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Smokey Bear ready to celebrate his 70th birthday
Since 1944, the Ad Council, ad agency FCB West, and the U.S. Forest Service have been helping Smokey communicate his well-known message, “Only You Can Prevent Wildfires.” To help reward and thank those that take steps to help prevent wildfires, ...
Smokey Bear turns 70, gets his mailbox back NBC Montana
Dannon Signs As NFL's Official Yogurt Sponsor
Partners in that initiative, which aims to encourage kids to be active for 60 minutes a day in order to help reverse the childhood obesity crisis, include The National Dairy Council, Procter & Gamble, Gatorade, The Ad Council and the American Heart ...
Stephen Colbert To Host Annual Public Service Award Dinner
Look To The Stars
The Ad Council, the largest producer of public service advertisements (PSAs) in the U.S., announced today that its 61st Annual Public Service Award Dinner will honor FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith and Stephen Colbert will host. The event ...
New PSA Campaign Encourages Firearms Owners To "Lock It Up" When Not In ...
This campaign represents a powerful new extension of our efforts, and one that fosters a critical dialogue between adults about safe firearms storage,” said Ad Council President and CEO Peggy Conlon. The “Safe Firearms Storage campaign” website, ...
Smokey Bear turns 70, gets his mailbox back
A partnership between the Ad Council, the Forest Service, and the National Association of State foresters created Smokey Bear on August 9th, 1944. His first appearance was a simple poster with Smokey pouring water over a campfire; reading "Smokey says, ...
Walgreens' head of pharmacy to step down
On top of this Crawford will serve as national chair for the American Diabetes Association's new Ad Council campaign across the country. Crawford said the time was right to retire from Walgreens and “broaden my horizons”. “To me, community pharmacy has ...
Walgreens President of Pharmacy, Health and Wellness Kermit Crawford ... Pharmacy Times
Ad Council' PSA Dinner Honors Fed Ex's Smith, Colbert Hosts
The Ad Council has been honoring corporate leaders for their contributions to public service since 1953. The Public Service Award Dinner is the organization's largest fundraising event. Last year's benefit raised $3.4 million to support the ...
Ad Council' 61st Annual Public Service Award Dinner to Honor FedEx ... MarketWatch
Walgreens President of Pharmacy, Health and Wellness Kermit Crawford ...
He also will serve as National Chair for the American Diabetes Association's new Ad Council campaign across the country. The association recently named him volunteer of the year in his longtime role as a member of the organization's board for the ...
Ad Council' 61st Annual Public Service Award Dinner to Honor FedEx ...
NEW YORK, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ad Council, the largest producer of public service advertisements (PSAs) in the U.S., announced today that its 61st Annual Public Service Award Dinner will honor FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith ...
Gay Iconography: Why We Love Wanda Sykes
She appeared in a PSA in 2008 to get people to stop saying “That's so gay” when referring to something negatively. The ad campaign, created in partnership by GLSEN and Arnold New York, was awarded the Ad Council' Gold Bell for creative excellence.