An award-winning typeface designer, Jesse co-founded and teaches at Type@Cooper. He worked on Gotham and Mercury, typefaces in permanent collection at MOMA. And he'll tell you the difference between a font and a typeface.
In Atlanta, native Atlantans are rare. Rarer still are genial, native Atlantan Circus alumni senior copywriters with half an hour free to chat.
Technology, creativity and commerce have converged, and Mick wisely pitched a tent at the confluence.
Peter is an energetic, entrepreneurial and enthusiastic creative director, strategist, surfer and student of the industry. He gets it, and he is happy to share.
Two ad guys kill half an hour on the phone but talk about advertising for about ninety seconds.
An energized half-hour with the award-winning ECD/CCO behind the E*TRADE babies and Febreze "Breathe Happy" campaigns.
Philosophy, psychology and perspective from a seasoned writer at Apple's ad agency.
A inside look at the search engine giant from a former agency writer and current creative strategist.
Ten words to live by, identified and discussed with the CCO and Creative Manager of G2 Worldwide.
A lively and advice-packed chat with a studious, talented, seasoned and award-winning former partner of Dan's.
An impromptu chat with a former art director who is now a copywriter on some of ESPN's great recent work.
A longtime New York art director shares insights into how to remain relevant and successful. Hint: It helps to be nice.
A frank and realistic take on eight years in New York.
Standing squarely at the crossroads of the digital/traditional coalescence, Danielle discusses an industry in crisis, "app fatigue" and the value of intelligence.
Expert job-hunting advice and a closer look at the culture of McKinney, the award-winning Durham, NC ad agency.
Visiting from Chicago, Lisa discusses traits that clients value in their agencies and the genesis and evolution of Allstate's award-winning "Mayhem" campaign.
When Don last visited the show (four years ago), he was a director. He is now back in the agency world, at Wieden+Kennedy in Portland, Oregon.
This is less of an interview and more of a conversation with the affable, focused and articulate former architect, lifelong designer and current leader of Chrome Industries in San Francisco.
Dave shares his thoughts on hard work and focus. He's joined by Nicole Horton, the venerable Minneapolis agency's creative manager.
Visiting from Austin, TX, Dave and James are Co-Executive Creative Directors of AdAge Magazine's Southwest Agency of the Year.
Originally published Sunday, March 11, 2012
Digially savvy Dan Kim shares his thoughts on (among other things) diplomacy and the dearth of mentors in advertising agencies.
Originally published Sunday, February 26, 2012
Thirty minutes of insights, perspective and advice from a wise, 22-year veteran of the ad biz.
Originally published Sunday, February 12, 2012