The NHL, Turner Sports deal also includes HBO Max

Turner Sports and the National Hockey League have reached a multi-faceted, seven-year agreement set to begin with the 2021-22 season, it was announced today by Jeff Zucker, Chairman, WarnerMedia News & Sports, and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. This historic multimedia rights agreement will bring the Stanley Cup Final and Stanley Cup Playoffs to TNT and TBS for … Continue reading “The NHL, Turner Sports deal also includes HBO Max”

Great Clips NHL campaign is “legendhairy”

Great Clips, the Official Hair Salon of the NHL, today announced the return of “Legendhairy Lineup,” an interactive campaign that spotlights and celebrates the best #HockeyHair styles of players across the National Hockey League. From April 12 through June 6, fans can visit www.NHL.com/HockeyHair to build a weekly fantasy lineup featuring six current and past NHL stars that … Continue reading “Great Clips NHL campaign is “legendhairy””

Dunkin’s new NHL ad plays in a bubble

Last season, like the NBA, the NHL played a partial season in a bubble. So, here we have a case of art imitating life as a new campaign from Dunkin’ and their creative partner BBDO also takes place in a bubble… an ice hockey arcade bubble. If you’ve ever wondered what NHL superstars David Pastrňák … Continue reading “Dunkin’s new NHL ad plays in a bubble”

GLP director Gary Land hits ice for NHL/iPhone spot

The new Shot on iPhone commercial, directed by Gary Land of GLP Creative, is a smile-inducing work of camaraderie on the ice featuring the antics of Vegas Golden Knights’ Marc Andre Fleury and Mark Stone. The project, which was filmed just before the shut-down, launches as the NHL Playoffs begin and is a celebration of … Continue reading “GLP director Gary Land hits ice for NHL/iPhone spot”

Cutters scores with NHL Stanley Cup final

There is no greater glory for an NHL player than to have their named engraved upon the holy grail of the sport — The Stanley Cup.

For the NHL’s 100th year, the league is celebrating not only its centennial but the Cup as well, which pre-dates professional hockey.

Spelling, an emotional new spot from Cutters Studios created by Baby Bear’s Porridge Productions and directed by Samuel Bayer, features 23 NHL greats whose names appear on the cup.

Mario Lemieux, Wayne Gretzky, Phil Esposito, Bobby Orr and Jonathan Toews are among the legends in the cast.

NFL Draft hopefuls take stage in new campaign

On Thursday, NFL hopefuls find out if they’ve been selected in the 2021 NFL Draft. In the latest campaign for the NFL titled, ‘Take the Stage,‘ the league in conjunction with 72andSunny Los Angeles, gives fans an introduction to some of this year’s top prospects and their individual journeys that lead them to this moment. … Continue reading “NFL Draft hopefuls take stage in new campaign”

Bold Orange acquires Three Deep Marketing

Today, Bold Orange Company (BOCO) announced that they have acquired the digital agency, Three Deep Marketing. Bold Orange Company was founded in 2017 and is a customer experience agency with depth in helping brands with their go-to-market strategy, content, UX/UI, loyalty and CRM. With the procurement of Three Deep, they will be adding capabilities in … Continue reading “Bold Orange acquires Three Deep Marketing”

Leaders Acho, Pham are in new Lexus drivers seats

In a new marketing campaign breaking today, Lexus presents the human side of its brand and automotive technology, as expressed in the automaker’s flagship sedan, the 2021 Lexus LS 500. The campaign, called “Modern Leaders,” stars bestselling author and sports analyst Emmanuel Acho and author and Mogul CEO Tiffany Pham.  The new Lexus LS was designed with human … Continue reading “Leaders Acho, Pham are in new Lexus drivers seats”

Volkswagen shows the world you can have with ID.4

With its new ID.4, Volkswagen has taken a new category that has been otherwise positioned as unattainable by other car brands, and is delivering on an EV vehicle that is made for everyday life. This car is not trying to chase the early adopter, but rather will broaden the appeal of electric. The change to … Continue reading “Volkswagen shows the world you can have with ID.4”

Mustang Mach-E takes on Gravity, Lightning, DNA Oh my

Since the Ford Mustang Mach-E was revealed, interest around Ford’s electric pony has been sky high. Recent insights point to the fact that Mustang Mach-E versus competitors’ comparisons have been growing rapidly. For instance, “Tesla vs Mach-E” searches have went up nine times during the past few weeks. This is in line with automotive comparison … Continue reading “Mustang Mach-E takes on Gravity, Lightning, DNA Oh my”

