For the second year in a row, Nathan Hanks, CEO and Founder of Music Audience Exchange, was named as one of Billboard's Branding Power Players –an elite list of 83 individuals at the forefront of marketing with music.
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Can you find your next 5,000 customers? An IAB report about the shift toward a direct-to-consumer economy advised marketers to do just that, because as IAB President Randall Rothenberg put it: “Big brands are being nibbled to death.”
Last month, a few of us headed to the South of France to attend Cannes Lions. While the week consisted of a lot of running up and down the Croisette to get to meetings, trying desperately to stay cool, and sipping plenty of rosé, we also managed to collect a ton of great memories this year.
We were in Chicago last week for the ANA Brand Activation Conference. The conference showcased companies in a variety of industries who are strategically driving business results through brand activations;
Having closely followed the monumental shifts in the music, media and marketing industries over the last few years, there's no doubt that 2018 will mark the most rapid acceleration yet in the convergence of these spaces.
It's kind of crazy to imagine why anyone would pay $300 to spend three straight days in 90 degree weather. What compels a person to stand on their feet for 30 hours over the course of a single weekend?