San Francisco Wired hosts its annual Rave Awards. (From l.) Tom Bridenstine, Detroit director, Wired; Drew Schutte, publisher, Wired; Lance Elson, interactive advertising manager, Hummer Motor Division.
New York DeVito/Verdi takes top honors at this year's New York ADDY Awards, winning Best in Show in both broadcast and print. (From l.) The Devito/Verdi team of Copywriter Wayne Winfield, Art Director Brad Emmett, Copywriter John Devito, Art Director Mike Danko, along with Helen Lavelle, governor of American Advertising Federation's District Two.
New York Saatchi & Saatchi hosts a Legislative Education program for congressional staffers and executives from the American Association of Advertising Agencies. Pictured are Dave Torian (l.), chief of staff for Rep. Michael McNulty, D-N.Y., and Scott Gilbert (r.), co-CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi, New York.
Austin, Texas Spin and Sirius host a party at the South by Southwest music industry conference (aka SXSW). Spin Publisher Jake Hill (l.) makes time for Ryan Heuser (c.), manager of Miller Music & Entertaining, at GMR Marketing, and rock group The Hives.
Washington, D.C. The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters holds its 20th Annual Communications Awards Dinner, sponsored by Katz Media Group. (From l.) Hugh Brown, director-urban marketing, Media Audit; Brian Knox, VP-director of corporate diversity, Katz Media Group; Jim Winston, executive director, NABOB.
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