Podcasts about Advertising. By the people who make the ads, for the people who make the ads. Have a listen and you might just learn something.
Episode 288: Amir Farhang, Director with Hungry Man in Los Angeles
The former copywriter talks about starting out; finding your tribe; the plight of the editor; knowing, and then making, relevant, historic work; a moment with Steve Jobs; and collaboration.
Episode 287: Eric Christy Manchester, CD at Big Family Table (an IPG agency)
The adjustments to the first job. Caring. Work/life balance. And some great answers to familiar questions.
Episode 286: Deacon Webster, CCO of Walrus in NYC
Walrus's co-founder discusses the importance of entertainment, judging work, internal presentations, taking feedback, and spending a whole career at just two agencies.
Episode 285: Phil Fattore, Sr. CW and Byron Wages, Sr. AD at barrettSF
You have a great idea. Now, what? That and many other insights from two young, award-winning, articulate, and intelligent creatives. Big thanks, also, to Jim Sugar Automotive, Home of the Sweet Deal™
Episode 284: CDs Paula Maki and Joel Stacy of mono
Visiting from SF and Minneapolis, the CDs talk about getting out of the comfort zone, how to concept, transitioning from CW to CD, and going about your business through ups and downs.
Episode 283: Peter Kain and Gianfranco Arena, ECDs at BBDO NY
The creative team behind Snickers' "You're not yourself when you're hungry" campaign discuss their 22-year partnership, successes and lessons learned.
Episode 282: Katie D'Agostine, Copywriter at Wieden + Kennedy
From a noisy room in the New York office, Katie and Dan discuss adjustments from school to the real world, autopilot vs. inspiration, finding the truth and playing to your strengths.
Episode 281: Karly Brooks, Copywriter at Droga5
The thoughtful, intelligent young writer discusses her adjustments from undergrad to portfolio school to a real job, the love of writing, and how to email.
Episode 280: David Ma, Food Artist and DIrector
The Creative CIrcus alumnus and former copywriter shares thoughts on his adjustment from school to a top agency, segueing from copywriting to film directing, and the advice to "make it until you make it."
Episode 279: Liz Cartwright, ACD at TBWAChiatDay in LA
A decade after Liz graduated from The Creative CIrcus, she and Dan discuss independent agencies, birth order, creativity applied, the value of fun, and managing stress.
Episode 278: Kervins Chauvet, Copywriter at Wieden + Kennedy
The Philosophy Special, on honesty, vulnerability, truth, the humanness of W+K, instincts, and life
Episode 277: Jeff Perky, Owner/Art Director at Perky Bros
Visiting from Nashville, the designer and studio founder discusses the power of Pinterest boards, design strategy and process, the ideal client, outside influences, and empathy.
Episode 276: Eric Kallman, Co-Founder/CD at Erich & Kallman
The highly awarded, humorous, talented and kind CW-turned-CD discusses how to get a job, drive, Chick-fil-A, the mechanics of humor, and Old Spice.
Episode 275: Mike Gallucci and Stevan Chavez
A conversation, two weeks before the team moved to Goodby Silverstein & Partners, about attention spans, developing confidence, good partnerships, and copy craft
Episode 274: Frank Cartagena and Sam Shepherd of 360i
The ECD pair discuss their ability to adapt, the advent of the Super Bowl war room, how to succeed, why good work dies, and the value of competition.
TTO: David Lubars
David Lubars is Chairman/Chief Creative Officer of BBDO. During his tenure, BBDO has been named Agency of the Year by various industry publications more than 15 times.