Tag: Amber Horsburgh

5 Ways To Stop Making Stupid Mistakes With Culture

The Mountain Dew goat ad.  It's offensive on a lot of levels: Lineup of suspects is all black men.  Except for a goat? The badly battered victim (black-eyed and on crutches!) is a white woman.  This, lazily, plays on racists fears of black men “defiling” white women.  Ugh.  And the...

/ May 2, 2013

POVs On Cultural Leadership: Amber Horsburgh

@amberhorsburgh Amber is a strategist at hot boutique agency Big Spaceship.  A seasoned big picture thinker, Amber brings a background in music marketing at MTV, where she worked with artists as big as Armin Van Buuren to the Soundcloud producer.  Here's what she added to the discussion of cultural leadership....

/ April 1, 2013