Monthly Archives: November 2011

COMPETITION:ONE SHOW STUDENT: (READ ME CAREFULLY) DEADLINE: 2/17

ONE SHOW

One of the most acclaimed advertising, interactive, and design competitions that dates back to 2005

SCHOOLS DEADLINE:  February 17th

One Show Deadline: March 2nd

 

Only those entries that are approved by the department will be paid for.

ONLY 25 ENTRIES WILL BE SELECTED FOR PAYMENT: SUBMIT EARLY

 

To submit to department:

Send email to  adv.entries@gmail.com with the following information

 

  1. SUBJECT LINE should read ONLY:   ONE SHOW ENTRY
  2. In the body of the email write your name, your student ID and emphasis (Ex. Dana Hollis 00000000  Art Director)
  3. Attach low res images of the entries you would like approved.
  4. List the campaign title and category you will enter it in

 

Once you receive a confirmation stating we will pay for your entry along with the code to be used at the one show submission site, you can proceed to prepare your entry per the one show specifications and online system.

Make sure you submit your physical entries (if applicable), completed to the specification to the One Club. Any physical pieces that need to be shipped to NYC  (at the school’s cost, not yours) must be completed and delivered to the school of advertising by February 27th at 5pm.

One Show Student Brief Link

http://www.theyoungones.org/

Peta: Horse Racing Brief (specifications): http://www.theyoungones.org/images/2012/PETA_Horses-2012_OneShow_CollegeCompBrief.pdf

Peta: Fish Brief(specifications): http://www.theyoungones.org/images/2012/PETA_Fish-2012_OneShow_CollegeCompBrief.pdf

Stride Gum: Brief(specifications): http://www.theyoungones.org/images/2012/Stride-2012_OneShow_CollegeCompBrief.pdf

 

 

COMPETITION: Art Director’s Club 2011 (READ ME CAREFULLY) DEADLINE 1/13

ART DIRECTORS CLUB (ADC)

Judged by an international panel of the world’s most respected creative professionals, the ADC Annual Awards competition honors the best work from around the world in interactive media, broadcast and print advertising, graphic design, publication design, packaging, photography and illustration.

This years Jury Chair: JOHN BOILER president, 72andSunny, Los Angeles, CA

 

SCHOOLS DEADLINE:  January 13th

ADC Deadline: January 27th

 

ONLY 25 ENTRIES WILL BE SELECTED: SUBMIT EARLY

Only those entries that are approved by the department will be paid for.

 

To submit to department:

Send email to  adv.entries@gmail.com with the following information

  •  SUBJECT LINE should read ONLY:   Art Directors Club ENTRY
  • In the body of the email write your name, your student ID and emphasis (Ex. Dana Hollis 00000000  Art Director)
  • Attach low res images of the entries you would like approved.
  • List the campaign title and category you will enter it in

HINT: ADC DOES NOT ACCEPT CAMPAIGNS WITH MORE THAN 5 PIECES.

Once you receive a confirmation stating we will pay for your entry, along with instructions on how to submit through the online system, proceed to prepare your entry per the ADC Specifications and online system.

Make sure you submit your physical entries (if applicable), completed to the specification to the ADC.  Any physical pieces that need to be shipped to NYC (at the school’s cost, not yours) must be completed and delivered to the school of advertising by January 23rd  at  5pm.

 

ADC Student Entry Overview (not student brief competition)

http://www.adcawards.org/student/

 

ADC Student Brief Competition COMING SOON

http://www.adcawards.org/student/brief/

 

Preparation of your entries

http://www.adcawards.org/preparation/annual/




COMPETITION: Clio Awards 2011 (READ ME CAREFULLY) DEADLINE 1/6

CLIO AWARDS

The CLIO Awards is the world’s most recognized global awards competition for advertising, design, interactive and public relations. For over five decades, the CLIO Awards has maintained its original commitment to celebrate and reward creative excellence, honoring a powerful form of communication and its impact on modern culture. At the same time, the CLIO Awards remains focused on evolving with the industry in order to acknowledge the most current, breakthrough work. CLIO’s iconic statue is the most widely recognized and coveted symbol of the industry’s creative accomplishments.

