Diversity Mixer V: The LGBTQ Business Imperative

Being inclusive of diverse people, their experiences, ideas and thoughts is not just the right thing to do, it can also yield tremendously powerful results benefiting both the business and the community at large. The Advertising Club of New York and Microsoft invite you to attend a panel discussion exploring the many inroads being made … More Diversity Mixer V: The LGBTQ Business Imperative

TRUMP AFFIRMS CONGRESS’S REPEAL OF THE FCC’S BROADBAND PRIVACY RULES

Congress has voted to overturn the customer privacy rules adopted last year by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for wireless and home broadband internet service providers (ISPs) and other telecommunications carriers, thereby opening the door to more expansive and aggressive uses of customer data. BACKGROUND Last October 27, the FCC adopted rules establishing a framework … More TRUMP AFFIRMS CONGRESS’S REPEAL OF THE FCC’S BROADBAND PRIVACY RULES

Fallon CCO Jeff Kling comments on the recent ANDY Awards judging

  Sketches of Bangkok: Impressions, Observations of an irrepressible flanuer….. Bangkok is a case study viewing room where there’s never enough coffee. Please don’t misunderstand me. I’m not saying our Thai and ANDY hosts weren’t perfectly hospitable. Of course they were. Legendarily so. I’m just saying there’s no such thing as enough coffee. Generally. And … More Fallon CCO Jeff Kling comments on the recent ANDY Awards judging

What advertisers want from startups and data

With traditional funding sources such as venture capital and hedge funds reportedly on the wane, startups have never been more likely to be the acquisition target of brands operating in more traditional industry verticals, as they seek to transition with the times, and consumers’ lifestyles. The thoughts were shared at The Advertising Club of New … More What advertisers want from startups and data

New Federal Law Protects Consumer Reviews of Products and Services

By Allison Fitzpatrick and Rohini C. Gokhale Congress recently passed the Consumer Review Fairness Act of 2016 (the CRFA) to protect the ability of consumers to review a company’s products, services and conduct.  The CRFA makes it illegal for companies to contractually bar consumers from reviewing the company or to penalize consumers for posting negative … More New Federal Law Protects Consumer Reviews of Products and Services

Ad Tech Isn’t Dead; Long Live Ad Tech

Whatever you call it; Ad Tech, MarTech or Brand Tech, the business is calling for new solutions over transparency, and accountability. Originally posted on ExchangeWire, ADTHINK presenter Gareth Davies, Founder & CEO of Adbrain shares his predictions. Register to see Adbrain offerings live on March 28th at the first ADTHINK session of the year. Register here and see past … More Ad Tech Isn’t Dead; Long Live Ad Tech

First Predictor of Award Show Season Shows Equal Split Between U.S. and International Finalists

March 16, 2017 – The International ANDY Awards, which are hosted by The Advertising Club of New York, today released the list of 2017 finalists.  As the first major international advertising award show of the season, The ANDYs are often a predictor of award season favorites. This year’s finalists show an equal split of nominees coming from … More First Predictor of Award Show Season Shows Equal Split Between U.S. and International Finalists