In a hearing today at the Sacramento headquarters of the State Lands Commission, the agency took public comment on whether or not to use eminent domain to condemn Martin's Beach Road and forever open the locked gate that bars public access to Martin's Beach.
Sir Martin Sorrell, chief executive of the world's largest advertising agency holding group, said on Wednesday that Donald Trump's surprise win in the US presidential election is "effectively a second Brexit." In an emailed statement,...Show More Summary
“Money” Magazine reports, “Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) sent a letter Friday to FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez requesting that the agency “… investigate whether rental car companies “are unnecessarily price gouging consumers and engaging in unfair and deceptive business practices.”” The report adds, “Sen. Show More Summary
Wade Alger joins TBWA after 8 years with The Martin Agency.
TBWA\Chiat\Day has poached a veteran copywriter and co-leader of The Martin Agency's Geico account to help grow its New York creative department. Wade Alger spent the past eight years with the Virginia agency, where he served as svp, group creative director and co-lead on Geico along with fellow group creative director Steve Bassett. Show More Summary
US prosecutors said they expected to file espionage charges against a private contractor for the National Security Agency suspected of stealing an "astonishing quantity" of classified information. Harold Martin III was arrested August...Show More Summary
A former Booz Allen Hamilton contractor who worked with the National Security Agency will face charges of espionage in a case involving 50 terabytes or more of highly sensitive NSA data the government says were stolen. (more…)
There are few things more uniquely Los Angeles than a talent agency—especially mega-agency CAA, which has been responsible for the careers of Meryl Streep, George Clooney and Martin Scorsese. But with the convergence of entertainment...Show More Summary
Longtime Fox and Disney marketing executive Peter Martin has launched Flex Creative, a Burbank, CA-based creative services agency that will specialize in the design and production of promotional and in-show content for broadcast TV, cable and streaming industry clients, programs, and projects across all media platforms. Show More Summary
August 1943. "Middle River, a small crossroads in the vicinity of Baltimore, Maryland. Farm Security Administration housing project (later administered by the National Housing Agency) for Glenn L. Martin aircraft workers. Play period for children attending Bible class." Medium format negative by John Collier for the Office of War Information. View full size.
A 51-year-old man who worked for the same government contractor as whistleblower Edward Snowden has been charged with stealing sensitive documents from the National Security Agency. Maryland resident Harold Thomas Martin was chargedShow More Summary
The FBI has arrested Harold Thomas Martin III, a contractor at the National Security Agency, for stealing "highly classified information," according to a Department of Justice statement released on Wednesday. News of an arrest was first...Show More Summary
Guild served as president with brand consultancy Collins for nearly two years.
IPG's The Martin Agency named Amber Guild, agency veteran and former president of brand consultancy Collins, as the first managing director of its New York City office. She began the new job last week and reports directly to Martin CEO...Show More Summary
Rosetta may be lost to us, but stargazers shouldn’t despair: ESA have plenty of exciting missions in the pipeline “Rosetta is dead, long live Rosetta,” Patrick Martin, Rosetta’s mission manager, declared on receiving today’s confirmation that the $1bn spacecraft had hit the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, bringing its journey to an end. Show More Summary
Ariel Martin, the fifteen-year-old Musical.ly star known to fans by her online moniker Baby Ariel, has signed with Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Martin rose to fame on the viral lip-synching app Musical.ly, where she is the most-followed creator on all of the platform with more than 13 million fans. Show More Summary
Parks Canada has confirmed that the shipwreck discovered in Terror Bay by the Arctic Research Foundation (ARF) is indeed the HMS Terror. The crew of the ARF’s research vessel Martin Bergmann notified the government agency of their find on September 11th. Parks Canada’s Underwater Archaeology Team arrived to explore the wreck on September 15th. With [...]
The Miami Marlins prevented third baseman Martin Prado from hitting free agency at season's end by signing him to a contract extension Tuesday. According to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald, the Marlins inked the 32-year-old veteran to a three-year deal that will pay him a total of $40 million through 2019. Show More Summary
Americas The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded a $171 million contract to Lockheed Martin as part of its Hypersonic Air-Breathing Weapon Concept (HABWC) program. A joint effort between DARPA and the USAF,...Show More Summary
No creative departments, No account execs, no Big Ideas, but Sir Martin Sorrell, one way or another, will still be chairman of WPP. Read the story on Digiday—LINK.