Category Archives: Campaign Strategies

Top Ten Things That Kill Creativity & Innovation

Being a creative director and working in marketing and advertising for the past thirty years it’s easy to identify the top ten things that kill an idea, prevent you from being creative or destroys innovation. Grant it there are easily … Continue reading

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Push To Add Drama Via TNT

This is one brilliant and gutsy marketing campaign. LOVE IT. Glad to know someone else in this world has the gut…grit and you know what to pull this off without getting some over conservative moron taking away from a wickedly … Continue reading

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Clever Ads 2011


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Is This As Good As It Gets?

Throughout this election process you have to¬†believe that not a single republican candidate is electable. Throw in a Libertarian¬†candidate who isn’t electable…along with our President who I’d argue isn’t electable other than perhaps by default. So answer me this…is this … Continue reading

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10,000 Reasons Why Romney is Out Of Touch

I’ve held off passing judgment on the current candidates for President, but after watching Mitt Romney in last nights debate I am certain he will not get my vote. Here is part of the exchange that took place. PERRY: Well, … Continue reading

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Sports Marketing Rap @ BGSU – It’s Worth a Look

It Doesn’t Get Much Better Then This. You want to promote a new sports arena and recognize the generous philanthropy that helped you build a first-class basketball facility create a Rap video. Huh? That’s exactly what the folks at Bowling … Continue reading

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American Job Act

Better Late then Never After listening to the President this evening I must admit there is a glimmer of possibility as it refers to small business. I would have liked to have heard this address two years ago…and to be … Continue reading

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