An Ad Agency Blooms in the Desert

McCann Erickson set up a branch in Mitzpeh Ramon, far from Tel Aviv’s insular advertising industry. A handful of hipster employees have gladly followed, and say there’s no going back.

An outsider won’t have an easy time finding McCann Erickson’s new branch on Nahal Salit Street in Mitzpeh Ramon. Far from Tel Aviv’s media and communication...