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that hosts most of the top-ranked MMA fighters in the world and produces numerous events worldwide. The UFC has five weight-divisions and enforces the Unified Rules of Mixed Martial Arts . Dana White serves as the president of the UFC; Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta control its parent company, Zuffa, LLC . 1 Inspired by vale tudo tournaments in Brazil , the UFC and the sport of MMA have roots in the ancient Olympic combat sport of Pankration in 648 B.C. The UFC held its first competition in Denver , Colorado in 1993 . Showcasing fighters of different disciplines—including boxing , Brazilian jiu jitsu , wrestling , Muay Thai and ...
Chase Launches First National Advertising Campaign for Ultimate ...
Ultimate RewardsSM, Chase’s proprietary, world-class rewards program, today launched a new, dedicated national advertising campaign. The campaign is designed to showcase the endless possibilities and highlight the many everyday items, experiences and travel options provided by Ultimate Rewards from Chase. The three broadcast and five print creative executions showcase the breadth and quality of redemption options, as well as emphasize Ultimate Rewards’ core principles of value, flexibility, options and ease. Developed by mcgarrybowen, the campaign reinforces Chase’s commitment to create life-long, loyal ... market research, surveys and trends
Girl Guitar
Ladies, have you ever wanted to take up the guitar but felt intimidated by the thought of…gasp…playing and singing in front of someone…even the instructor? Well, have no fear! Mandy Rowden ’s “ Girl Guitar ” is here! When Rowden decided to take a small group of women, stick them in a sound-proof room, toss in some wine, some guitars and, oh what the heck, some more wine, she wasn’t sure what the result would be. The result is Girl Guitar - a safe, nurturing environment where women learn to play the guitar and sing, supported by friendship from the other ladies in the class. This program ... market research, surveys and trends


Super Bowl ads go for the funny bone - Jan. 22, 2006
NEW YORK ( - For many, the suspense leading up to Super Bowl XL in Detroit on Feb. 5 has nothing to do with which teams will make it to the big game but which big corporations will be advertising during it. Sources have said that Walt Disney ( Research )-owned ABC, which will be airing Super Bowl XL, is charging an average of $2.5 million for a 30-second spot, a new record, and that more than 90 percent of the available time has been sold. A spokeswoman for ABC Sports would not comment on pricing, how many spots are still available or who exactly will be advertising. She added that the network hoped to ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Go Humans Go… to the Web | Yahoo! Advertising Blog
How do you get across the idea that a century-old brand is even more relevant today than it was 100 years ago, and to an online audience? Quaker Oats worked with Yahoo! to reach consumers with that message, and found that online exposure led to better awareness—and more intent to buy—offline. The Challenge Almost everyone has heard of Quaker Oats. It’s one of the most venerable food brands in the United States, having registered its first trademark in 1877. But while Quaker Oats’ “Old Quaker” logo and its iconic oats canisters are easily recognizable symbols (in fact, according to the company, they have about 100 ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
VIDEO: DC Super-Heroes - The Ultimate Pop-Up Book
look at the Wonder Woman themed trailer for their upcoming "DC Super Heroes: The Ultimate Pop-Up Book," which will be released in fall 2010. In it, the book's designer Matther Reinhart discusses the processes behind adding the Amazonian princess to the book, both technical and otherwise, while giving hints at other characters included in the book. Official Press Release Little, Brown and Co. has acquired world rights to DC Super Heroes: The Ultimate Pop-Up Book, a stunning new DC Comics pop-up book by master paper engineer and avid DC Comics fan, Matthew Reinhart, it was announced today by Liza Baker, the ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
PEOPLE Summer Enrichment Showcase highlights students' work
On July 2, the middle school students of the PEOPLE program hosted their Summer Enrichment Showcase at the University of Wisconsin Memorial Union, a celebration of student knowledge and accomplishment at the conclusion of the three-week summer program. PEOPLE (Pre-College Enrichment Opportunity Program for Learning Excellence) is a year-round learning adventure that challenges and stimulates students who are considering a college education. The six-year program for students in the Madison Metropolitan School District begins the summer after sixth grade. The program provides an early introduction to college courses and career ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


The District [DISTRICT #] winners are then eligible for the ultimate competition , ... recognize and showcase [MARKET]'s best advertising creative talent. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Lesson Plan 2: Teaching About Slavery Through Newspaper Ads
Students will learn about the experiences of enslaved people and the attitudes of slave holders in antebellum North Carolina by analyzing a selection of advertisements related to slavery printed in the Carolina Watchman newspaper from Salisbury, NC in 1837. A lesson plan for grade 8 North Carolina History and high school United States history . LEARNING OUTCOMES: Students will enhance their understanding of antebellum North Carolina and U.S. history and the history of American slavery. Students will connect the past to the present by comparing advertisements from the nineteenth century to those in modern newspapers. technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Event Advertising Guide - Student Activities | UConn
Do you have an event or meeting coming up and you want to get the word out? Get information about how to advertise on campus and find links to those opportunities! The bulletin boards are located throughout the Student Union. Create a poster or flyer and bring 6 copies of it to the Information Center. Posters can stay up for a maximum of two weeks or until your event has ended (whichever comes first). Be sure that your organization is registered with Student Activities and that your organization name is on your poster. The Currents is a weekly publication for student organizations. It's filled with important information ...
Advertising: Account Planner Take Two, guerilla marketing tactics ...
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How did you dominate your market using Social Media including ...
Many people have already used clever ways to dominate their marketplace using social media and in particular Twitter and Facebook. Please share with Linkedin users your success stories in using those tools for enhancing your sales and marketing and PR. Vendors are welcome to add value to this discussion by sharing their success stories with clients. Thanks in advance for generously sharing your expertise! Here is an article to give you an idea: Links: Regards, Rami Kantari Here is a nice reading for you on the subject:Twitter Power, How to dominate ...