as the regular season. Every team, including the Detroit Lions, has a chance to quickly jump from mediocre to elite thanks to the salary cap. General manager Martin Mayhew isn't in the best situation, but recent events have put the Lions' salary-cap concerns in a much better light. Show More Summary
-Former Barbarian Group art director and current Percolate design director, Dom Goodrum, has published a lengthy but intriguing open letter to the ADs of the world. link -Minneapolis-based Omnicom agency Martin Williams has welcomedShow More Summary
Sky Sports’ dynamic duo of Martin Tyler and Alan Smith return to the studio ahead of two major FIFA franchise releases this calendar year. Earlier this month the Base Soccer Agency’s twitter account tweeted the following message; Sssh @9smudge and Martin Tyler are in session. Show More Summary
The Martin Agency weaves a charming stop-motion tale of poop for the Costa Rican school that focuses on sustainability. Deeming a piece of advertising a load of crap could possibly be considered a pejorative. Unless of course, poop is the point, as is the case with this piece from Earth University. Show More Summary
South Korea plans to finalise the purchase of 40 next-generation F-35 jet fighters from US aerospace giant Lockheed Martin later this year, Seoul’s military procurement agency said. “We will… push to sign the contract in the third quarter… after testing […]
NEW YORK - A painting by George Zimmerman of the Florida attorney who prosecuted him in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin is a copy of an Associated Press photo, a spokesman for the news agency said Friday. A photo of the painting of prosecutor Angela Corey was posted on Twit …
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A painting by George Zimmerman of the Florida attorney who prosecuted him in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin is a copy of an Associated Press photo, a spokesman for the news agency said on Friday.
During his speech defending the NSA and domestic surveillance President Barack Obama ironically mentioned Dr. Martin Luther King as proof that intelligence agencies spying on Americans had precedent in our recent history. What Obama failed to mention was why MLK had been targeted by the government. Show More Summary
Kuwait News Agency: President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, Monday rejected a call to hold a minute's silence in the memory of Ariel Sharon.
Astronauts are just as awesome across the pond. Documenting the space-going culture of the lesser-known space agency. Rocket launches and epic views of Earth might get more attention from other photographers, but Edgar Martins is just...Show More Summary
Three U.S. senators say they think it's time for U.S. President Barack Obama to rein in the National Security Agency's surveillance tactics. The three Democrats, Sen. Mark Udall of Colorado, Ron Wyden of Oregon and Martin Heinrich of...Show More Summary
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has rejected a trademark application for a product associated with the Washington Redskins because the agency regards the team nickname as offensive. “Registration is refused because...Show More Summary
AlamyWith fundraising sites such as Kickstarter, does the U.S. really need a National Endowment for the Arts? For a government agency that gets about as much funding in a year as Lockheed Martin (LMT) gets paid to build a single jetShow More Summary
Humans of New York blogger Brandon Stanton has photographed Yaniv Soha, an editor at St. Martin’s Press, and Brian DeFiore, founder of the DeFiore & Company literary agency. Stanton shot the picture at Madison Square Park (embedded to...Show More Summary
By Aaron Martin, riponadvance.com Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) introduced a bill on Tuesday that would combine the Department of Labor and the Department of Commerce into a single agency in an effort to cut costs and improve economic policies.
-WPP/GroupM media agency network Mindshare has appointed Mindshare has appointed agency vet David Pullan to the dual role of New York office lead and Unilever client lead/North America. -Speaking of WPP, Martin Sorrell & Co. have bought a 30 percent stake in New York-based Richard Attias & Associates. Show More Summary
We were off the grid yesterday, so apologies for missing the sad news that after his long battle with lung cancer, Mike Hughes, who essentially became the face and creative force of The Martin Agency over the course of his 35 years at the Richmond, VA operation, passed away yesterday morning. Show More Summary
Very sad news in adland this morning. The Martin Agency President Mike Hughes died Sunday at age 65 after a battle with lung cancer. He was diagnosed 16 years ago. Hughes, who joined The Martin Agency in 1978, was instrumental in transforming...Show More Summary