Chicago Stories

Chicago Stories: The Real Mad Men of Chicago

04/15/2022 | 56m 53s | Video has closed captioning.

You may not have heard of Albert Lasker, Eugene Kolkey, or Tom Burrell, but you most certainly know their creations. They're Chicago’s Mad Men - the local executives who created iconic figures like the Marlboro Man, Charlie the Tuna, and the Pillsbury Dough Boy. This episode of Chicago Stories explores how the real Mad Men of Chicago became the leaders of the advertising world.

Aired: 04/15/22

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Chicago Stories is a local public television program presented by WTTW.