What I learned about advertising by teaching it.

Everything has changed. Nothing has changed. Last year, I was asked to teach an advertising course at a local university. I was excited for the chance to share what I know about the business and was also anxious to hearing students’ fresh perspectives. In particular, I was curious about the impact of technology on their … Continued

Mad Men comes to Seton Hall University

  One of the original Mad Men, Bernie Zlotnick (seated), was a guest speaker at John Hynes’ advertising class at Seton Hall University. Bernie worked for Young & Rubicam back in the Mad Men days and was part of the group who inspired the Mad Men TV series. He showed the students some of his … Continued

New York Attitude

Everything about New York screams attitude. Like this billboard on the side of a building on 8th Avenue where steely-eyed Ray Liotta stares down passers-bye on behalf of 1800 Tequila. Korn Hynes’ Creative Director, John Hynes, shot this during one of his Manhattan photo expeditions where he shoots all things cool. John Hynes, Creative Director, … Continued