This year, I was nominated as a finalist in the San Diego Business Journal’s 25 in their 20′s awards! The award recognizes young dynamic people who have made significant career achievements and demonstrated social responsibility. It was an honor to be named as a finalist next to my incredible colleague Georgia Daubert, and I look forward to celebrating this recognition for the rest of my marketing career. Thanks SDBJ!
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Pretty much dying of laughter over the very best of the very worst uses of QR codes. Genius!
I’m often late to the game when it comes to must-see TV, and I doubt that’s going to change anytime soon since I recently canceled cable. Thankfully, I have friends with good taste and Netflix. In the past couple weeks, I’ve gotten through 2 out of 3 Mad Men seasons, and I hope to catch up before season 4 is finished. Who wants to invite me over for a viewing party?
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I am a ketchup aficionado. I love it so much, and I put it on lots of different stuff.
Recently, I watched Gary Hustwit’s documentary Objectified, and it has really changed the way I look at the products I use. To quote the site, “the film documents the creative processes of some of the world’s most influential product designers, and looks at how the things they make impact our lives.” The film explored our obsession with products, and the designers that create them. Cameras used to be square boxes to make room for the film, but now that we live in a digital world, why do they have to be that shape? How can you make a product that’s been around for 100 years seem new and different, and customized to the needs of the consumer? Let’s design the product for the user. Simple, and yet more difficult than it sounds.
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Today I was reading some of my favorite blogs, and came across this super cool promotional product from ePromos for the Chiquita brand. They were hired by Chiquita to come up with a unique corporate gift that rewarded their employees for downloading their Facebook application.
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