“In the old days of Virtual Reality,” is not a phrase that many people can use. But there was a first wave of VR, and some of the challenges we faced then are only now being overcome.
As ad people, we look forward to S#%*@ B$&! commercials. No, that’s not a typo or error in the code—we just don’t underestimate trademark laws. Anyway, we enjoy the competition of the commercials so much that we made it a game everyone can play.
Two weeks into my internship, I had the luxury of speaking with Kelly Mullinax, an Account Supervisor at TBE, one on one. As we sat in Kelly’s office and spoke about work, future goals and a variety of aspirations, I managed to ask a pressing question on my mind.
Saying Merry Christmas seems easy enough.
But, just like with any communication, too many objectives can make
even the simplest holiday greeting not so simple.
Welcome Pet Brand Marketers to Millennial Training 101. At Trone Brand Energy, we understand that millennials can be a challenging breed of shoppers to reach. We’ve put together a series of training videos to help your brand answer common questions, including: How do you get a millennial to come when they’re called?
As college students who wanted to gain hands-on experience in the advertising industry, we all came in to our first day at Trone Brand Energy nervous and excited about what our summer internship would hold. What would we be doing? Would we meet new people and learn new things? Or would we simply get coffee and sit in a cubicle bored all day?
Here’s yet another article about marketing to Millennials. You already know they use social media. An article from the Wall Street Journal shows that Millennials spend almost 8 hours a day using social media. What you may not know is that one of the biggest mistakes in marketing is lumping Millennials into one big category.
When I walked into Trone Brand Energy (TBE) in January for the first day of my internship in Account Planning, I was nervous, excited and optimistic. Would this advertising agency in High Point, NC be a good fit? Would I get to work on diverse accounts and be a part of the company culture?
When it comes to canine owners, they can be as different as the breeds they care for. While some are highly involved and very attentive to what’s going on in their dog’s lives, others prefer to care from a distance. These dog owners come in all varieties and are grouped into four main categories.
The days of veterinarians ruling supremely over pet medications are over. In a recent study with partner Brakke Consulting Inc., we learned that more than 20% of human pharmacists are filling CVM approved pet prescriptions.
Devils Backbone Brewing Company is nestled deep in the mountains of northern Virginia. Their backyard is like something out of a painting—picturesque and beautiful. Their beer is inspired by traditional German brewing techniques mixed with a flair for the experimental. The personality of their people is all adventure.
Just like their curious, furry feline pets, not all cat owners are alike. Some are heavily involved in their cats' lives, while others simply feel their cats can fend for themselves. These cat owners range from highly attached caretakers to laissez-faire pet owners and are grouped into four main categories. Want a deeper look into...