Wil Anderson says big businesses are 'ruining' podcasts 8 hours ago

Wil Anderson says big businesses are 'ruining' podcasts

"Podcasting was a brilliant space where you could be genuinely creative. Now the major businesses are coming in and ruining everything and podcasts are being taken from a cool, niche community to being this big, commercial thing,” Wil Anderson says.

Getting out of town and rethinking regional media and marketing 10 hours ago

Getting out of town and rethinking regional media and marketing

More than a third of Australia’s population live in regional areas, but regional marketing doesn’t get a third of the attention or budget. It’s plagued by outdated perceptions and brands are missing huge opportunities.

Movers and Shakers: Carat, Clemenger, DDB, APN Outdoor 10 hours ago

Movers and Shakers: Carat, Clemenger, DDB, APN Outdoor

From Dion Appel's resignation from DDB to ex-Ten boss James Warburton getting back in the media game, it's been a big week in adland.

OMD and PHD dominate the MFA awards: See all the 2017 winners 20 hours ago

OMD and PHD dominate the MFA awards: See all the 2017 winners

Omnicom Media Group pair OMD and PHD Media picked up the most award wins in this year's MFA Awards, while WPP bespoke agency GTB Australia wins MFA Grand Prix for Ford Ranger work.

Industry Profile: Hypetap CEO Detch Singh yesterday

Industry Profile: Hypetap CEO Detch Singh

"There is a lot out of data out there which ticks the box but doesn’t actually show real value" - this week we hear from Detch Singh, who founded influencer marketing business Hypetap.

72andSunny Amsterdam: The least parochial place in advertising yesterday

72andSunny Amsterdam: The least parochial place in advertising

On a recent trip through Europe, AdNews journalist Lindsay Bennett called into some of the continent’s most vibrant ad agencies in London, Berlin and Amsterdam to see how their culture influences their work.

Sheba Nandkeolyar to reveal secrets of multicultural marketing via ground-breaking Telstra work yesterday

Sheba Nandkeolyar to reveal secrets of multicultural marketing via ground-breaking Telstra work

Nandkeolyar will share best practices and learnings from her agency’s work building brand equity among multicultural audiences for Telstra over the past five years at AdNews Live: Reframing Australia.

M&C Saatchi cancels marriage equality benefit gig yesterday

M&C Saatchi cancels marriage equality benefit gig

M&C Saatchi has been forced to cancel its marriage equality benefit due to poor ticket sales and issues with corporate sponsorship.

Spark Foundry hires Fagerlund as national strategy lead yesterday

Spark Foundry hires Fagerlund as national strategy lead

The Publicis Media agency has appointed a former Leo Burnette Sydney strategy director to lead national strategy.

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