14 signs hipsters are taking over your Advertising Agency




1. Meetings with clients are described as “a vibe”.



2. So is your craft beer client.

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3. Previous pitch docs are being referred to as “bespoke”.

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4. While Account Directors describe your hard work as something that rocks harder than the sandwich they had for lunch.

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5. Flat caps are worn in dry run meetings.

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6. And you’re being added on Snapchat as a “friend” by a Performance Director.

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7. Only to have you pitch it to clients because they can’t figure it out.

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8. When the office filter coffee is “not a vibe”, but take away coffee runs are.

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9. And a barber comes to the agency because it’s that convenient for the men. And the women.

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10. Just for them to all look similar.

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11. And talk about their startups.

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12.  Whose logo can look like anything from a sock monkey to an anchor, or crossed arrows.

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13. Only to rock up at your office on the side of a food truck.

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14. That serves slow roasted pulled pork to match their e-cigarette flavour.

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Written and compiled by: Madré Roothman

Twitter: @MadreRoothman

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