Things we just learned: 1) Spike Lee is a partner in an advertising firm called Spike DDB. 2) Spike DDB just moved from historic ad firm stronghold Madison Avenue to...Dumbo. Spike apparently oversaw the site search himself, and according to the broker who represented Spike DDB in the deal (55 Washington Street is the building), "I think it just has a very special feel to the neighborhood. I think Spike and other creative companies get it." [Real Deal]
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