Faced with some downtime, we're loving what some agencies are doing. Check out SF shop Recreation's Paper to Pixels Project, which aims to encourage the creativity of kids. Have your child submit a drawing of a unique character for a chance to have their creative team enhance it through professional illustration and animation. The original character design is from their imagination–Recreation will help bring it to life.
Happy hours at a favorite watering hole and ad agency life go hand-in-hand. Ask any agency employee and they’d likely rattle off that one local haunt where their team heads to unwind after a big pitch, campaign launch, or new employee induction. Most agencies have embraced the Zoom happy hour these days, but cross-cultural creative agency the community is taking things to the next level: inviting its favorite bartenders to join.
COVID-19 has hit the hospitality industry hard, with b[Read More]
SFJAZZ has announced the appointment of BSSP Co-Chairman Greg Stern as its new CEO, starting June 15, 2020. Stern succeeds Don Derheim and will lead its next phase of growth with Founder and Executive Artistic Director Randall Kline.
“Don came in at a very important time in SFJAZZ’s history,” said Michael Lazarus, Chair of the SFJAZZ Board. “In his six years, we have undergone phenomenal growth that is nearly unheard of in [Read More]
Maybe you saw it. The Association of National Advertisers sent out a request for agencies to develop assets encouraging people to stay inside. Cutwater decided to step up with some Uncle Sam-themed messages to keep you safe. You can find them all on the agency's [Read More]
To help combat the COVID-19 crisis, Venables Bell & Partners and digital agency Firstborn have partnered to launch a new effort called Facejar - a virtual face-touching "swear jar" that lets people turn accidental beard rubs, eye itches and nose picks during video meetings into money for protective equipment for medical professionals. The concept is simple: touch your face, donate a dollar.
The idea originated with VB&P ACD Elliot Nordstrom, [Read More]
Here's our second Teak freelance gig of the day. It's a Senior Designer spot. Take a look over the job description and apply ASAP if that's you. Teak is an awesome shop and we're sure you'll love working with those guys.
And if you have a freelance or full-time gig available? Post it on our jobs page with code R3START2020 and it'll be free.[Read More]