NEWS: Food Finders, Inc. of Signal Hill, California, recently announced it won selection this year of the Neotrope 2013 J.L. Simmons NonProfit PR Grant award. Food Finders is celebrating an important milestone this year. As of April of this year, Food Finders has reached a “100 million pounds of food rescued” milestone.
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DURANGO, Colo. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Insight Research’s newly-released market analysis report, “Managed Services in an IP World: Global Opportunities for Wireless and Wired Networks, 2013-2017″ says that While business spending on all telecommunications services is expected to grow in low single-digit percentages over the next five years, global spending on managed services is expected to grow at an annual compounded rate of 11.3 percent.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Catalysts Powering Educational Performance (CPEP) of Middletown, Connecticut recently announced it has been selected as a recipient of Neotrope’s 2013 J.L. Simmons NonProfit PR Grant award. With this commitment, Neotrope(R) will provide public relations support to CPEP over the next year to raise awareness around its programs and accomplishments.
BOONTON, N.J. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — The latest market research study from Insight Research, “Private Line and Wavelength Services, 2013-2017,” implies that the $35 billion U.S. private line services market is expected to decline one percent annually over the next five years, as the shift to packet-based services offsets demand for higher bandwidth private lines.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center has added Derek Thomas as Chief Strategy Officer and Managing Principal. Thomas brings to EPIC more than 25 years of progressive experience and leadership within insurance companies, brokerage firms, Internet and e-commerce companies, as well as the non-profit sector. EPIC is a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage.
CAMARILLO, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — AMT Datasouth Corporation has announeced their new Documax 5380 narrow carriage, serial dot matrix (SDM) printer. The Documax 5380 features the latest technology in motors, drivers and electronics and sets a new standard for cost of ownership and reliability. It is shipping now. SDM printing is favored for low-cost printing and product reliability and is especially favored for back office and inhospitable environments. The 5380 brings a modern implementation to this trusted technology
TORRANCE, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — California-based entertainment company, Neotrope, founded in 1983, recently announced its annual Nonprofit PR Grant Program for 2013. As in prior years, ten (10) U.S. based charitable non-profit “worthy causes” will receive in-kind grants totaling $50,000; including public relations, news dissemination and online marketing services, as part of the company’s 30th anniversary.
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — “This is one of the best times of years to implement music for business,” Ryan Santangelo, president of Dynamic Media LLC says. “Music influences behavior and affects mood and allows retailers and restaurant managers to set the most appropriate environment for its customers. Happy customers buy and come back for more.”
CORONA DEL MAR, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — J. McLeish PR, a public relations company that handles work for the San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board, was honored at the Inland Empire Public Relations Society’s Polaris Awards on Oct. 24. The Polaris Awards, signifying the highest standards of performance in the Inland Empire, celebrate outstanding public relations tactics and programs. J. McLeish Public Relations received a Capella Award for an Annual Report developed for the San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board.
DALLAS, Texas /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Orange Leap is sponsoring its latest webinar for those in the business of managing and marketing non-profit orgs: “Tap Into New Donations with Non-cash and Online Giving,” presented by Kevin Myers of iDonate and part of Orange Leap’s Shine Brighter Series webcasts for nonprofit organizations.
BOSTON, Mass. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Localization LLC Translations recently announced its newest location in Boston, Mass. at One Boston Place. This new location is the result of the expanding need for translation and language service in today’s challenging advertising, marketing, and business markets.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — The iconic Barker Hangar was the site, Saturday Sept. 15, 2012 for an evening of Music and Fashion as Audrey Magazine presented “Audrey’s Night Out 2012″ sponsored by 360 Jets. Production, creation, and brand integration was provided by DB3 Agency.
ORLANDO, Fla. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — A new software solutions, the KidWideWeb, is a platform that makes it impossible for kids to enter harmful Internet sites like pornography, suicide, gambling, self harm, and violence. Specifically, this internet security platform will keep kids from landing on sites not appropriate for their age, according to the start-up company, The Children’s Internet, who developed it with crowdfunding assistance.
MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — A new market research study released by the INSIGHT Research Corporation, “Telecommunications, IT, and Healthcare: Wireless Networks, Digital Healthcare and the Transformation of U.S. Healthcare, 2012-2017,” says that the hospitals, physicians, clinics, and insurance providers that make up U.S. healthcare system will be spending over $69 billion on telecommunications services over the next six years.
