Verizon’s Real Brand Ambassadors

Verizon’s Real Brand Ambassadors

Photo: CaptivationMedia.com A shared goal of every marketer toiling in the social spheres is to identify and amplify the voices of their brands’ most passionate advocates. The process of finding, anointing and catalyzing online brand ambassadors has evolved over the years after a rocky start. In the pre-Twitter and Facebook era, one cruise line “listened […]

Friday’s Video Views

Friday’s Video Views

Intel’s Paper Chase, Digitally Rendered I remember working with Intel in the nascent days of the Pentium chip. Our challenge was to convince consumers (i.e., prospective PC owners) that processing power mattered. My, have we come a long way as this video from Intel demonstrates. (via mashable) Fox Digital Guy in Recline Glad to see […]

Coaxed to Fiber

Coaxed to Fiber

So it’s official. My former colleague, the prolific Twitterer and digital pundit Max Kalehoff, has officially made the switch. Here’s the first public announcement (via Twitter): maxkalehoff It’s official. Cablevision is disconnected and now on Verizon FIOS fiberoptic Internet/TV/phone, $99/mnth (vs Cablevision $140 mediocrity) Matters little that Cablevision reportedly is winning the war to capture […]

Let Freedom Ring

Let Freedom Ring

Boy, am I glad I didn’t take Vonage’s “insider” offer to buy its stock at the IPO price of between $16-$18 a share! The stock closed at $3 on Friday. Thank you very much, Verizon. As a Vonage customer, I’m generally pleased by the service — except of course when the phone dies and I […]