Acadia Hires Rishi Ramano as CFO, TiAnna Conway Joins as People and Opportunity Manager

by / April 20, 2022 /

Acadia has been on the move creating a full-service digital growth agency for the middle market.  Now the agency has lured away Sony Ultra Records division CFO Rishi Ramano to steer its finances.

A former EY accounting executive, Ramano brings Acadia world-class financial management ability and an entrepreneurial spirit. He helped Ultra Records grow as a startup within Sony.

“I want to help fuel a more complete [Read More]

Pavone Welcomes Peter Harris as Executive Creative Director

by / April 14, 2022 /

Harris will work from the agency’s Atlanta office and is the third ECD hire in the past month for rapidly growing Pavone Marketing Group

Independent, full-service marketing agency Pavone has hired Peter Harris to serve as its executive creative director, President and CEO Michael Pavone announced today.

In his role as the agency’s creative lead, Harris will enhance the shop’s overall creative output, assist with new bu[Read More]

Interns Wanted for BLAC Internship Program – “This Internship single-handedly changed my life”

by / March 10, 2022 /

The independent agency led internship program, BLAC (Building Leaders & Creators), a 12-week paid internship for young Black creative thinkers, is now accepting applications at BLAC Internship. Interested applicants are asked to submit a 2-minute MP4 video that shows and/or tells what makes them a creative thinker and problem solver. Deadline is March 18th.

Now in its second year, the program takes place at 20 independent agencie[Read More]

Kin Creates ‘Bloom Season’ an Online Resource for Black Entrepreneurs In Partnership with Mailchimp

by / January 27, 2022 /

To meet the needs of entrepreneurs of color at all levels of their business journey’s, Mailchimp is launching “Bloom Season” an editorial business resource created by purpose-driven creative agency Kin.

‘Bloom Season,’ serves as a community centered digital resource that provides guidance on starting, running and growing a business. It also provides perspective on striking the balance bet[Read More]

Vella Challenges Women to Prioritize Sexual Health in 2022

by / January 14, 2022 /

Instagram campaign for sexual pleasure serum invites women to play sex bingo, share their experiences and stories.

Sexual wellness brand Vella wants women to ring in better sex for 2022. To help, the creator and manufacturer of Vella pleasure serum, developed by the scientist whose research led to the development of Viagra, has launched a sex life challenge to help make coming, come easier.

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AIR (Alliance of Independent Representatives) Launches To Give Voice To The Professionals Who Connect The Industry

by / November 12, 2021 /

The Alliance of Independent Representatives (AIR) has officially launched as a professional trade association. The mission of the organization is to advocate and promote the interests of independent representative companies who connect content creatives with agencies, brands and media.

AIR is committed to a wide range of priorities that extend beyond its membership:
Develop industry standards and best practices
Facilitate [Read More]

CARTWRIGHT LAUNCHES TRAE YOUNG’S SIGNATURE SHOE FOR ADIDAS – CAMPAIGN BECOMES PART OF ‘IMPOSSIBLE IS NOTHING’ GLOBAL PLATFORM

by / October 25, 2021 /

Trae Young’s stand-out achievements and unconventional moves on the basketball court are celebrated in a new marketing campaign from Cartwright that introduces Young’s first signature shoe – the Trae Young 1 – from adidas. The new work will launch in conjunction with the NBA season opener on October 21st, a face-off between Trae’s Atlanta Hawks and rival Dallas Mavericks. 

The cinematic ad opens with a mid-court flawless shot[Read More]