Arnold finds stand up, stand out talent through comedy program

Advertising recruiters may need to start hanging out at places like the Comedy Cellar or The Laugh Factory to find new talent. As advertising agencies continue to seek new and unique ways to attract talent, our friends at Arnold Worldwide are turning to comedy clubs and writers’ rooms as part of its Institute for the … Continue reading “Arnold finds stand up, stand out talent through comedy program”

Arnold taps into the funny for Progressive small business insurance

Arnold’s funny bone is at work again for long-tenured client Progressive. But this time it’s to highlight the insurance company’s commercial offering. Arnold’s latest work highlights the reality of small businesses and how they’re living the dream – until they’re not. The creative effort is actually the second round of the Fairytales campaign, which first launched with “Good … Continue reading “Arnold taps into the funny for Progressive small business insurance”

Arnold: DuckDuckGo names agency creative partner

With the demand for online privacy protection at an all-time high, DuckDuckGo, already a leader in the space, has set an ambitious goal to become a household name for “Privacy, simplified.” After a competitive pitch, Arnold was appointed as DuckDuckGo’s creative partner for a new advertising campaign to help meet this goal. DuckDuckGo is an all-in-one privacy app making … Continue reading “Arnold: DuckDuckGo names agency creative partner”

The Motaur is back in new Progressive spot from Arnold

The Motaur – the mythical half-man, half-motorcycle – rides again for in a new :30-second Progressive debuting today.  Called, ‘Herd,’ the effort is a visual manifestation of the core customer insight that motorcyclists often feel at one with their bikes, the Motaur is a way for Progressive to celebrate this often misunderstood community of riders. … Continue reading “The Motaur is back in new Progressive spot from Arnold”

Tisha Campbell, Tichina Arnold host ‘Soul Train Awards’

BET Networks has announced the hosts and nominees for the 2019 Soul Train Awards across 12 different categories. The annual celebration recognizes the best in Soul, R&B and Hip-Hop from both established industry legends and the next generation of promising artists.     Taking place on November 17, 2019 at the Orleans Arena in Las … Continue reading “Tisha Campbell, Tichina Arnold host ‘Soul Train Awards’”

Director Blaine Hogan brings his eclectic background to Tessa Films

Director Blaine Hogan is ready to take center stage as he joins the roster at the Chicago and L.A.-based production company, Tessa Films. The signing of the former actor-turned-filmmaker, who earned his chops treading the boards of some of Chicago’s best-known theater companies, was announced by Tessa Films EP and Founder Lisa Masseur. With a … Continue reading “Director Blaine Hogan brings his eclectic background to Tessa Films”

Progressive’s “Replay” settles Thanksgiving beef

When preparing for the holidays, sticking to the grocery list is crucial – especially when it comes to grandma’s favorite dish.  Progressive Insurance and creative agency Arnold Worldwide show the importance in the fourth spot of their “Replay” campaign, launching Monday, November 21, which features a family gathered at the dinner table for the holidays.  … Continue reading “Progressive’s “Replay” settles Thanksgiving beef”

Wait! What? Bob Iger replaces Bob Chapek as Disney CEO

Did not see this coming. Sunday night, The Walt Disney Company announced that Robert A. Iger is returning to lead Disney as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Iger was replaced by Bob Chapek in 2020. Iger, who spent more than four decades at the Company, including 15 years as its CEO, has agreed to serve as Disney’s CEO for two years, with a … Continue reading “Wait! What? Bob Iger replaces Bob Chapek as Disney CEO”

Progressive settles disagreement with Replay

Progressive Insurance and creative agency Arnold Worldwide have been settling arguments this football season with their Replay campaign. In the third spot, “Cat,” launching 10/24, a couple wakes up to a cat licking the fruit bowl on their kitchen table. Why? Don’t ask them — they don’t have a cat.  As the couple bickers over whether the … Continue reading “Progressive settles disagreement with Replay”

Papa Murphy’s serves Triple Pepp Pizza to superfan

Papa Murphy’s Take ‘n’ Bake Pizza is thrilled to announce the return of the Triple Pepp Pizza nationwide starting today. The beloved pizza originally launched in 2020 and was so successful that it’s back again for a limited time from August 29 through October 16, 2022. The Triple Pepp brings crispy, crunchy and cheesy to … Continue reading “Papa Murphy’s serves Triple Pepp Pizza to superfan”

