Tag Archives: George Parker

Have the feuding TV networks killed off Mad Men?

I used to think that the biggest threat to the fantastic ‘Mad Men’ TV series about Madison Avenue types in the all-conquering, drinking and bonking 1960’s was the onset of hippiedom (or the bourgeois version thereof). Can you imagine Sterling ...

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The troof about social media is emerging at last

If only the maximum character count were 200, 90 million Germans could finish a sentence on Twitter… already, 150 children have been given a name starting with @…. 27 per cent of Facebook server capacity is taken up storing ‘LOL’… ...

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Has Mother New York sold its soul for money in new Burger King celebs campaign?

My friend George Parker of Adscam thinks it has, “Mother needs a good spanking!” avers George in response to Mother New York’s new celebrity-laden campaign for Burger King which features, inter alia, David Beckham (wearing trousers, phew!) and, in the ...

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Energy BBDO poaches Grey Paris top creative duo

Chicago-based Energy BBDO has poached Grey Paris creative directors Luissandro Del Gobbo and Giovanni Settesoldi (pictured) as senior VPs and creative directors. The pair spent four years at Grey Paris following time at JWT Paris and BBDO Milan. They have ...

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