SF creatives start the Dump Trump campaign

by / May 29, 2020 /

Here's a side project we can get behind: Dump Trump Tees was created by Mark Krajan and Christ Toffoli, two freelance creative directors based in San Francisco, with the goal of raising money for Covid-19 victims. T-shirts and more bear Trump’s most ridiculous words during this crisis. Five different quotes in all. Choose your inanity.

The proceeds go to charities helping in the fight against Covid-19, specifically the [Read More]

FUNDI LAUNCHES IN SUPPORT OF CREATORS AND TALENT

by / May 29, 2020 /

Creative agency the community has launched a new platform, fundi, support of creators and specialists hard hit by the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. It will offer people a more seamless way to support their favorite livestream content creators, with proceeds going directly to talent.

“COVID-19 created an interesting and dramatic shift in consumer behavior that we believe will endure beyond the pandemic: livestreams became the normal way to take a fitn[Read More]

Goodby creating inspirational face shields for healthcare workers

by / May 26, 2020 /

Here's a fantastic example of ad agencies stepping up in the face of COVID-19. Goodby Silverstein's in-house innovation lab, GS&P Labs’ latest project has been 3D printing PPE face shields. Called SF Shields, the project aims to show appreciation for San Francisco healthcare workers using the one thing they see every day: PPE face shields.

To personalize the shields to SF, hopeful and inspirational chalk drawings were sourced fro[Read More]

Avos Journal vol 2.

by / May 26, 2020 /

What do you get when a production team that thrives on the churn of creative development and large scale commercial shoots, is forced to shelter-in-place? You get the Avos Journal. A compilation of original films, articles and photo essays (all created while maintaining distancing protocols during the lockdown) from San Francisco-based creative production agency Avocados and Coconuts. Featuring a 60km run around the outside of a director's house, stu[Read More]

TODAY: The AIGA presents – Making the Most of a Networking Conversation or Informational Interview

by / May 18, 2020 /

Today at 1:30: Learn how to prepare for and make the most of a networking conversation or informational interview. During this virtual event especially for Job Seekers, you'll learn how to prepare for and make the most of an informational interview.

This event will be led by Cesar Ramirez, Flatiron Career Coach. Join the AIGA as he shares the best tips and strategies for telling your story (elevator pitch), asking thoughtful discovery questions, and how and why to follow up [Read More]