from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The American advertising industry.
- adj. Of, relating to, or working in the American advertising industry.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. An avenue in Manhattan, New York, known as the center of the American advertising industry.
- proper n. This industry, whatever location.
Maybe not a term that Madison Avenue advertising pundits would embrace, but it was descriptive.
Thus we're lovers not haters so to be clear we're talking about Hollywood broadly and metaphorically, and really mean the purveyors of the stuff that popular culture is made of from Madison Avenue, 6th Avenue, and Main Street too.
So, Let's occupy V-Day, and take this $17.6 billion day away from Madison Avenue and make it our own.
For years, Madison Avenue has refused to believe that anyone over fifty could promote their products -- let alone dictate fashion trends.
SD26 is at 19 E. 26th St. near Madison Avenue and serves lunch Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Tenpenny, 16 E. 46th St. near Madison Avenue, serves lunch 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. weekdays; 212-490-8300
Yahoo, Microsoft and AOL have started pitching Madison Avenue executives on plans to join together to sell ads on each other's websites, to take on Google.
Excessive turnover and extensive bureaucracies have strained their relations with Madison Avenue, say advertising executives.
It's like walking naked down Madison Avenue and expecting no one to notice.
The idea on which it is based -- Madison Avenue and its dramatis personae in the 1960s -- is simple, unique and unambiguous.
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