illustrator and typographer alex trochut synthesizes illustration and lettering like no other. the expressive, richly ornamented typography he creates ooze fluidity in which movement is practically palpable. one of the most sought after talents, he has created knockout work for the likes of wired and the new york times as well as clients including adidas and coca-cola. gestalten.tv met the
merle schmalenbach from the financial times germany just published an article about the basics of viral marketing and ways how to attract consumers via word-of-mouth. it's a short wrap up but doesn't go to deep even though she got in touch with some of the leading voices in this field in germany like thomas zorbach from vm-people, martin oetting from
congratulations to thomas marban and his business partner ralph zimmerman who's widely popular android twitter client twidroyd (formerly twidroid) and news aggregator popurls have just been acquired by tweetup. read the whole story at techcrunch, gigaom or the official press release.
last night i received an email from lars hinrichs announcing his new venture hackfwd - a pre-seed investment company designed to enable great people to launch great ideas. hackfwd is led by the european technology entrepreneur lars hinrichs. the board includes other proven technology and investment entrepreneurs. hackfwd employs and involves top grade professionals in talent management, finance and marketing to serve as guides and support excellence for the
what would you do to attract new business to your restaurant? kudos to another clever idea by publicis (for fisch franke restaurant). to create visibility and awareness of their use of fresh fish, the creative team decided to bring the fresh fish tank (usually inside the restaurant) out on the street. this bus shelter poster ad caused quite a stir