CeeLo Green gives the down low on AmeriSave

AmeriSave and Arnold Worldwide are back at it again to show the company’s “lower than low” rates. And this time, they’re enlisting celebrity producer and musician CeeLo Green to give the down low on AmeriSave’s competitively low rates. “Despite rising interest rates, AmeriSave continues to offer some of the lowest rates available to customers. With the help … Continue reading “CeeLo Green gives the down low on AmeriSave”

Succession, Ted Lasso, Euphoria lead 74th Emmy noms

This morning, the 74th Emmy nominations were announced during a live virtual ceremony was hosted by JB Smoove (Curb Your Enthusiasm) and Melissa Fumero (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) along with Television Academy Chairman and CEO Frank Scherma. Succession holds this year’s top spot with 25 Emmy nominations followed by Ted Lasso and The White Lotus (20), Hacks … Continue reading “Succession, Ted Lasso, Euphoria lead 74th Emmy noms”

Boston brands team up to support LGBTQ+ youth

Boston-based advertising agency Arnold Worldwide and BAGLY, a youth-led, adult-supported LGBTQ+ non-profit, have a longstanding partnership with a few years of impactful initiatives completed. Most recently, they launched BAGLY’s How-To Guide to Living Audaciously, an awareness campaign featuring Ru Paul’s Drag Queen star, and BAGLY alum, Jujubee that resulted in a 175% increase in year-end donations.  To further … Continue reading “Boston brands team up to support LGBTQ+ youth”

What you need to know about Macy’s July 4 fireworks on NBC

NBC’s 46th annual “Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks® Spectacular” returns for a dazzling night of fireworks, star-studded musical performances and appearances by special guests. NBC News’ TODAY anchors Craig Melvin and Dylan Dreyer return for the second time to co-host the evening. The event will air Monday, July 4 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) on NBC and … Continue reading “What you need to know about Macy’s July 4 fireworks on NBC”

How does AmeriSave deliver such low rates? Who cares!

To bolster awareness on the simple truths of home buying, AmeriSave Mortgage, one of the fastest-growing privately-held mortgage lenders in the nation, and creative agency Arnold Worldwide are unveiling a new campaign that exposes current and prospective homeowners to the company’s low mortgage rates. Leveraging a strategic duo of TV spots and TikTok influencers to reach … Continue reading “How does AmeriSave deliver such low rates? Who cares!”

Witnesses for Amber Heard drop major Aquaman 2 spoilers

Warning: potential spoilers for the upcoming movie Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Since April 12, Fairfax County Circuit Judge Penney Azcarate has been hearing testimony regarding alleged abuse at the hands of both Johnny Depp and Amber Heard against each other as Depp is suing her for $50 million over a December 2018 op-ed she … Continue reading “Witnesses for Amber Heard drop major Aquaman 2 spoilers”

AMP Awards announces curatorial committee lineup

The 2022 AMP Awards announced the lineup for its Curatorial Committee as the competition puts plans in place for its first live trophy presentation since 2019. On hand to congratulate the winners and help bestow the trophies will be the 2022 AMP Awards Show Chair, Julia Neumann, Chief Creative Officer of Johannes Leonardo. She presided … Continue reading “AMP Awards announces curatorial committee lineup”

CDDP announces finalists and 5 new fellows

Tamika Lamison, Executive Director of the Commercial Directors Diversity Program (CDDP), today announced the five Fellows who have each been awarded $25,000.00 stipends to produce spec spots during the Program’s 2022 cycle. The Fellows are: MG ‘Grace’ Evangelista, Alexander Gilbert, Rhym Guisse’, LJ Johnsn and Andrew Rhee. According to Lamison, almost 700 Directors applied to … Continue reading “CDDP announces finalists and 5 new fellows”

Monster leaves old ways of working behind

The workforce, and workplace, have changed forever. Long commutes and inflexible work hours look like remnants from an ancient past. Monster’s latest brand campaign, created by our friends at Arnold Worldwide, taps into the sentiment that the old ways of working are relics from the Dark Ages and a new era of job search has … Continue reading “Monster leaves old ways of working behind”

Fred Savage gets fired from Wonder Years for inappropriate conduct

Actor turned director and producer, Fred Savage, has been fired by ABC for what is believed to be inappropriate behavior on the set of The Wonder Years reboot. The Associated Press shared a press release from 20th Television that states: “Fred Savage has been dropped as an executive producer and director of the rebooted The … Continue reading “Fred Savage gets fired from Wonder Years for inappropriate conduct”