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Consumers still wary of ads

The advertising industry regulates itself more than almost any other type of business, but the American public remains skeptical about truth in advertising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/25/met_200171.shtml
Metro
Some ads to run during Super Bowl

The Super Bowl has become as much a competition among the top creative minds in the advertising industry as it is for NFL players and coaches. Here is a preview of some of the contenders for this year's advertising battle: -Frito-Lay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/23/pro_402099.shtml
NFL
Voice of a frog made obscure advertising guy a prince

...croak heard 'round the world. And it made Tom Woodard a star. After toiling for years in near-obscurity in the advertising industry, Mr. Woodard and two colleagues spouted three syllables into a microphone -- and created a pop-culture phenomenon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/02/ent_252084.shtml
Things to Do
Advertiser site allows people to escape Internet tracking

...collecting data about their Internet browsing and shopping habits. Under pressure to protect privacy better, the advertising industry has set up two new Web sites that let computer users refuse to have their personal data collected and profiled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/26/tec_315191.shtml
XXX Technology
Taco Bell's Chihuahua kept on short leash

...barking about tacos for Taco Bell Corp. But not even advertising industry executives who created the quirky ad campaign guessed...the quarter ended Dec. 26. It's rare in the advertising industry for the star of a commercial to generate that kind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/21/bus_254005.shtml
Business
Study: television clutter rate at all-time high

...all-time high last year, said the report put out by advertising industry trade groups. Daytime is the most commercial-clogged...the report said. Clutter levels concern the advertising industry, which figures the more commercials that are stuffed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/25/ent_335443.shtml
Things to Do
FORTUNE Magazine declares Augusta media innovative marketers of the year

...January issue hit newsstands with some big news for area advertising professionals. Augusta's local television advertising industry is being recognized for its innovative approach to marketing vehicles and pawn services. In the announcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/abuserofnews/2008-01-08/fortune-m
Paul Clark

...Occupation, Yokohama, Japan during World War II, and then graduated from Alfred University. He worked in the advertising industry (account executive and media sales) in New York City, New York and later in Miami, Florida. The family will...

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New Mich advertising business helps school budgets

...Revenue Development. In the beginning of 2009, Curcuru was among Michigan's unemployed. He was working in the advertising industry, overseeing national automotive advertising, when he found out the bad news. "My office was closed down, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/19/liv_563687.shtml
Life & style
Super Bowl ads to battle for supremacy

...then, the Super Bowl has become the undisputed testing ground for the most ambitious and aggressive ideas in the advertising industry. Super Bowl XXXVIII on Feb. 1 will be no different. And why not? Despite a slumping TV season and questions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/25/tel_402323.shtml
Television