Bacardí Rum drops world premiere of Conga remake

It’s here. Following a worldwide call for voice and dance submissions in November – today, Bacardí debuted the official music video and full song for the first-ever remake of global hit single, Conga feat. Meek Mill, Leslie Grace, Produced by Boi-1da. Incorporating fan submissions from around the world, the world’s most awarded rum brand is once again inspiring … Continue reading “Bacardí Rum drops world premiere of Conga remake”

Hollywood community supports couple battling ALS

Lisa Poggi and Don Anderson, producers of the critically acclaimed documentary Brothers in Arms, and former News Corp. executive Marty Pompadur have joined together with industry colleagues to launch a GoFundMe campaign in support of Emmy-winning producer Anton Maillie and his battle with the terrible disease ALS, along with sole caregiver and wife, Tonick Films founder Mari … Continue reading “Hollywood community supports couple battling ALS”

Framestore adds VFXmas Magic to Argos campaign

Welcome to Holiday advertising. High street giant Argos turned to Framestore to help bring the magic to its exciting festive 2020 Christmas commercial directed by James Rouse, a director who has a long-standing and successful relationship with the creative studio. The wonderful campaign film, Abracadaisy and the Astounding Lucy sees Framestore deliver some VFX tricks … Continue reading “Framestore adds VFXmas Magic to Argos campaign”

Johnny Depp, Amber Heard appear in London’s Court

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard appeared in London’s High Court on Wednesday morning with Depp once again facing allegations of violent domestic abuse. The Pirates of the Caribbean and Fantastic Beasts star has repeatedly denied Heard’s claim that he slapped the Aquaman actress across the face after she mocked his altered tattoo. The tattoo in … Continue reading “Johnny Depp, Amber Heard appear in London’s Court”

Georgia movie theaters to reopen as early as Monday

Following President Donald Trump’s vow to “Open Up America Again,” Georgia’s Republican Governor Brian Kemp has announced plans to re-open movie theaters and restaurants as soon as April 27. His decision joins other southern Republican governors (Florida, South Carolina, Texas, Mississippi) who are moving toward re-opening their states after almost 40 days of lockdown due … Continue reading “Georgia movie theaters to reopen as early as Monday”

Watchfire to create Welcome Wall for Louisville Airport

Travelers to Louisville, KY will soon be welcomed in style. DANVILLE, Ill-based,  Watchfire Signs, a leading provider of exterior and interior LED signs, was select by Louisville Tourism to manufacture a “Welcome Wall” at the Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport.  The nearly 6’ x 27’ high-resolution welcome wall is viewable by the more than 4.2 million passengers … Continue reading “Watchfire to create Welcome Wall for Louisville Airport”

Hockey stars “Pasta,” Kendall talk Dunkin’ cold brew

Phrases like “Light the Lamp” and “Five Hole” may be familiar to hockey players and fans alike, but thanks to Dunkin’s new “Talkin’ Hockey with Pasta and Kendall” national advertising campaign, America is getting a hilarious lesson in some of the lesser-known sayings of the sport. The new campaign from Dunkin’ and BBDO NY, teams … Continue reading “Hockey stars “Pasta,” Kendall talk Dunkin’ cold brew”

No Limit, Comcast, NBC, charlieuniformtango in news

No Limit Agency has found its new president in industry and current independent consultant, Bryan Van Dyke.

Prior, Van Dyke spent nearly two years as chief operating officer for AutonomyWorks. Before that, Van Dyke was with Razorfish for eleven and a half years where he led client engagement for a decade and served as managing director before his departure in June of 2013.

Founded in 2008 as a social media agency, No Limit Agency bills itself as a “biography agency,” telling brand stories through all communications channels.

Brands see red over white supremacist movement

If you’re a khaki-wearing, Detroit Redwings sporting, and tiki torch bearing white nationalist, the brands want you to know in no uncertain terms that they don’t want your support.

Unless you’ve been living under a rock the size of Chicago, you are probably aware of the horrific event in Charlottesville last weekend where hundreds of white nationalist, neo-Nazi and Ku Klux Klan idiots descended upon the University of Virginia’s campus performing classic hits including, “Jews will not replace us” and “Blood and soil.”