Author Archives: Peter

My Advertising Agency Blog Post Archive

600+ Advertising Agency Blog Posts… I’ve been thinking about publishing my ‘best’, most ‘informative’ advertising agency new business blog posts in a book. Frankly, the task seems daunting as I have been writing since 2012. I’m working through this opportunity/issue. In the meantime, I’ve found Simple Yearly Archive, a great WP plugin that lists all of […]

What’s After Advertising?

After Advertising I am often asked by advertising agency people… what do people do after they leave advertising (or at least, a stay-put advertising job)? Well, to be more specific, what have I done after advertising as in, since I sold my Portland agency six years ago? I live in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico […]

My Best Business Travel Resources

Must Have Business Travel Resources Traveling for ad agency business can suck these days (um, duh). Beyond the obvious: getting to the airport at rush hour; waiting in the TSA line; getting through TSA; gate hassling (“boarding group 9”); carry on stuffing and anxiety; being scrunched in a no-legroom seat; your late booked middle seat; […]

Ted Leonsis, The Capitals and My Advertising Career

Ted’s Digital Advertising Advice I don’t usually talk about career development on this website. But, last night’s Washington Capital’s hockey game and their owner Ted Leonsis made me think of my own advertising career. More on this later. Watching Ted Leonsis’s Washington Capitals win the Stanly Cup was exhilarating for two reasons (for my international […]

La Gente Pronto

La Gente – La Belleza de Mexico   I’ve been working on La Gente – a 210 portrait photo series in San Miguel de Allende for 18 months. More to come soon.