WAH? Putting sugar in the salt shakers, sort of

I screwed up big time. The Chief Creative guy yelled at me. I might’ve lost the agency the pitch. I still cringe at this story, but as any young’un starting out in advertising knows, mistakes happen. We were pitching to an environmentally conscious not for profit – one of the big ones. As one of…

WAH? I quit after getting the big award

My resignation in hand, I knew it was going to be a difficult afternoon. The CEO stepped up to the group of 200+ ad agency employees to announce her annual CEO Award. When she began to list off my accomplishments that year (working on the 150th celebration, managing comms for brands etc.) I knew it…

WAH? A turtle pool for the Global CEO

In a comms role, you are asked to do a lot. During the fantastic mania that was the ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’, the Global CEO where I worked was visiting our office from NYC. At the time, one of his cronies had challenged him to the IBC. I was asked to go and pick up a…