Posted on January 28, 2010 by Kiirsten May
Recently, student Kiirsten May spent a few weeks at MCG on a work placement to get an idea of the day-to-day workings of ad agency. Turns turns out she learned more than she bargained for!
Posted on December 10, 2009 by Sara Unruh
I checked out the 2009 Cannes Lions Premiere at the Winnipeg Art Gallery last night. For those who don’t know, ‘the Cannes’ are the year’s best television commercials. I’ve gone a few times in the past and always enjoy myself.
Posted on December 7, 2009 by Audra Lesosky
Recently, the Advertising Major class from Red River College’s Creative Communications program spent an afternoon at MCG.
Posted on September 29, 2009 by Tamara Bodi
We thought you might like to get to know us better by profiling our staff. We’ll start off by introducing associate creative director and senior art director Brent Morrisseau, who is also president of MCG’s sister agency, Brave Strategy — Manitoba’s first Aboriginal majority-owned advertising, design and marketing agency.
Posted on July 8, 2009 by Erik Athavale
In 1994, my father traded in our family’s ’84 Dodge Caravan for a used ’92 Saturn SL2. The car was teal. I bought a suit at Randy River that matched the car colour, and sported both to my high school graduation. But that’s neither here nor there.
Posted on by Dan Vadeboncoeur
“We’re going to ease you in slowly.” That was a phrase I heard numerous times in my first week as an account coordinator here at McKim Cringan George. “Slowly, shmoe-ly,” I said. “Give me some real work!”
Posted on May 29, 2009 by Audra Lesosky
We were describing to a new client how branding is the story they tell to their customers. Ultimately, how the customer feels about the brand. Our client asks: So how do you do it?
Posted on May 4, 2009 by Peter George
Every now and then you hear a debate about how advertising influences people to buy things they don’t need or want. There is no question that advertising is designed to encourage people to try products.
Posted on March 13, 2009 by Audra Lesosky
In an airplane’s close quarters one can’t help noticing what your seatmate is reading. Especially if it has your company logo on it. Especially if you recognize the work as your own.
Posted on December 19, 2008 by Ron Sawchuk
By Ron Sawchuk, VP Creative Obviously we all have to pay our bills, but now and again we take on a project for some other reason relating to personal fulfillment. I’m guessing that the reasons for doing so will vary from person to person. But these are mine, and they reaffirm why I continue to […]