February 7th, 2011
Gift of an Unplugged Valentine’s Day
The gift of intimate time with your loved one (minus the Blackberry, iPhone, iPad, laptop etc.) may be the best gift you can give this Valentine’s Day. The team at Offlining.com suggests that you take a pledge to have several offline dates by Valentine’s Day and is offering a box of chocolates ($24.99, Offlininginc.com) hand-cut to cradle your Offlined phone or mobile device.
Unplug and reconnect with your loved one to have one of the most memorable Valentine’s Days in years. Read more here.
Mark DiMassimo discusses the highs and lows of this years Superbowl commercials on Fox 5 New York evening news. To watch the clip, click the picture above or click here.
DIGO Brands’ campaign for Rare Conservation is featured in last month’s issue of Lürzer’s Archive, the premier magazine for Illustration, Advertising and Art Direction.
For more on Lürzer’s Archive, click here.
DIGO Brands not only helps to build brands we also make things! Ready to show a special someone that they have your attention? This Valentine’s Day, give more than your heart. Give them a box of chocolates, hand-cut to cradle your Offlined phone or mobile device. Each box comes with a certificate of our Offlining pledge. Only available until February 10th. Supplies are limited.
DIGO CEO Mark DiMassimo discusses the 2011 Superbowl commercials of Fox’s Good Day New York. To watch the clip, click the picture above or click here.
by Alan Schwarz
The New York Times
January 21st 2011
A mother worried “about my son playing football.” Two children colliding helmet-to-helmet — with superimposed crashing sounds and force lines rippling from their heads — drove home her fears.
Unveiled by Toyota in November, the television commercial highlighted the carmaker’s decision to share crash research with scientists studying football concussions, and was an explicit reminder of football’s recent controversies regarding concussions.
So explicit, it turns out, that the N.F.L demanded that Toyota alter the 30 second commercial, and Toyota promptly did. Now, the commercial — which originally ran last November but is now running in its edited form — has the mother worrying instead “about my son playing sports.” The helmet collision has been removed. A spokeswoman for Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Zoe Ziegler, said in an interview that the changes were made at the N.F.L.’s insistence. If Toyota did not change the ad, she said, the league had threatened to curtail or end the carmaker’s ability to advertise during games. (more…)
Thank You, Dear Readers, for requesting this window into a broader range of our creative work and cases. You’ll see our work here in a very broad range of categories from e-commerce to electronics, travel, fitness, health & beauty, automotive, education, accounting, consulting, media, style, fashion, cable, credit, beverages (soft, hard and medium), people, ideas and causes. You’ll see us build up Vitamin Water than unsell bottled water (Tappening). We’ll sell you a top menswear designer label with a naked sports star model. We’ll seduce you off the Strip for some Advanced Partying at the Hard Rock Hotel… and along the way, we’ll ask you such fundamental existential questions as, “Does waking up with dollar bills in your panties make you slutty… or entrepreneurial?” We’ll overtake number one brands with 30-year head starts with the right idea and nine months (Island/Instinet). We’ll make you see spots (Gateway). We’ll give you something to punch at the airport (JetBlue & Crunch). We might even get you to love your cable company (Comcast). Enjoy! Click here to go to the DIGO Legacy site now.
Production teams have been working overtime in and around “DIGO West” where job one is DIGO’s first campaign for the nation’s number one respiratory hospital, National Jewish Health, an organization with a well deserved global reputation, (more…)