Sunday, November 19, 2017

Columns

Thursday, Mar. 16, 2017

As the world knows, I’m a liberal.  Social and fiscal.  So, for like-minded citizens these are not easy times.  You’ve seen me talking to myself on the street, in the subway.  Don’t be concerned—I’ll be fine.  Just wanted to establish the context. From the immigration ban to defunding Planned...

Friday, Mar. 10, 2017

Global content studio Pulse Films’ U.S. expansion continues with the appointment of Lisa Sabatino Lange of Ready Set (West Coast) and Gisela Limberg of Hunky Dory (East Coast) to represent its directors in the...

Friday, Mar. 10, 2017

Full service production shop The Collective @ LAIR has signed director Chris Dealy as a partner with the studio. Formerly VP and sr. copywriter at McCann Erickson and most recently executive creative director at JWT, Dealy becomes part of his new roost’s...

Friday, Mar. 3, 2017

Cut+Run has brought Unique Hammond on board as head of sales and development for its Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Austin offices. Hammond brings a wealth of industry knowledge to this new role. Hammond’s previous roles span various leadership positions in the...

Friday, Mar. 3, 2017

Papaya Films, a creative production company based in Warsaw, Poland, recently completed a major international expansion with new offices in London and New York City. Founded in 2006 by Kacper Sawicki, Papaya established itself in Europe with more than 650...

Friday, Feb. 24, 2017

Director Lance Kelleher has joined production house PHOTOPLAY for representation in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. His credits includes campaigns for Jaguar, Canon, Renault Global, Lexus, Jim Beam, Qantas, Alfa Romeo, Chevrolet, Coca-Cola, BMW, Heineken, Sony...

Friday, Feb. 24, 2017

Bicoastal production company Honor Society has expanded its global reach, signing with Toronto-based production company Sparks Productions for full Canadian representation of its directorial roster. Megan Kelly is executive producer/managing director of Honor...

Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

Click 3X has added Leyla T. Rosario as executive producer, business development. She will be charged with driving business development efforts and overseeing all production for Click 3X clients. Rosario has more than seven years experience in the advertising...

Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

Celebrity photographer and filmmaker Dean Freeman has joined CoMPANY. Son of Beatles photographer Robert Freeman, Dean is probably best known for his “freestyle” pics of David Beckham and a lauded worldwide branding campaign (both stills and spots) for Haagen...

Friday, Feb. 10, 2017

In an era of media fragmentation, the Super Bowl has increased in its value, delivering a rare opportunity to reach a mega audience—and the premium for that is on the rise, hitting a record $5 million on average for each :30 ad time slot. But as a shared experience, the Big Game is in some...