Deep Creatives Gain Edge with Marlin Network University
The foodservice marketing agency deep announced that its new endeavor, Marlin Network University (MNU), has been launched. Committed to the latest food market research, design, branding and interactive marketing breakthroughs, deep employees attend MNU for continued education. See the News Release
Food Communications Agency Thriving on ESOP and Open-Book Management Model
The persuasive advertising group deep is seeing measurable results since launching an Employee Stock Option Plan. They have embraced the business model explored in “The Great Game of Business” that focuses on open-book management and complete transparency for all employees. See the News Release
Deep Expands Retail Food Marketing Expertise with Versatile New Account Executive
Drew Kifer, the new food marketing expert at deep, has experience with persuasive advertising that is both well rounded and long running. Among his accomplishments are the impactful results he produced for Clorox during his five years with the company. See the News Release
Deep Launches Responsive Website for Nestlé
Professional MINOR’S Brand
Known for expertise in food communications, deep puts responsive design skills to use while developing the new MINOR’S microsite, which resizes for an optimal user experience on any device. See the News Release
Foodservice Marketing Agency Gains New Senior Art Director
Preston Brigham, the experienced advertising art director, has a passion for illustration and typography and has produced impressive results from his previous work on campaigns for well-known food brands including Krispy Kreme and Sonic Drive-In. See the News Release
Deep Announces Exciting New Partnership To Serve Clients
After years leading award-worthy campaigns featuring food print ads and innovative foodservice marketing techniques, deep senior management members Valeri Lea and Dan Stewart accept partnerships. This is exciting news for deep’s clients, as the move further ensures the two will lead the company well into the future. See the News Release
Deep Unveils Winning Concept for the Fireworks Over America Product Branding & Packaging Design Challenge
As part of Marlin Network, deep has collaborated on the Fireworks Over America campaign for several years. To inspire even more break through concepts, Marlin Network created a design challenge, and Senior Art Director Mike Dockery’s design was selected as the winning concept. The reward was the opportunity to attend an exchange at another TAAN agency in Singapore, the Netherlands, or Montreal; Dockery chose to visit the Splash agency in Singapore. See the News Release
Marlin Network Announces Membership into Global Transworld Advertising Agency Network
Marlin Network is proud to announce their membership into the Transworld Advertising Agency Network (TAAN)—one of the world’s oldest, largest and most successful networks of carefully selected independent advertising agencies. Through TAAN membership Marlin Network expects to support their clients in the areas of global exposure, global coverage, and in-market assistance as they help to globalize their brands. See the News Release
Marlin Network Breakfast Forward
In this industry, if you’re not two steps ahead, you’re behind. On Saturday, May 5, Marlin Network is celebrating our clients, suppliers, and friends who set the pace for foodservice thinking at our annual breakfast at the Art Institute of Chicago. The event, called Breakfast Forward, will be a gathering place for forward thinkers to get a jump on the show with some of the best food and best food thinking they’ll consume all day.
The Alchemedia Project Shares on Social
Sheri Austin, Managing Parter at The Alchemedia Project, spoke about the use of social media in B2B marketing at the FohBoh Social Media Conference. After sharing her experiences, insights and "what-if" possibilities, she mingled with co-socialites in foodservice marketing and advertising.
Marlin Network Speaks at Share Like Buy Millennial Conference
Phil Daniels, Doug Austin and Michael Stelzer of the Marlin Network recently attended and participated in the Share Like Buy conference in San Francisco, a conference focused strictly on the elusive Millennial consumer and how they react, interact and behave with brands. During the conference, they shared their thoughts on “Capturing the Millennials Share of Stomach” and then hung out with friends from Facebook, Frito Lay, Mtv, Sony Music, Six Flags, Sonic and NPD Crest.
FoodIQ Published Several Articles Lately
The folks at FoodIQ have been busy reading, writing and sharing lately, and have been published as a result. Recent opinions, such as Marquee Chefs Gaining Momentum in the Fast Casual Segment, and commentary over some of the hottest trends in foodservice, like Scratch Cooking Making Its Way onto Menus, can be found at FastCasual.com. Or an easier way to find all of the recent articles: foodiq.net.
FoodIQ wins Vendor of the Year from Checkers
FoodIQ joined the ranks of Tyson, Coca-Cola and Carter-Hoffman in a recent award ceremony, being honored as the 2010 Vendor of the Year for Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. A great honor and partnership, earned over many, many servings of burgers, fries and swirls of soft serve ice cream.
The Alchemedia Project Wins Big
For the second year in a row, Procter & Gamble Professional recognized The Alchemedia Project as part of a cross-functional Tide Professional Team with the North American HHC Best Multi-Brand Scale Catalyst Award! Their efforts included PGP's first-ever mobile website and a variety of digital communication touch points.