SCHOOLS DEADLINE:  JANUARY 6th

CLIO Deadline: JANUARY 20th

 

ONLY SEVEN (7) ENTRIES WILL BE SELECTED: SUBMIT EARLY

Only those entries that are approved by the department will be paid for.

 

To submit to department:

Send email to  adv.entries@gmail.com with the following information

1. SUBJECT LINE should read ONLY: CLIO ENTRY

2. In the body of the email write your name, your student ID and emphasis

Ex. Dana Hollis 00000000  Art Director

3. Attach low res images of the entries you would like approved.

4. List the campaign title and category you will enter it in

HINT: NO CAMPAIGNS ARE ALLOWED. ONLY SINGLE PIECES WITHIN THE STUDENT CATAGORIES. Happy to discuss this offline with you if you have any questions.

 

Once you receive a confirmation stating we will pay for your entry, along with instructions on how to submit through the online system, proceed to prepare your entry per the CLIO specifications and online system.

 

Make sure you submit your physical entries (if applicable), completed to the specification of the CLIO Awards.  Any physical pieces that need to be shipped to NYC (at the school’s cost, not yours) must be completed and delivered to the school of advertising

by JANUARY 13th at 5pm.

 

 

Categories of Entries

STUDENTS
Students may enter the CLIO Awards in the following Mediums: SINGLE:

Design
Film
Innovative Media
Interactive
Out of Home
Print

 

Entry Guidelines

http://www.clioawards.com/entries/entry_requirements.cfm

 

PDF

http://www.clioawards.com/downloads/HowToEnterGuidelines2012.pdf

COMPETITION: ANDY Awards 2011 (READ ME CAREFULLY) DEADLINE: 12/26

ANDY AWARDS

The International ANDY Awards, known as the world’s toughest award show, was established in 1964. It stands as one of the most sought-after awards for creative excellence in advertising.

This years jury:   Stephan Beringer Digitas International/ Juliana Constantino AgenciaClick/ Colleen DeCourcy Socialistic / Pete Favat Arnold Worldwide  /Rei Inamoto AKQA/ Prasoon Joshi McCann Worldgroup India /Jon Kamen @radical.media / Masashi Kawamura Creative Lab ‘PARTY’ / Andrew Keller CP+B / José Molla La Comunidad / Ty Montague Co Collective /Do Cao Nguyen Clipper Indochine/ David Nobay Droga5 / Benjamin Palmer The Barbarian Group /Patricia Päetzold kempertrautmann/Vivian Rosenthal Goldrun /Stefan Sagmeister Sagmeister Inc./ Bob Scarpelli DDB Worldwide / Jimmy SmithCalvin SohIain Tait Wieden+Kennedy/ Mark Tutssel Leo Burnett Worldwide/ Mark Waites Mother/ Simon Waterfall fray

 

SCHOOLS DEADLINE:  DECEMBER 26th

ANDY Deadline: JANUARY 11th

 

ONLY 25 ENTRIES WILL BE SELECTED: SUBMIT EARLY

Only those entries that are approved by the department will be paid for.

 

To submit to department:

Send email to  adv.entries@gmail.com with the following information

1. SUBJECT LINE should read ONLY: ANDY ENTRY

2. In the body of the email write your name, your student ID and emphasis

Ex. Dana Hollis 00000000  Art Director

3. Attach low res images of the entries you would like approved.

4. List the campaign title and category you will enter it in

HINT: You will have to print out the work later for submission.  

 

Once you receive a confirmation stating we will pay for your entry, along with instructions on how to submit through the online system, proceed to prepare your entry per the ANDY specifications and online system.

