Outstanding Marketing Student 2014

Congratulations to the Century College Outstanding Marketing Student Cathleen Johnston. Cathleen was recently named Supervisor of the National Accounts/Project Team at US Foods and soon will complete her AAS degree at Century College. According to Jeff Jones, 2013 Outstanding Marketing Student, “Cathleen is a leader with goals and the drive to finish a project but […]

Amazing Agency and Advisory Member

Clockwise: Jan Weinstein, exec VP-managing director; Ed Gorman, exec VP-managing director; Doug Ray, global president, Carat; Will Swayne, exec director, East Coast; Donna Wiederkehr, global chief marketing officer; Michael Epstein, chief strategy Officer; Michelle Lynn, exec. VP-managing director; Andy Donchin, exec VP-director of media investments  Credit: Photo provided by Carat Congratulations to Marketing Advisory Committee member […]

Carat Awarded Ad Age’s Media Agency of the Year

Congratulations to Marketing Advisory Committee member Donna Wiederkehr and media agency Carat for being awarded Ad Age’s Agency of the Year. Carat’s clients include Home Depot, Disney, General Motors and Macy’s. Carat leads the Ad Age Agency A-List because of their innovative strategy, creativity and a commitment to clients.

The Clinton Foundation Taps Celebrities for New Commercial

What do you get when you make a commercial with a former US president, seven well-known celebrities, and a secret mystery guest?  Just watch and see! In this following commercial from the Clinton Foundation, the non-profit makes a bid to get your donation today.  What do you think – does it work?  (Did it work?) […]

Facebook and Netflix Customer Care Snafus

In the last several years Facebook and Netflix have become very well known household brand names. These days it would seem more Americans than not are logging on each day to check out what their “friends” are up to. Only slightly less frequently, Americans also anticipate checking their mailbox for that conspicuous red envelop containing […]

Amazon Releases the Kindle Fire – Takes Aim at Apple

Today Amazon dropped their new bombshell tablet, the Kindle Fire, onto the masses at a rather ridiculously low price of $199.  Complete with all the bell and whistle features (mostly) of the Apple iPad, many are wondering if the Kindle Fire will gouge into Apple’s tablet market share as Apple scales back the supply chain […]