Top 10 2016 Olympic Ads

Brian Town Blogging

As the world’s best athletes gather in Rio to represent their countries and display almost superhuman abilities, everyone else watches. Across the globe people gather around TVs, laptops, and smart phones in order to cheer their nation on to victory. But what is a broadcast without incessant commercials? One minute you’re witnessing the emotional reunion of a gold-winning athlete with …

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Take a Look at the Holidays

Brian Town Blogging

The holiday season is upon us, and the holiday commercials have arrived in full force. We’ve already been bombarded by Black Friday commercials, weeks before Thanksgiving, and Christmas commercials started way before the holiday season was even in sight. I think starting these commercials so early, to make sure we know exactly who will be selling what, when and where …

Product Placement in TV Shows

Brian Town Blogging, Branding

Have you ever noticed that a lot of TV shows will cover up the brand names on things or turn them around in a shot so those names aren’t visible? Or just use things that are very obviously just props in place of those brand name products? On the other hand, a lot of shows will keep those brands in …