Four Steps to Analyzing a Media Vendor

Four ways to see if a media vendor and their services are right for your campaign.

Four ways to see if a media vendor and their services are right for your campaign.

When I first started as a media intern here at ab+c, one of my most frequent tasks was analyzing different media vendors for plans. This included vendors servicing print and digital magazines, websites, outdoor media ventures, out of home media, social media vendors — you name it. I would research and analyze different organizations to determine whether they’re the right vendor to accomplish our clients’ goals and reach the target audience for media plans.Read full post...

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March 2015

Rush University Medical Center Taps ab+c Creative Intelligence for Recruitment Marketing

Rush has been part of the Chicago landscape longer than any other healthcare institution.

Rush has been part of the Chicago landscape longer than any other healthcare institution.

BLOOMSBURG, PA—ab+c Creative Intelligence, a full-service marketing communications agency, has partnered with Rush University Medical Center (Chicago) on its physician recruitment efforts. The agency’s assignments include constructing a physician recruitment website and providing direct marketing strategy.Read full post...

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A classy response to a classless tweet

A baseball player from Bloomsburg University tweeted a shocking and unforgivable comment. The tweet was about Mo’ne Davis, the amazing young athlete who became an instant sensation during last year’s Little League World Series. In case you missed it:

Casselberry-Tweet-about-Mo'ne-Davis

If you didn’t know, one of our ab+c Creative Intelligence offices is located in Bloomsburg, PA. Read full post...

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March 2015

ab+c Creative Intelligence Receives Video Honors

The DUI D-Word campaign from the Delaware Office of Highway Safety

The DUI D-Word campaign from the Delaware Office of Highway Safety

WILMINGTON, DE—ab+c Creative Intelligence, a full-service marketing communications agency, earned video accolades at the 2015 Telly Awards. With silver as the highest award given, ab+c won three bronze honors. The first two came in the category “Online Video—Online Webisodes, Segments, or Promotional Pieces—Health and Wellness.” ab+c won for MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s deep brain stimulation campaign and Delaware Division of Public Health Comprehensive Cancer Control Program’s Healthy Delaware skin cancer testimonial videos. Additionally, in the public service category, ab+c and the Delaware Office of Highway Safety won bronze for the DUI D-Word campaign.Read full post...

A Prescription for Strong Client/Agency Relationships

Advice for a strong client/agency relationshipWhether you’re the old pro bringing in a new client or you’re the newbie at your agency, you quickly realize how important relationships are. How do you build trust quickly? And how do you sustain and strengthen the client/agency relationship? Who better to ask than ab+c’s CEO John Hawkins and Director of Client Services Mike Gallagher? John and Mike have been working in the wonderful world of advertising for more than 60 years combined. Together they prescribed four simple steps to build strong, long-lasting client relationships:Read full post...

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March 2015

Creative Director

Role

The Creative Director is responsible for the overall direction, strength, output, and excellence of ab+c Creative Intelligence’s creative deliverables.

The Creative Director (CD) drives innovative, industry-leading, award-winning creative work for our clients. The CD is a natural leader and clear communicator, and responsible for the overall direction and strength of the creative department. A team builder, someone who can motivate and mentor the creative team and understands how to collaborate with other disciplines to make the creative work powerful and compelling.Read full post...

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March 2015

Director of Account Services

Role

The Director of Account Services is responsible for overseeing and strategically guiding all of ab+c’s client relationships. By anticipating client needs, uncovering opportunities and providing leadership to Account Managers and overall team, the Director of Account Services is able to balance advocacy for the business with an understanding for client desires.Read full post...

How emails can ruin your chance to get leads

Bad emails can ruin your nurturing strategy!

Bad emails can ruin your nurturing strategy!

Earlier this week I received the following email, and because of their confidentiality notice I’m just going to paste the copy:

Subject: Additional Sales Leads

Hi,

Are you currently in need of help in generating leads or appointments for your business? We can help you through our Multichannel Marketing Solutions.

I’d be happy to talk to you and discuss our program. Please let me know the best way for us to connect. Read full post...

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February 2015

So fresh you wanna slap it.

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Some creative is just fun to show off. Recently we partnered with the good folks at Newark Natural Foods, a healthy foods grocery store, to help them with a rebranding effort. They plan to launch the campaign as they expand to a larger location.We worked on a brand discovery project, updated their logo and produced in-store posters, among other things.Read full post...

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