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The day I got my Gecko on

By on October 3, 2014 at 3:35 PM

By guest blogger Richard Blake, event marketing Not many are called, and even fewer are chosen, but this past Monday, Sept. 29, it was my turn. The GEICO Gecko was invited to the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York for the 11th annual Advertising Week – and I was invited to BE the Gecko! I jumped at […]

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Maxwell needs your vote

By on September 14, 2012 at 4:45 PM

Maxwell, the piggy who got his start going “Weeeee! Weeeeee!” all the way home in a GEICO ad and has since appeared in several more spots, is now a candidate for Favorite Ad Icon of the Year. But Maxwell won’t be able to defeat his rivals – who include that salesgirl from another insurer – […]

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