Happy Trails Don Imus

Happy Trails Don Imus

Tomorrow, March 29th, the sun will set on the career of Don Imus. I’ve been a Don Imus fan since the day he first cracked the mic on WNBC in New York in 1971. My buddy Fred and I used to listen to the I-Man on 66-WNBC during our morning commute to New York Tech...
How Facebook Marketing Influences THIS Consumer.

How Facebook Marketing Influences THIS Consumer.

I recently read a post on Hubspot titled “9 Proven Tactics of a Successful Local Facebook Marketing Strategy.” The post outlines some Facebook marketing strategies that local businesses can use to drive traffic. After reading this post,  I stopped and...
The Latino Listener: How Do Hispanics Tune In To The Radio?

The Latino Listener: How Do Hispanics Tune In To The Radio?

From la música to las noticias, Hispanic American adults are avid radio listeners. In fact, 97% of this population tunes in each week. And since 2011, the weekly national Hispanic radio audience has grown 11% (from 36.5 million to 40.4 million). This increase in radio...
Advertising Media Winners and Losers for Q2

Advertising Media Winners and Losers for Q2

The one-line summary… WINNERS: radio, digital and outdoor. LOSERS: magazines, TV and newspapers. A report issued by Kantar Media shows that although Q2 media spending on platforms they track contracted by 3.9% overall, ad spending on radio and search grew....
Using Copyrighted Music in Commercials: The Facts.

Using Copyrighted Music in Commercials: The Facts.

Every once in a while, a client asks us to use a popular, current or classic song as a music bed in a TV or radio commercial we’re producing for them. Our answer is always NO. Not because we’re difficult, but because we know copyright law. The use of...