DAYTON, Ohio /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Award-winning marketing and technology strategy company, Crown, recently announced the addition of Pete Luongo to its Board of Advisors. Luongo is the prior President and CEO of the Berry Company and a well-known author. He brings to the board his rich business experience gained over his 33-year career.
NEW YORK, N.Y. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Announced this weeek, the new Voices Mobile App for iOS devices, will allow advertising industry talent booking agents to search the Voices.com database of over 75,000 voice talents, review price quotes and listen to custom auditions from their mobile devices.
ATLANTA, Ga. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — CMI, a full-service marketing research firm in Atlanta, has promoted Laura Winn from qualitative manager to vice president of client solutions. While Winn will continue to leverage her expertise in qualitative research, this new role will allow her to expand her strategic responsibility.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — The Pacific Pinball Museum (PPM) of Alameda, California has been chosen as a grant recipient for Neotrope’s 2012 Non-Profit PR Grants Program. This grant will help the Pacific Pinball Museum further its mission: To inspire an interest in science, art and history through pinball and to preserve and promote this important part of American culture.
NEW YORK, N.Y. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — The SKIM Group, an international market research agency, is kicking-off a new series of free educational webinars for the U.S. market this week. Each market-focused webinar is designed to provide marketers, researchers, and product brand managers with actionable insights they can put into practice in their own organizations.
SAN JOSE, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — GIS software and technology company, Online Image, recently announced the Geocoded Address Batch Processing Service for New Congressional District Matching. Specifically of interest to political organizations, campaign coordinators, and marketing efforts.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — National LTC Network member Long Term Care Associates (LTCA) recently became a finalist in the ‘Social Media Rockstars – Organizations’ category of SeniorHomes’ 2012 ‘Best Of The Web Awards.’ The contest identified some of the most valuable resources across the web for seniors, caregivers and industry professionals in 10 categories, and was judged by a panel of leading experts in the senior living industry.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Whether you call it publicity, media relations or hype, everybody needs it and John Scott G of California-based G-Man Marketing has been providing it for a decade. G and G-Man Marketing have created work for Verizon Wireless, Goodyear, Auto Club, General Dynamics, Shakey’s Pizza, Toyota of Orange, and more.
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — To support the premiere today of the anti-bullying documentary, ‘BULLY,’ Jackie Fame, Inc. (FAME), the leading kid/teen social network is joining forces with The Weinstein Company and MovieTickets.com. The PG-13 version of the anti-bullying documentary will open in 115 theaters.
ATLANTA, Ga. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — CMI’s Jean Fasching, today will present ‘Marketing Through Intermediaries: Simulated Conversations Put You In the Room’ during NewMR’s ‘Putting the ‘Qual’ in Qualitative Research’ Virtual Event, an international webinar series exploring leading edge qualitative research techniques.
MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — According to a new market research study, ‘Operations Support Systems, 2011-2016,’ telecommunications network operators worldwide are forecasted to increase their investment in OSS at a compounded rate of 5.9 over the next five years, and will exceed $67 billion in 2016, according to the new report by Insight Research.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — E’shee Clinical Esthetic announced a new skin care product based on a combination of stem cell and infrared nanotechnology. It is the most potent skin care formula that combines gene therapy (FGF-1 peptide) and Far Infrared Powder (FIR) to rejuvenate and restore the beauty of damaged or aging skin. This new Elixir of Life Serum helps to activate the body’s stem cells to repair damaged tissue and skin regeneration.
AUSTIN, Texas /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — B2B Marketing Strategist, and Authorized Duct Tape Marketing Consultant, Dawn Westerberg will be presenting “Adding Google+ To Your Marketing Mix” for members of The Association of Strategic Marketing on Thursday, March 15, 2012. Westerberg believes that the integration between Google+ and other widely used Google applications, services and tools such as Gmail, Google Places, Chrome and Blogger, to name just a few, create a convenient and powerful platform for B2B marketers and business.
