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Aging in Adland-Here’s What Ad Age Missed.

Jan 30, 2012

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I started to hear the complaints from creative people over 45 (!) about ten years ago. “Why don’t they value experience?”, and “I’ll put my portfolio up against any 20-year-old’s.” And, not surprising, their…

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How To Get A Job In The Ad Business – The Charlie Moss Hiring Test

Jun 6, 2011

Charlie Moss


I consider myself a darn good sport in introducing Charlie Moss (the legendary creative head of Wells Rich Greene responsible for, among other things, the brilliant I Love New York campaign) to a copywriter named Greg Voornas.…

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You Mean There’s A Name For It?

May 18, 2011

I was Penn State University when I first saw an ad that was great, really great, and immediately I vowed to get into the advertising business. I wanted to be with those people, the ones that did ads like this.…

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