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Ludwig+ is growing like crazy. They’re looking for account side folks and junior writers. Lots of smart folks there.

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Hi! I moved to Detroit this past summer and am starting to look around the area for new opportunities. Would be so appreciative of any insights on good places, agencies to avoid, etc. (also open to re… more

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Any insight about Commonwealth//McCann? How is moral? What is the CCO like?

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What’s going on at Leo? Bob Winters going back to Chicago. Who’s gonna lead over there?

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Why isn’t this bowl more active? We’re a great community. Let’s talk. How’s everyone doing out there?

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As many of us navigate the challenges of negotiating during Covid layoffs, my question is what do you think is a good, fair and realistic salary for an independent agency to offer a Creative Director … more

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So how’s everyone else doing?

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Can anyone recommend the best family-friendly suburbs/areas to live in around the Detroit area?

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Any place hiring or looking to proactively interview CDs /teams? (I know it's a long shot during 'rona, but it's also a perfect time to snag great talent!)

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I wish this bowl were more active. We have a great community here in Detroit. Let’s communicate with each other more often. Maybe we can help each other out?

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which agencies are going through layoffs right now? any hiring?

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The Doner “Detroit” spot...thoughts?

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Hope everyone is doing well. I’m a resourceful project manager moving to the Detroit area in June. If you have any leads I’d love to connect.

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How y’all doing?

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Sooo which agency is the beat in Detroit? Culture/work/life balance/creativity/fulfillment as metrics.

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I have an offer to move to Detroit to work. What’s advertising life like there? Is it a diversity community (ask since Detroit is like 85% black and I’m a black man)?

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Is anyone looking for junior art directors/designers?

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Anyone looking for freelance writer help in town?I’ve got loads of experience and a very reasonable day rate. DM if you’re in need or know of any leads. Bless.

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Looking at relocating for spouses new job to Detroit from LA. Any tips? Warnings? Stay where I am? Over saturated with PMs?

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Best agency to work for?

Can Jeff Beverly and his wife just go away already?

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Fellow fishes. Can anyone help me out with what a competitive day rate would be for a freelance creative director in Detroit? Thanks in advance for your help.

what's the story with this Makerhouse or wherever Kulas went? isn't just the inhouse studio at GTB? do they have a building?

I’m looking to make the move from Detroit to Grand Rapids. Does anyone know of any agencies hiring writers out there?

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Just wondering if anyone has been ghosted or treated poorly by VML Detroit in the interview process lately?

RIP to anyone at doner working on fairlife...

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Any word on VMLY&R?

Opinions on Tilt in Birmingham?

Hey, everyone. I’m originally from Michigan and have decided it’s time to move back to the good old mitten. Does anyone know anyone hiring a Jr. copywriter?

I’m so damn tired of seeing that Creative Director listing at Gongos.

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Doner Detroit is seeking Art Directors! Please send me a DM if interested :)

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All these layoffs and not one top level bloated salary gone. How about making starting with salary adjustments there?

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Axe is dropping everywhere. MRM McCann, CE, CW #GM #detroit

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Why is Lululemon posting all kinds of design & production roles in detroit/warren lately? Are they opening an office in the area?

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Looking for Senior level designers + ACD level creatives for an agency based in Detroit. Give me a should if you’re looking!

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