George Parker: Tales From The Heyday Of The Ad World

George Parker: Tales From The Heyday Of The Ad World

Advertising guru George Parker shared his stories from his wild days of advertising that make AMC's "Mad Men" pale in comparison.

Nestor Bailly, PSFK
  • 4 november 2011

Ever wonder what it would be like to live in the world of Man Men’s Don Draper? George Parker has been in advertising for a long time—since ‘before any of you were born,’ he told the audience at the PSFK CONFERENCE SAN FRANCISCO. And as you can imagine, he has quite a few stories about that age of advertising on Madison Avenue, chronicled in his book Confessions of a Mad Man, selections of which he has been kind enough to share with PSFK.

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