AICP Digital Best Practices

AICP Digital is a chapter of AICP formed in 2009 that focuses on improving business practices (standards, contracts, labor, etc) for production partners on all sides of the advertising industry. For the last several years, I’ve been part of a fantastically knowledgeable group of people that are a mix of agency and production company leaders. […]

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Supercell – Clash of Clans

Supercell makes the wildly addictive and all consuming iOS game, Clash of Clans.  This is the most unique mobile strategy/defense game that I’ve come across and, like many others, have become obsessed with. Try to play this game without spending buckets of money on in-app purchases and you are a better person than I. To […]

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2014 SXSW Recap

Jonathan Vingiano and I recap the Best of SXSW 2014: Julian Assange & Edward Snowden Watch Julian Assange’s full keynote Watch Edward Snowden’s full keynote Julian Assange and Edward Snowden both gave their own keynotes around information sharing, privacy, net neutrality and the future of the internet. Assange, who has been confined to the Ecuadorian […]

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Dish Talk Boston

People seem to love the family of “Boston Guys” that we created awhile back for Dish.  Moreover, they seem to love that unique “Bahstan” accent more and more.  So, we decided we’d teach the country to “Talk Boston”. In less than 6 weeks, we launched talkboston.com, a fully interactive microsite full of: 56 videos of […]

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Chevy Sonic Launch

LAUNCHING THE CHEVY SONIC – A CAR FOR FIRSTS. Chevrolet is synonymous with tradition and gas guzzling pickup trucks—a problem among first-time car buyers who want cool fuel-efficient city cars. To change their perception of Chevy, we demonstrated that the Chevy Sonic is their personal launch pod to discovery through epic 100% real “Sonic First” […]

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2013 SXSWi Recap…

“Art is not born in a vacuum. You need external stimuli to change and grow.” – Matthew Inman, 2013 SXSWi keynote speaker. As the SXSW conference has grown tremendously over the years, and 2013 marked the 20th year of SXSW, this felt like the right mantra for all of us that continue to go to […]

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2012 SXSWi Recap…

SXSWi has grown a lot since I started going.  In 2006 it felt like a bunch of fledgling, techy nerds trying to build relationships over just a few jam-packed days of panels, networking events and concerts.  Actually, it is still exactly that but x100.  And with more hipster mustaches.  In all seriousness, this conference is […]

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