• 🚨 Job Alert: catchfire is on a Hiring Spree! 🚨

    by / June 28, 2022 /

    catchfire is looking for a flexible, multi-faceted Copywriter to join its creative team who can tackle all types of projects for multiple channels, including advertising, social campaigns, emails, websites, direct mail, promotions, videos and more.

    Next up? They're in need for someone with a core skill set of motion graphics design and video editing. Final applications include ads, explainer, brand videos and other web-based content. Ideally, the Motion Design[Read More]

  • Yamamoto Restructures Creative Department

    by / June 28, 2022 /

    Yamamoto, a leading brand and creative agency based in Minneapolis, has restructured its creative department, and elevated several key creative personnel. The moves were made to recognize the agency’s incredible talent as part of Yamamoto’s ongoing mission of moving mountains for clients.

    Shawn Pals, formerly the agency’s Group Creative Director, has been elevated to the position of Executive Creative Director. Vince Koci and Carrie Whalen, formerly Associate Creative Directors,[Read More]

  • 🚨 Job Alert: Solve Seeks Digital Media Supervisor 🚨

    by / June 25, 2022 /

    You’re a dynamic, creative spirit who sees the world with digital-first perspective. Both sides of your brain fire on all cylinders all the time, and you know that the bigger picture is comprised of a tapestry of detail. And you love that. You crave a silo-less environment filled with other interesting people that are as committed to problem solving as you are. Solve is looking for a full-time Digital Media Supervisor (Senior Connection Strategist) who’s got an excellent track record of d[Read More]

  • Rise and Shine Hits Father’s Day Feels for PING

    by / June 16, 2022 /

    Just a kid, a bike, and the golf bag on their back. That simple, real-life moment inspired Rise and Shine and Partners’ latest work for PING. In the new spot called “For a Lifetime,” a young golfer’s pure love of the game, and the glory that is spring in Minnesota, is on full display in an early morning ride to the course, where an unsuspecting partner awaits.

    This story, and the gorgeous pictures, were made by production company Howdy Gang, with Donna Drewick and Maddie Hendr[Read More]

  • Mitch Van Kampen Named President and Chief Strategy Officer of Curious Plot

    by / June 16, 2022 /

    Mitch Van Kampen, a 10-year veteran of Curious Plot and the agency’s chief strategy officer, has been named president and CSO. In his new role, Van Kampen will focus on growth initiatives and long-term strategic direction for the organization, while continuing to provide strategic counsel to clients. He reports to Laurie Fleck, who continues as the agency’s chief executive officer and is responsible for the overall direction and performance of the agency.

    With more than 100 employ[Read More]

  • Haberman Named Agency of Record for Cameron’s Coffee

    by / June 15, 2022 /

    Pioneering coffee company hires entrepreneurial marketing agency to drive company growth

    Cameron’s Coffee, one of the fastest-growing coffee brands in the U.S., has chosen Haberman as its brand agency of record.

    With a growing national footprint in specialty grocery and retail, Cameron’s Coffee is a top 20 coffee brand with strong Midwestern roots. Haberman – with its own Midwest heritage and ex[Read More]

  • Minnesota/Wisconsin-Made Wild Food Series Wins 2022 James Beard Award

    by / June 15, 2022 /

    A foraging and wild cooking show created by James Beard Award-winning filmmaker Jesse Roesler and Forager Chef Alan Bergo (originally titled “The Wild Harvest,” now called “Field Forest Feast”) has won a 2022 James Beard Award.

    The show, which was created with a team of just three people - Jesse, Alan and editor Sam Kaiser, beat out some big-budget food television in the Instructional Visual Media Category: Christopher Kimball’s “Milk Street Kitchen” on American Public T[Read More]