Every now and then you have the pleasure of working with a client who is able to simply move you. And that’s what we have with Melwood. For those of you who don’t know, Melwood is a non-profit organization located in Upper Marlboro, MD. It’s mission is to create jobs for people with disabilities. You may also know them as the place where you can donate your used car…, but they are much more than that. There are
It all started in June when someone turned on some sort of “I want TV” machine. So we got going. First with Middleburg Bank with two new fox commercials, Then Melwood which will break in a week, then Washington Gas, and Steal My ID. Plus one that is being wrapped up now for another client. All in three months. Pheeww! We have all gained weight from those red licorice stick things at the craft service table, and from stress eating.…
It was billed as “The Festival of Saint Bernadine.” Who was Saint Bernadine? Why he was the patron saint of advertising, and he looked down upon SmithGifford very fondly last night as we captured a total of 16 ADDYs at the annual awards gala for the Ad Club of Metropolitan Washington. Among the awards we won were two Gold ADDYs for our work with Melwood…, including Best of Broadcast for the 2011 Melwood Opportunity.
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What a great adventure. Shooting at the Salt Flats. Melwood introduces the 2011 Melwood Opportunity.
Click the read more link to view the commercial. Then donate your old car to Melwood here….
…A couple months ago when we received an RFP for Melwood no one thought we would would wind up shooting on the Moon. This is a funny business sometimes. Here we are on the moon with William and some guy that was also there visiting from earth. Special thanks go out to Matt Pitroff and Hunter Freeman. More to come.