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Grab Your Headset: Producers Plunge Into Virtual Reality

504939-app1.adage.com — Demand for VR Rises as Advertisers Invest in Immersive Experiences Before you start dismissing virtual reality as the stuff of gamer nerds, or the next Second Life, think again. In the last month alone, top creators from the entertainment and ad worlds and major tech companies have begun showing their willingness to invest significantly in this new form of storytelling to help ensure the medium will flourish and evolve.

Six Things Iris Worldwide's Sean Reynolds

adage.com — Agency's Joint Global CD Is Bad at Golf, but Kind of Lucky Too Sean Reynolds is joint global creative director and a founding partner of Iris Worldwide. The agency has created notable work for Adidas, including a punchy ad in which soccer pro Luis "The Biter" Suarez takes on the haters and a clever outdoor moving projection that captured Lionel Messi's "return" to Barcelona after the World Cup.

Rewind: Before Bieber, There Was Marky Mark for Calvin Klein

adage.com — 'Tis the season for spring fashion campaigns, and perhaps the most head-scratching idea we've seen in the space is this ad: Although others would beg to differ, Justin Bieber reads like a big taint on the sophisticated, seductive and sometimes controversial legacy of Calvin Klein ads (at least in our book, because of his utter douchiness).

Grab Your Headset: Producers Plunge Into Virtual Reality

adage.com — Demand for VR Rises as Advertisers Invest in Immersive Experiences Before you start dismissing virtual reality as the stuff of gamer nerds, or the next Second Life, think again. In the last month alone, top creators from the entertainment and ad worlds and major tech companies have begun showing their willingness to invest significantly in this new form of storytelling to help ensure the medium will flourish and evolve.

Pereira & O'Dell ECD Jaime Robinson ECD Wieden & Kennedy NY

adage.com — Pereira & O'Dell VP/ECD Will Join Wieden & Kennedy, New York, in March Jaime Robinson, the award-winning Pereira & O'Dell, San Francisco VP/ECD who helped steer the agency's celebrated social film projects for Intel/ Toshiba, is joining Wieden & Kennedy, New York, in March as executive creative director.

Watch Newest Ads on TV From BMW, Experian, Kmart, Soma

adage.com — Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday.

Six Things You Didn't Know About BBH New York's Ari Weiss

adage.com — He Can Give You Tips on Growing Weed After making stops at many of the industry's top agencies ( Cliff Freeman, Saatchi, BBDO, Wieden & Kennedy, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners and 180), Ari Weiss joined BBH, New York, in 2011 as executive creative director and recently was named the agency's new chief creative officer.

Eric Silver Named McCann North American Regional CCO

adage.com — Veteran Creative's Shop Silver & Partners to Close Eric Silver, former owner and chief creative officer of New York-based Silver & Partners, has joined McCann as regional chief creative officer of North America. Mr. Silver confirmed his agency will close along with his departure, and he is in the process of transitioning clients and staff.

Behind the Work: Air Home in Droga5's Latest for Air Wick

adage.com — Emotional Anthem Takes Unexpected POV When you think of air freshener, perhaps the first thing that comes to mind is that cloying smell spreading from the bathroom plug-in at Auntie Betty's, or maybe it's an image of that desiccated wax cone that sat above the potty in Grandma's powder room.

Super Bowl Advertisers Go Long

adage.com — Thirty seconds is no longer enough on Super Bowl Sunday. Many advertisers would like a minute of your time, at least. Last year's broadcast included 22 ads that ran for 60 seconds or longer, according to Kantar Media. These long-playing commercials accounted for 40% of all paid spots during the game, the most since at least 1984.
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Feb 26, 2015

This broken-hearted doggie is out to teach some no-good creative a lesson trib.al/lJtldoa pic.twitter.com/VcLczLOw3s

Feb 10, 2015

Makings of a great ad @NYDailyNews: Pilot and wife use iPad to crash-land plane after electrical failure nydn.us/16NjEq5

Feb 03, 2015

Excited! RT @kunur: Wow. 50 yrs later “@kwameopam: Harper Lee will release first book since To Kill a Mockingbird theverge.com/e/7734168

Feb 01, 2015

Katy Perry looks like she's doing product placement for Hot Dog on a Stick.

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