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Al Navarro Does Detroit: Malibu U-Turn Edition

Al Navarro is a co-founder of Mint Advertising, an independent advertising agency in New Jersey. He also drives a Caterham Superlight R, so don't front.

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds...Emerson said something like that. So hopefully, I'm entitled to an inconsistency once in a while. A change… » 2/25/08 4:00pm 2/25/08 4:00pm

Al Navarro Does Detroit: Touareg de Force

Al Navarro is a co-founder of Mint Advertising, an independent advertising agency in New Jersey. He also drives a Caterham Superlight R, so don't front.

If I called a random American and asked them to name a famous advertising agency, chances are they couldn't. Or perhaps they'd say Sterling Cooper or some other… » 1/28/08 12:00pm 1/28/08 12:00pm

Al Navarro Does Detroit: Ford to Tears


Al Navarro is co-founder of Mint Advertising, an independent advertising agency in New Jersey. He also drives a Caterham Superlight R, so don't front.

Over my career in advertising, I've had some great bosses and mentors. Many of whom have uttered truisms I still rattle off to co-workers and clients to this day. One… » 12/28/07 2:45pm 12/28/07 2:45pm

Al Navarro Does Detroit: What Kind of Commercial Does Three-and-a-Half…


Al Navarro is a co-founder of Mint Advertising, an independent advertising agency in New Jersey. He also drives a Caterham Superlight R, so don't front.

I apologize in advance that this first in a series is on the long side. I use the extra words to explain some things here and there, including the overall format… » 11/28/07 1:30pm 11/28/07 1:30pm