Tag Archives: Old Spice

W+Kers: Meet Danny

Our hunt for the new Old Spice strategist is over, and we’ve hired the candidate who best ran the internet gauntlet: Danny Schotthoefer, the man from Montana. But the challenges haven’t quite ended for Danny…this week, we asked him to introduce himself to the internet and answer its questions in 6 second clips, using Vine. Learn more about Danny and check out his responses, below.

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How the Old Spice Team Made Five Games in Four and a Half Weeks & Saved the World

Teetering on the edge of the supposed-end-of-the-world, we sat down with Old Spice’s senior interactive producer Mike Davidson, copywriter Andy Laugenour and art Director Max Stinson to talk about the creative process that resulted in Dikembe Mutombo’s 4½ Weeks to Save the World, a game that lets successful players add more time to the Mayan calendar.

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W+K Jobs: PDX Seeking Social Strategist for Old Spice

This could be your desk.

Do you regularly surf the Web?

Can you do Facebook?

Does the prospect of a more digital future get you jazzed?

W+K believes that the World Wide Web has the potential to go mainstream someday.

That’s why we’re looking for a social strategist to help us usher in the future for our beloved client Old Spice.

We’ve created a series of Internet challenges to help us find the perfect candidate. If you think you have what it takes to succeed in the world of tomorrow, we encourage you to participate. The challenges start today and end Monday, November 5th, so don’t wait. All of the pertinent information is here:

Good luck, cyber warriors.