Make sure you submit your physical entries (if applicable), completed to the specification of the ANDY Awards.  Any physical pieces that need to be shipped to NYC (at the school’s cost, not yours) must be completed and delivered to the school of advertising

by JANUARY 5th at 5pm.

 

Categories of Entries & Preparation

http://www.andyawards.com/files/2012-Student-CFE.pdf link is broken in meantime here’s the pdf.

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/16873459/2012%20Student%20CFE.pdf

 

 

http://www.andyawards.com/how-to-enter/student

COMPETITION: Student ADDYs 2011 (READ ME CAREFULLY) DEADLINE 1/6

Last year one, AAU ADV MFA Student, Pitha Udomkanjananan, won BEST IN SHOW for the NATIONAL ADDY Competition.

 

Let’s do it again!

SCHOOLS DEADLINE: JANUARY 6th

AAF Deadline: January 20th

Only those entries that are approved by the department will be paid for.
MAXIMUM of 3 Campaigns PER STUDENT.

To submit to department:
Send email to adv.entries@gmail.com with the following information

  1. SUBJECT LINE should read ONLY: ADDY ENTRY
  2. In the body of the email write your name, your student ID and emphasis (Ex. Dana Hollis 00000000 Art Director)
  3. Attach low res images of the entries you would like approved.
  4. List the campaign title and category you will enter it in

Once you receive a confirmation stating we will pay for your entry, proceed to completing the ADDY entry procedures and preparation of your entries.

Make sure you submit your physical entries, completed to the specficiation to the ADDY Specified location by 1/20. (Details TBD)

ADDY LINKS
Rules & Guidelines
http://www.aaf.org/studentaddys/dl/ADDY_Student_Rules_Cats_2011-12.pdf

Student Categories
http://www.aaf.org/studentaddys/dl/ADDY_Student_Categories_2011-12.pdf

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/StudentADDYs

AD2SF
http://ad2sf.wordpress.com/studentaddys./
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/AD2SF

 

EVENT: Draft FCB-Industry On Campus- Presentation (TOMORROW)

Wednesday (TOMORROW)
November 30th
7pm: Room 505: 60 Federal
Creative Recruiters, Breda McGing & Hattie McDonnell, will be here to talk about life at DraftFCB Chicago, discuss internships and answer your questions.

HOT JOB: INTERNSHIP: Doremus

Job Information:

Posted Date: 11/2/2011

Job Type:

Major:       Any Advertising

Title:       Design/ Production Intern

Key Skills:

 

 

Job Description:

Doremus is seeking a recent design graduate for a Design/Production Internship.

<P>Job will include designing/adapting campaign tactics to comply with brand guidelines as well as designing/comping materials for creative presentations, new business and internal projects.

<P>Preparation of final production files for both print and web require a fine attention to detail and ability to work calmly under deadline pressure.

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Job Qualifications:

Candidate should have solid design and technical skills and be able to take instructions from Designers and Art Directors. Proficiency in standard print and web applications is a must. (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, basic HTML5/CSS and Flash).Expertise in PowerPoint would be a bonus. Strong, consistent performance may lead to full-time position

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Pay Range:

How To Apply:

Email Resume

 

 

Location of Job:

Length of Position:

Contact Information:

Company Name:    Doremus

Address:         555 Market St

San Francisco, CA 94105

Contact Name:    elise james

Contact Phone:   2123663115

Fax Number:

Email Address:

Website:

Company Profile:

Doremus is a global agency that helps businesses think,communicate, lead.

 

Doremus is a thinkery-and Omnicom’s sole business communications specialist. Our approach is to think about what will make your business more valuable; to develop that insight into a uniquely ownable position; and to work with you in creating communications that reach all of your audiences with impact and style, communications that positively affect business outcomes.

Capabilities include essentially anything that results in a communications platform: branding, brand architecture and brand guidelines work; digital strategy and execution; print, television and direct advertising; internal company communications; events and conferences; and more.

