A History Lesson

Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846. John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946. Abraham Lincoln was elected President in 1860. John F. Kennedy was elected President in 1960. Both… Continue reading

“Serenity, Abundance, and Contentment”

OGILVY & MATHER THE LEARNING YEARS: David Mackenzie Ogilvy was born in West Horsley, England, on June 23, 1911. He was educated at Fettes College in Edinburgh and at Christ Church, Oxford (although… Continue reading

Caution on wild fires

Steve Jobs’ Perception Of The World

Starbucks Company

Starbucks Company Timeline  1971 Starbucks opens first store in Seattle’s Pike Place Market.  1982 Howard Schultz joins Starbucks as director of retail operations and marketing. Starbucks begins providing coffee to fine restaurants and espresso bars. … Continue reading

The Panerai Luminor

Officine Panerai, a storied Italian watchmaker that in recent years has emerged as one of the most sought-after brands in the industry (and is characterized by its fiercely loyal following of collectors and… Continue reading

The Cigar

I HAVE ALWAYS BEEN MARVELLED AT THE ART OF THE CIGAR. THE PLEASURE OF ENJOYING A FINE CIGAR IS A UNIQUE AND PERSONAL MOMENT WITH AN EXCEPTIONAL BRANDY. THE WORD “CIGAR” ORIGINATED FROM SIKAR,… Continue reading

Check-In App Forecast Runs Out Of Money And Will Shut Down On July 1

With the growth of more location-based mobile apps, there is some inevitable shakedown, too: the latest of these is that check-in service Forecast will be shutting down its app and website, effective July 1, because… Continue reading

Successful mobile messaging

Mobiles are personal devices and by invading this space with untargeted ads marketers risk cutting consumers off permanently. According to the most recent IAB study the UK’s mobile ad spend had increased to… Continue reading

ONLINE MEDIA POKER EVENT BENEFITS CHILD WELFARE

26 November 2007, Johannesburg, South Africa – Key players in the Online Media industry have battled it out on the poker tables in a betting-bout to benefit the winner’s charity of choice. Thursday the 8th… Continue reading