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Go Behind the Scenes of Our Lena Waithe Cover Shoot

Plus, listen to her Spotify playlist.

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Meet the Women Running LA’s Top Advertising Agencies

6 female execs share insights on the creative benefits of working in Los Angeles.

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Lena Waithe’s Favorite Spots in LA for Music, Meals and a ‘Cool Vibe’

Including the ‘best food on the planet.'

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The Cafe Where Visitors Can Enjoy Cannabis With Their Meal and Live Entertainment

Lowell Farms is expected to boost cannabis tourism in the Los Angeles area.

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Lena Waithe on Why LA Was the Perfect Place to Make Her Dreams Come True

The prolific writer, producer and actor's first feature film is debuting next month.

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Adweek’s 2019 LA Brand Stars Never Got the Memo That Los Angeles Is Just for Chilling Out

These 16 execs are producing big gains and unexpected solutions for everything from dating apps and sports teams to fresh flowers.

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.