Bunker 58 set up shop in Houston and launched a powerful marketing and advertising firm to help small and mid-size businesses envision, create, and build their brand through top digital marketing and design tools. Valentina Gomez Bravo talked with us about the challenges and benefits of landing in the most culturally diverse city in the nation.
Jackie Dryden, the Chief Purpose Architect for Savage Brands, is a member of the Southwest Advertising Hall of Fame. We sat down with Jackie to talk about advertising, and her formula for the seven stages of brand advocacy. Take a listen and learn how you can get some of that good stuff for your brand.
The American Advertising Foundation – Houston chapter recently hosted the AEFH Scholarship Awards. It was a great day as we handed out thousands of dollars to a special group of students. This is one of our biggest events of the year. We also had a special guest speaker. You might know part of the story, but do you know the whole story behind the guy who “saves you money”? Gallery Furniture has grown from humble location on I-45 North at TIdwell, to a major brand in Houston and around the world. You’re going to want to share this Podcast with as many folks as you can.
From Avatars to Chatbots, the current trends in digital media are what T2O does best. Meet Alex Ramirez, CEO of T2O and hear an engaging conversation about all things digital, including their advanced TV rationale. T2O has a global focus on data-driven marketing. You’ll enjoy the conversation and you might even learn a few things.
The American Advertising Federation Houston hasn’t missed a beat on the things that make an organization attractive and on the grow. AAFH Beer’s with Peers is set for May 1st at Houston’s Karbach Brewing Company. And with a World Cup Soccer bid up for grabs, AAFH brings the folks that can make it happen to our AAFH Luncheon, May 15th. Meet the folks that make it happen.
The American Ad Federation honors Paul W. Hobby, a trailblazer, the man who brought home the national magazine of Texas. Ray Schilens sat down with Paul prior to the award presentation to see how a guy with the Hobby Family’s rich legacy of philanthropy, and public service, fits into the business of doing business here … Read more
The man who brought home the national magazine of Texas is this years Trailblazer Award recipient. In Texas, and especially the Houston area, his name is synonymous with commerce and culture, media and public service and have been a part of the family’s legacy for over a century. AAHF honors him Wednesday March 20th. In … Read more
Bad things do happen to good people. But beautiful things happen when people pull together. And teamwork is what makes our DREAM work. Dedicating Resources to Employees of Advertising and Media (DREAM) Fund is a nonprofit foundation and the support link to the community of advertising, public relations and media professionals across the Southwest. They exist … Read more
AAF Houston Chairman Joe Ceseratto gives us a post ADDY wrap up and a taste of what’s to come in 2019. Coming off a very successful American Advertising Awards event, we get to chat with AAF-Houston Chairman Joe Cesaratto on his thoughts for the coming year. AAF-Houston has addressed challenges with a positive team spirit … Read more
Students, recent grads and young professionals looking for their first job or next big opportunity, go face to face with hiring representatives, in a speed dating style interview. Ray Schilens talks to Ad2 President Garrett Ruffaner with how to make the most of this unique evening event.