Via Adweek: In this changing TV landscape, marketers are still unsure how people are seeing their messages, at least until Nielsen completes its total audience measurement rollout in March, but they now have a way to track all visual and verbal mentions of their brands on television. Media measurement company iQ Media has released a… Continue reading [ADVERTISING]#INSIGHT:VIDEO ANALYTICS IS NOW ON TV, IQ MEDIA CAN NOW TRACK EACH TIME A BRAND IS SHOWN OR MENTIONED. TAKE A LOOK:
ICYMI here is a roundup of all the behavioral science behind the movement that elected Donald Trump president… Nostalgia bias: humans have an innate bias of remembering the past as having been better than it truly was. There are several neuroscience studies that link the same parts of the brain that remember the past… Continue reading [EXCERPTS]#ARTICLE: THE PSYCHOLOGY BEHIND DONALD TRUMP’S WINNING STRATEGY BY CHRISTOPHER GRAVES; OGLIVY & MATHERS PR.
American Apparel is seeking bankruptcy protection for the second time in just over a year, unable to find its footing in a shifting retail landscape and after a contentious fight for control with company founder Dov Charney. Canada’s Gildan Activewear is buying the American Apparel brand, notorious for sexually provocative ad campaigns, for $66 million.… Continue reading [BRANDS]#ACQUISITION: AMERICAN APPAREL JUST FILED FOR BANKRUPCY AND GILDAN ACTIVEWEAR CANADA WANTS TO BUY IT.
Ace Comedian and Airtel Brand ambassador Akpororo and his wife, Josephine celebrated their first wedding anniversary yesterday; November 14, 2016. He took to his Instagram page to express his love and appreciation for his lovely wife and fans. “My world, my all in one. Thank you for coming into my life, thank you for your… Continue reading [CELEBS]#ENEWS: AKPORORO AND WIFE CELEBRATES FIRST WEDDING ANNIVERSARY.
The Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN) has concluded plans to stage the 11th edition of its annual creative award, “LAIF – Lagos Advertising and Ideas Festival Awards”. Mr Ikechi Odigbo The Awards Dinner is scheduled to hold as follows on Saturday, December 3,… Continue reading [ADVERTISING]#AWARDS: LAIF AWARDS 2016 GETS A DECEMBER 3RD DATE.
Donald Trump’s ugly comments about women — calling them “dogs,” “fat pigs,” and so on — have been much discussed during the 2016 presidential campaign. He’s said enough sexist things that some of Hillary Clinton’s attack ads have simply replayed his own words . But for the first time, a new Clinton ad is… Continue reading [AD CAMPAIGN]#TVC: HILARY CLINTON’S NEW AD WEIGHS IN ON DONALD TRUMP’S LEWD COMMENTS | WHAT HE SAID.WATCH AD:
END VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN, THE GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP Child sexual abuse has become prevalent. In this light Verdant Seal decided to sensitize the public about the results of sexual abuse which could be unwanted pregnancy and depression amongst a host of others, hence the use of an adult who by his stance should be playing with… Continue reading [PRINT ADs]#ADOFTHEWEEK: END SEXUAL VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN; THE GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP BY VERDANT SEAL NIGERIA WITH SUSAN BENNETT (VOICE OF SIRI).
To connect with target audience and ensure maximum returns from advertising spend, Airtel Nigeria’s Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Segun Ogunsanya, has called on advertising practitioners to pay close attention to digital advertising. Mr Segun Ogunsanya CEO Airtel Nigeria. Ogunsanya, who spoke at the just concluded 2016 ADVAN Awards for marketing excellence held last… Continue reading [AWARDS]#ADVAN2016: INDOMIE, AIRTEL WIN BIG AT ADVAN AWARDS 2016 AS AIRTEL CEO URGES AGENCY TO PAY ATTENTION TO DIGITAL ADVERTISING.
A fast rising brand is seeking a qualified individual as Strategy and Business Development Manager. This position reports to the Marketing and Communications Manager Responsibilities include but are not limited to: – Manage and execute a portfolio of multiple fast paced, highly analytical platforms for sales reviews and strategic projects. – Effective management of companies… Continue reading [VACANCY!]#CLASSIFIEDADs: ORANGE ACADEMY IS LOOKING FOR A BRAND AND BUSINESS MANAGER FOR AN AGENCY; DETAILS. APPLY:
White House hopeful Hillary Clinton said the mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner “raises questions and concerns” and merits further study. AT&T and Time Warner, home of CNN and HBO, have said the $108.7 billion deal will benefit consumers as they gird for anti-trust challenges from politicians and regulators. But they will face tough… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING: HILARY CLINTON EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER MONOPOLY IN AT&T / TIME WARNER MERGER. DONALD TRUMP SAYS HE’LL TERMINATE THE DEAL IF ELECTED AS PRESIDENT. READ:
Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, has debunked report in the social media that N3.4 billion was budgeted for the national reorientation campaign “Change Begins With Me.” The minister spoke on Friday in Asaba at the opening of the National Council on Information. He said that the report was a ruse and a… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING: HONOURABLE LAI MOHAMMED DEBUNKS N3.4BILLION BUDGET FOR NATIONAL REORIENTATION CAMPAIGN.
Few days after the Coke Company launched Coca-Cola lime in Romania, Coke has launched the new limited-edition “world first” ginger flavoured beverage to their soft drink stable. The new fizzy drink, which basically tastes like Coke mixed with ginger beer , hopes to spur sales during summer — after the marketing team at Coca-Cola South… Continue reading [BRANDS]#ACTIVATION: COCA-COLA LAUNCHES ‘COKE-GINGER’ IN AUSTRALIA AMIDST MIXED REACTIONS.