SKIPPACK, Pa. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — A new advertising and award product launched by entrepreneur Shane McGinley has become a “slam dunk” for new product launches. The Mini Backboard is a highly detailed “mint-like” mini basketball backboard that looks so amazingly real, but only smaller. The Mini Backboard can be laser engraved to create one of the most exciting and unique achievement/recognition awards in the industry. Its original design makes it easy to hang on any wall for display.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Jackie Fame, Inc., which bills itself as the “kid/teen social network,” a Facebook(TM) alternative for kids and teens, announced this month the launch of its FAME 2.0 social network. The Company also continues to expand its Jackie Fame brand with the national retail launch of the “FAMEbody” personal care and cosmetic lines, and “BrandFAME” apparel lines.
TORRANCE, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Los Angeles-based Neotrope®, a public relations, advertising and marketing firm established in 1983, has announced the recipients of their Non-Profit PR Grants Program for 2012. This year’s 10 recipients, selected from over 300 applicants, will receive approximately $50,000 total in pro bono services.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — With the end of the world “scheduled” to take place later this year, Los Angeles-based G-Man Marketing is partnering with its entertainment industry services clients to offer special reduced rates in public relations, song writing, audio mixing and mastering, radio advertising, graphic design, live music promotion, music distribution, newswire services and more.
AUSTIN, Texas /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — B2B Marketing Strategist Dawn Westerberg, was a guest speaker at the Texas Association of Certified Public Accountants (TACPA) Winter Meeting. In her session “CPAs and Social Media,” Westerberg identified areas where Social Media can benefit small CPA firms, and single person firms in much the same way that networking and word of mouth referrals can benefit professionals.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — FixNation, a non-profit organization offering free spaying and neutering of stray and feral cats in the greater Los Angeles area, gains jockey Eswan Flores as a sponsor. Flores wanted to give back to the non-profit that worked to control the cat population at the Los Alamitos Race Course where he began his horse-racing career; so he decided to sponsor them.
NEW YORK, N.Y. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Jonas Music Services this week announced its first ‘Worst Press Kit Contest’ for 2012, with one selected winner receiving a custom designed press kit package worth $700. To improve on musician marketing gone bad, the winner will be awarded a custom designed, tri-fold kit printed on glossy cardstock and coordinating CD face to accompany the kit (CD duplication not included).
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — VOICE began as an idea to bring the fragmented world of voiceover talent together and has developed into the world’s largest and only international voiceover convention. For 2012, Voices.com, an online marketplace connecting businesses with voice actors, is pleased to announce their sponsorship of VOICE 2012 – The VoiceOver International Creative Experience.
TORRANCE, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Neotrope announced it has expanded the deliverables of its 2012 Non-Profit PR Grants Program. All recipients of the 2012 program will now also receive up to $2,500 in additional services; specifically free online text and banner advertising on Neotrope(R) News Network sites.
KIRKLAND, Wash. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — The 3in4 Association recently added seven new members to its advisory board, and received increased support from two insurance carriers: John Hancock, an existing member of the organization, and Genworth, which provided sponsorship of a meaningful consumer study. The goal of the campaign is to warn Americans about a looming problem. The majority will be affected at some point by long-term care needs of themselves or a close family member, says Mark Goldberg.
MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — According to the latest market study from Insight Research, business spending on all telecommunications services is expected to grow in single-digit percentages over the next six years, and global spending on managed services is expected to grow at an annual compounded rate of 14.7 percent over the period.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — California-based PR firm, Neotrope, announced this month its latest annual Non-Profit PR Grants Program for 2012. The firm is again donating more than $25,000 in free public relations and news distribution services to worthy U.S.-based non-profit and charitable organizations.
MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Insight Research Corp.’s new market analysis study, “The Mobile Workforce and Enterprise Applications, 2011-2016,” takes a close look at the most important enterprise applications accessible from various mobile devices including smartphones, tablets, and sensors. The report then segments the findings into eight vertical industry classifications and presents the data for the U.S. as well as four global regions.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Seeking to provide an ‘unparalleled user experience’ and American made product offerings, New Jersey based Magnets.com has announced its newest service division: American Business Card Magnets (ABCM).
NEW YORK, N.Y. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ — Soffe, a leading active wear apparel brand, has introduced a new men’s clothing line, XT46; short for ‘Extreme Training since 1946.’ The new collection, inspired by the all-American hero, is in celebration of Soffe’s long history supporting the U.S. military.