You can see the rest of the pictures for the AD2 Reunion at Flickr . Or you may need to get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer // Our second Ad2uesday of the year was a success as we all gathered in the loft of 202 Market to celebrate the past and future of Ad2 Roanoke. Attendees included several past presidents of Ad2, branded with prom queen style ribbons, as well as other past members who continue to support Ad2 in all that we do. Everyone was a good sport as raffle tickets were forced down their throats for amazing prizes like an … Continue reading
CreateAthon is “a 24-hour, work-around the clock creative blitz during which local advertising agencies generate advertising services for local nonprofits that have little or no marketing budget.” 2009 is the 1st year (of which I hope they’ll be many) in which Roanoke agencies and design firms from the SouthWest Virginia area collected their gear and made haste to the call. Now, while the Roanoke CreateAthon was adopted and organized by our sister organization, AdFed , several AD2 members were asked to participate. And, brother, they did not disappoint. Here are a few of our stories. Hear more from Aimee Drysdale, Erica Gliener, … Continue reading
Prepare your mind for maximum rocking, lest it be BLOWN AWAY: I don’t want to tell you how to do your job. But, could you make the logo bigger? Bigger, bigger, make it big. Make the logo bigger. Make the Logo Bigger by Burn Back [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [ Link thanks Courtney G.!] Also, Make My Logo Bigger Cream !
The time is here for the Ad2 Reunion! We have all our embarassing surprises crafted and ready to be displayed, the Totally Tubular Tinis, Banaramas, and Aqua Net Blue Motorcycles are ready to be shaken, and we’re all ready to party tonight at 202 Market at 6:00. Hope to see everyone there!
It’s official, I spoke with Steve FM and they will be taking requests and playing whever WE want at the Ad2 Reunion! Steve FM hosts parties every Tuesday night at 202 playing music and videos from the 80s and 90s, and it’s always a great time. This coming Tuesday will be even better with the addition of Ad2 Roanoke past and current members all jamming out and reminscing over their favorite videos and favorite experiences from Ad2. Can’t wait to see everyone this coming Tuesday!
After landing in Phoenix last night, my traveling companion and I stopped in Scottsdale for some late night mexican food. A necessity after spending half the day on a plane. On the way to Glendale, around to my hotel, we drove through what I now know understand to be “New Scottsdale”, the “ritzy” part of town; lots of new finished construction and that sort of thing. Two and three story buildings full of Neiman Marcuses and Crate & Barelses and trendy places to eat with obscure spanish sounding names, full of slick modern architecture built out of cheap looking materials … Continue reading