Social Connections Paying off for Brands: Study

|  by Patty Odell

All that hard work brand managers have been putting into social media appears to be paying off. Some 70% of consumers in a new study from SocialVibe, conducted by GfK, reported making a purchase as a result of participating with a brand socially.

One Hand Washes the Other

|  by Patty Odell

  This is a nice story. Two women, Lisa Nativo and Jaclyn Kolsby, worked for GT Events, a marketing and brand promotion agency located in Culver City, CA. The two women left the agency and opened a food truck called “Nonna’s Kitchenette,” serving gourmet Italian food.