HOT JOB: Mevio.com

Job Information:

Posted Date: 11/1/2011

Job Type:

Major:       Any Advertising

Title:       Freelance Content Writer

Key Skills:

Creativity, writing

 

Job Description:

Mevio.com is looking to develop a large portfolio of sales collateral. Under the direction of the Marketing Director we need an articulate writer with experience developing content for sales prospecting emails, sales collateral and business development emails. Would like to see a solid portfolio of business content examples. There are three projects to begin with including 2 emails and a one page leave behind.  There will be need for ongoing content development.

 

Job Qualifications:

Excellent writing skills and portfolio

 

Pay Range:   Depends on Experience

How To Apply:

Email Resume

 

 

Location of Job:       San Francisco – remote

Length of Position:       on-going

Contact Information:

Company Name:    Mevio, Inc.

Address:         577 2nd St., Ste 203

San Francisco, CA 94107

Contact Name:    Bryant Benson

Contact Phone:   415-247-6884

Fax Number:      415.247-8695

Email Address:

Website:         www.mevio.com

Company Profile:

While other video companies have been struggling to find a model or an audience, MEVIO has been quietly building the largest online independent video entertainment network.  It has done it by creating a high quality, brand safe video entertainment network targeted toward what the company’s founder calls “the casual video viewer.” The effort seems  to be working as the Mevio is profitable and is now serving it’s snack sized video channels to a growing audience of over 6 Million US unique visitors.

 

We’re guided by an A-list of venture capital and thought leadership, including the investors that brought you Google and a management team that brought top shows, hits and releases to consumers. MEVIO is backed by leading venture capital firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sequoia Capital, Sherpalo Ventures, DAG Ventures and Crosslink Capital.

HOT JOB: Palmer Advertising

Job Information:
Posted Date: 10/31/2011
Job Type:
Major: Any Web Design & New Media
Title: Print & Web Design/Programming
Key Skills:
See job description

Job Description:
Palmer, LLC – a San Francisco boutique advertising agency is looking for an experienced Interactive candidate that will perform various duties IN HOUSE at the agency. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a close-knit, fast paced environment where we produce results for our multi-faceted clients while still having fun as we work hard. This interactive position includes but is not limited to the following duties.

. Must know CS5.5 Suite

– Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash

. Print Production

. eBlasts

– Building HTML eBlast with provided Photoshop layout without use of template.

– Setting up unsubscribe system that is managed both manually (on the alternate

version) and automatically with the system

– General list management, clean up, segmentation, backup locally, and so on.

– Vendor for eblasts is Listrak – will need to learn this system

. Flash

– Building Banner ads and other projects with ActionScript where average knowledge required

– How to post proof page with form submission

. Build-Out of websites

– Must know HTML, CSS

– Must know how to build a custom theme in WordPress,

– Working knowledge of WordPress for content update

– Cross Browser compatibility

– Website updates for various clients – these happen fast

–  Search Engine Optimization best practices

– Social Media setup and implementation

– Offer ideas as part of social media team

– Work with creative department to provide limitations on website, elements and solutions to get done what is needed

– Contact vendors to get specs on projects and get production department to use them, will involve reviewing their projects for accuracy

Please send letter of introduction and resume to dmpalmer@palmer-advertising.com

Pay Range: Depends on Experience

How To Apply:
Call-In, Email Resume

Location of Job: Union Square Theater District
Length of Position: Full Time
Contact Information:
Company Name: Palmer Advertising
Address: 466 Geary Street
Suite 301
San Francisco, CA 94102
Contact Name: Drew Palmer
Contact Phone: 415-771-2327
Fax Number: 415-771-1832
Email Address:
Website: palmer-advertising.com
Company Profile:
Advertising Agency

 

2012 One Show College Competition Announced

The One Club has released the 2012 College Competition briefs. Yes, that’s briefs plural. You have a choice of three. Two for Peta and one for Stride gum. Interestingly they’re also accepting questions that will be answered by the folks at Stride. Download the briefs today and get any questions posted by November 9.