Proving that the ad biz continues spiraling down the shit slimed tubes of oblivion... McGarryBowen just picked up the Pizza Hut account from The Martin Agency. This means that instead of sitting through boring TV spots showing grinning churls smashing bad pizza down their pie holes, intercut with close ups of fluorescent slices of sizzling Pizza… We can now look forward to boring TV spots with close ups of fluorescent slices of sizzling Pizza, intercut with grinning churls smashing bad pizza down their pie holes. The French have an expression for it, here in the US it’s called “Same old – Same old.” Meantime Droga 5 just lost the Puma account after doing great work and increasing sales… Oh yeah… At the end of 2012, longtime Puma chief marketing officer Antonio Bertone left the company. Bertone was the executive responsible for first hiring Droga5, and a vocal advocate of the agency. The new CMO will no doubt appoint his/her last agency… ‘Cos that’s what happens, proving that the same old shit keeps happening in the same old ways.
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