Friday, January 29, 2010

Danica Patrick to Drive Nascar, and her latest ad was BANNED.

Danica Patrick has finalized her 2010 Nationwide auto racing schedule, starting Feb. 20 with the Statler Bros. 300 at Fontana, Calif.

The IndyCar driver will compete in 12 Nationwide races for JR Motorsports, which is owned by the popular Dale Earnhardt Jr.

On Thursday, GoDaddy in a press release invited consumers to view its latest rejected ad at the company website.

"GoDaddy was one of the first advertisers who set out to capitalize on the fact that ads get rejected and that there's a PR opportunity in that," said Tim Calkins, marketing professor with Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management. GoDaddy is one of the PR masters of the Super Bowl."See their latest rejected one here
Or you can watch this older one in the complete 2 minute version.

1 comment:

  1. The commerical was pretty racy, but Im sure GoDaddy was just trying to draw extra attention to their business full-well knowing it would get banned.