Adweek Honors 16 Rising L.A. Brand Stars

From Silicon Beach to the San Fernando Valley.

How Busy Philipps Spun Her Intimate, Wildly Popular Instagram Stories Into E!’s Newest Talk Show

The actress's journey from accidental social star to late-night TV host.

Why Culver City Is Finally Having Its Moment in the L.A. Creative Scene

Apple and Amazon made some noise when they moved into Culver City, Calif.

These 16 L.A. Brand Stars Are Doing Show-Stopping Work in the City of Angels

From disrupters to direct-to-consumer brands

Agencies Are Remaking Themselves to Satisfy Client Demands

Agencies are exploring business models outside the hourly billings that have governed the advertising industry since the days of smoky, three-martini lunches.

Tool of North America’s Evolution From Production Company to ‘Creative Production Partner’

The L.A. shop does everything from broadcast advertising to AR and VR experiences.

L.A. Brand Stars: 15 Flourishing West Coast Marketers in Culture-Defining Categories

They're 'in the right place at the right moment,' pushing everything from fast fashion to Japanese cars.

Reclaiming Independence: How 2 Shops Bought Themselves Back From IPG and Found Success

Dailey and TM Advertising ended decades-long relationships with Interpublic Group.

Jimmy Kimmel on Battling Politicians, His Future in Late Night and His Unexpectedly Tumultuous Year

The comedian discusses how his show has changed in the past 6 six months, his annual upfront roast and more.

Adweek Podcast: Let’s Talk About L.A. vs. NYC, Debate Ratings and Samsung’s Note Nightmare

Is Los Angeles becoming a modern marketing utopia? With its growing combination of tech, content creators, production and agencies, the city is increasingly known as a burgeoning ad town.