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Meditations in an emergency

Imagine what an astronaut on the moon must feel like, crossing the terminator from daylight into night. One minute in bright sunshine, the next minute…

It only took seventeen years

During the holiday break I decided to finally put a sign on our building. Our doorway has traditionally been a little scuzzy, and although I…

Things I didn’t know before working at EMRL

I have been working at EMRL for almost 3 years. Although it certainly does not feel like that much time has passed, I have learned…

Board games are cool

One of my talents in life is being able to absorb historical information like a sponge. The other part of this is I have a…

We’re hiring again

So yeah, it’s been a while since we posted. Too much stuff to make, too little time. Anyhow we’re looking to hire two new people…

There is no Santa. But there are shoes.

When I first started working here, I had this idea that EMRL was this… perfect microcosm of the glamorous, brilliant world of advertising. THEY’RE SO…

I want to grow up to be Peggy Olson

I had intended to come in here and wax poetic about my opinions on women in business and leaning in or whatever. But then I…

Why we can’t have nice things

I first found out about the Prada store/sculpture in Marfa, Texas. in 2008, and I have visited it not just once, but twice in person.…

Oh, irony

Apparently the Sacramento Business Journal included us on some kind of top 10 list of advertising agencies. That’s awesome! We can’t actually read it though,…

Make cool stuff with us

We are currently seeking a Junior Graphic Designer to join us. If you know of someone who would be a good fit, please feel free…