• Joseph McMahon Joins the Directing Team at Plural

    by / August 10, 2020 /

    Plural is excited to announce Joseph McMahon as the newest member of the directing team. McMahon worked for years as an editor in the Twin Cities before moving into directing. This background has given him a unique eye when directing documentaries, his favorite type of project.

    McMahon goes into each shoot focused on pulling out the rawest emotions and highlighting the maximum beauty in each frame. He’s known for making clients feel at ease from pre-production through delivery. He p[Read More]

  • Job Alert: Linnihan Foy Seeks Media Buyer

    by / August 10, 2020 /

    Linnihan Foy is on a hiring spree. This time? They're on the hunt for a media buyer. Here's the deets:

    Linnihan Foy Advertising is seeking a planner/buyer to support our media department within the agency.

    We would enjoy meeting those with the following qualifications:

    • Minimum of 3 years media experience in an agency setting
    • Experience in buying all media: radio & TV, OOH, print
    • Familiarity with buying and planning software (Strata softwar[Read More]

  • Preston Kelly’s Good Wins culture earns “Best Places to Work” Award

    by / August 10, 2020 /

    Preston Kelly is one of Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s “2020 Best Places to Work,” making the advertising agency a three-time winner. The 22nd annual award recognizes 65 outstanding workplaces of various sizes across the Twin Cities business community, with Preston Kelly ranking #9 in the “small” company category.

    “We have been evolving as an agency based [Read More]

  • Open Book Communications Helps Launch New Name, Brand, and Vision for Boulder Church

    by / August 6, 2020 /

    Open Book Communications recently partnered with First Presbyterian Church in Boulder, Colorado as they prepared to launch a new name, new brand, and redefined vision for a future of loving their city. The communications agency came alongside the 150-year-old church—now known as Grace Commons Church—during this pivotal moment in their history to help them strategically reintroduce themselves to Boulder. The church needed to establish a unified internal focus, a clear external invitation, [Read More]

  • AdFed 32 Under 32 Winner Spotlight: Lee Cerier

    by / August 3, 2020 /

    Because of the COVID-19 crisis, this year’s recipients of AdFed’s 32 Under 32 Award weren’t able to live it up, in person, in all their glory among all the other impossibly awesome award-winners. That said, we’re certainly not about to not make a big deal of this. Deal? Deal. Without further ado, meet Lee Cerier.

    Lee is a strategist passionate about people, brands, and how the two can connect in ways meaningful to both. He's happiest getting to the heart of how people tick, ma[Read More]

  • Agency Squid Celebrates the 5-Year Mark by Wrapping Their Tentacles Around a Rebrand

    by / August 3, 2020 /

    As Agency Squid sees it, quarantine was the perfect (and forced) excuse to pause and take time for self-reflection. After getting over the 5-year hump, Agency Squid was ready for a fresh new take on the who they are by designing for the sake of designing.

     Founded by a father-son duo, they too are somewhat surprised they’ve lasted 5 years in business together. As an agency few have heard of, brands like White Claw Hard Seltzer, FitV[Read More]

  • Scott Streble Releases Porch Portraits

    by / August 3, 2020 /

    The front porch portrait series began as a way to record history and connect people during this challenging time, providing everyone a sense of belonging to a bigger picture. Scott Streble's photos have a feeling of connectedness. You feel as though we're both separate and together, simultaneously. The process provides an opportunity to those photographed to exhibit their optimism, providing an encouraging insight into the human spirit, which at its core, is positive and hopeful.

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  • AdFed 32 Under 32 Winner Spotlight: Taylor Friehl

    by / August 3, 2020 /

    Because of the COVID-19 crisis, this year's recipients of AdFed's 32 Under 32 Award weren't able to live it up, in person, in all their glory among all the other impossibly awesome award-winners. That said, we're certainly not about to not make a big deal of this. Deal? Deal. Without further ado, meet Taylor Friehl.

    A rebel with a cause, Taylor Friehl is a designer and resident cool shit maker at Mortarr. She’s created the soul of a brand in Mortarr that people in the commercial des[Read More]