Leppert Scores with “Empty Suit” Spot

The DMN‘s Robert T. Garrett is wrong about Tom Leppert’s new Senate-primary ad, where the former Dallas mayor dismisses his opponents as “empty suits.” Garrett says the spot is weak. But it’s actually the best one Leppert’s done yet, perfect for the TV-commercial genre, where a punchy, superficial, easily grasped message is prized above all. […]

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A D Magazine Guess-tigation: The Many Hand Gestures of Tom Leppert

Earlier, like right under this post, Glenn pointed you toward Tom Leppert’s latest campaign ad in his quest to either become a senator, or rack up speaking fees in the hundreds of dollars at various tents in Ohio and lower Minnesota. The clip may have an odd location, but it is an excellent example of […]

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AT&T CEO Lauds Dallas’s Resilience

Last night’s World Affairs Council-Dallas/Fort Worth dinner at the Hyatt Regency DFW was like a CEOs’ homecoming fete, with everyone from Rex Tillerson (Exxon Mobil) and mega-Realtor Ebby Halliday to Comerica’s Ralph Babb showing up to see AT&T’s Randall Stephenson accept the WAC’s 28th H. Neil Mallon Award. Former CEO-turned-Senate-candidate Tom Leppert also turned up […]

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