Creative Director Edi Inderbitzin Creates “Every Waking Hour” Photo Project to Combat Depression

by / May 20, 2020 /

Creative director and photographer Edi Inderbitzin encourages people to appreciate the everyday, normal beauty in effort to fight teen depression.

At the beginning of 2019, Edi Inderbitzin started the project “Every Waking Hour.” The project was created with the intention to bring awareness to depression among young Americans caused by social media. By taking a photo literally every waking hour for a year, the hope was to spotlight th[Read More]

Playboy Wants People To Practice Safe Six In Humorous New PSA For Social Distancing

by / May 14, 2020 /

Playboy has released a playful PSA campaign encouraging continued safe social distancing behavior, even as shelter-in-place orders continue to lift throughout the country. Created in partnership with Austin creative agency, Preacher, “Practice Safe Six” plays off six age-old high school sex education tips updating them to apply to the current social distancing recommendations.

The messages are loud, clear, and s[Read More]

THE BENCH CO-FOUNDERS ON THE CURRENT FREELANCE MARKETPLACE AND HOW AGENCIES AND BRANDS SHOULD STAFF FOR THE FUTURE

by / May 6, 2020 /

The economic shutdown has already upended the ad industry, causing clients to slash budgets and agencies to furlough or lay off staff outright, and there’s no clear end in sight. But The Bench, an LA-based company that hand-matches vetted freelance talent to agencies and client-side brand marketing teams based on specific project requirements, thinks the crisis may push agencies to reevaluate their staffing models for the long-term. They’ve worked [Read More]

Artist’s Worldwide Donate Art Prints to AMASS.life to Support COVID-19 Health Care Workers.

by / May 4, 2020 /

Regarded members of the creative community from around the world have united at AMASS.life to sell their archival prints to support New York City healthcare workers through the COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund.

The prints are available at the website (Amass.Life) and are priced at $95. All (100%) of the profits go to supporting frontline healthcare workers.

“New York City means a lot to me. I spent most of [Read More]

THE CITY THAT NEVER SLEEPS, NEVER GIVES IN: NYC’S COVID COURAGE SPRINGS TO ACTION DELIVERING PPE TO FRONTLINES

by / April 24, 2020 /

New York City advertising industry advocates are rolling up their sleeves and tapping into their networks to support relief platform Covid Courage. Formed by Dr. Natasha Anushri Anandaraja, MD, MPH, along with fellow healthcare workers and New York City residents, Covid Courage is in response to the reality that every healthcare worker who gets sick means one less person available to care for the thousands of Covid-19 patients hospitals expect to admit o[Read More]

DULUTH TRADING COMPANY PAYS HOMAGE TO THE BOUNDLESS “WAYFORGERS” IN NATIONAL CAMPAIGN FROM PLANET PROPAGANDA

by / April 22, 2020 /

Biscuit Filmworks’ Rachel McDonald, Directs

Lifestyle brand, Duluth Trading Company, is featuring powerful stories of women they’ve coined “Wayforgers”--those who have forged their way into the world by building boundlessly, dreaming wildly and making bravely—in a national campaign launching this week across cable TV, paid digital and social. The campaign promotes and also marks a new positioning for Duluth’s women’s line, and was created by the brand’s longti[Read More]

Billy Porter Is First Student At Quarancuts Virtual Hair School, A New Initiative From Upscale Men’s Grooming Boutique, Barba, and Terri & Sandy

by / April 16, 2020 /

Fashion and entertainment icon, Billy Porter, was the first to enroll in a “Quarancuts” Zoom session to take on the task of cutting his husband Adam’s hair, guided by renowned master stylist and Barba men’s grooming salon owner, Xavier Cruz. The experience, which Porter referred to as “humbling and fabulous,” debut on IGTV and marks the first episode to come out of “Quarancuts Virtual Hair School,” an initiative created by independent advertising agency, Terri & Sandy, for[Read More]