Entries by Martin Whaley

No Ad Skipping Here

Have you ever opened your web browser only to be bombarded with an instant barrage of ads? Pop-ups, videos, and surveys all fighting for your attention trying to drive traffic to their website. Chances are it’s a daily occurrence and chances are even better that only a small percentage of these ads are memorable to […]

Durden Builds First 3D Cord for Sears Hometown Store Billboard

Sometimes, in the creative field you have an image that sticks in the team’s collective mind for a long time before the perfect client comes along. For us, that image has been a gigantic 3D appliance plug hanging from a billboard. It’s a great idea, but who would it work for? That’s where Sears Hometown […]

Spotlight: National Peanut Festival Pageant Billboards

As the days grow shorter, peanuts aren’t the only thing popping up around the Wiregrass! Each year in the days leading up to the National Peanut Festival Pageant, residents see the faces of local pageant queens pop up on billboards seemingly overnight. Since the crowning of the first queen in 1938, the Festival’s pageant has […]

Durden Outdoor Installs Alabama’s Largest 3D Nose

The #FamousMakers at Durden Outdoor located in Southeast Alabama have always contended to be professional paraphrasers.  We have a general rule to keep a headline shorter than 7 words as we only have 8-10 seconds to get our point across.  While working on a new 2016-17 creative theme for one of our favorite clients, we achieved […]

ICY BILLBOARD CATCHES MAJOR ATTENTION

In the South Alabama heat, it’s surprising to see icicles hanging from a billboard. Well here on the corner of Highway 84 West and Ross Clark Circle in Dothan you can see just that. This refreshingly cool addition was created for our client, Ashley Enfinger, for their promotion of Sears Hometown Store and Glacial Cryogenics. […]

GOD SPEAKS BILLBOARDS SHOW UP ON DURDEN DIGITAL NETWORK

Interruption………….. An interruption is typically viewed as an unwelcome pause on progress. However, last week Durden Outdoor launched a Digital Campaign directed at doing just that. In light of months of societal unrest, we felt as if the Wiregrass needed an interruption. These “Signs from God” serve as a ray of hope designed to focus […]

Billboards Add Huge Increase To Dothan Hotel’s Bottom Line

In today’s world, many people pre-book their hotel rooms online for convenience. However, there is still a large percentage who don’t.  The largest hotel in Dothan, AL decided to use billboards to entice this “last minute” group of travelers.  “Most hoteliers just use billboards for directionals.  We wanted to put ours to the test” says […]