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Americana Music Association


PR NEWS: With a shared goal of lifting up the works of today's musicians and singer-songwriters, Tipp City, Ohio-based digital marketing and artist management firm Trebius Promotions recently announced their new membership with the non-profit Americana Music Association (AMA).

Jody Collup


LANSDALE, Pa. /Advertising & Marketing News/ -- NEWS: Global DMS, a leading provider of Web-based compliant valuation management SaaS, announced that its vice president of marketing, Jody Collup, has been honored by National Mortgage Professional Magazine on its 'Top 25 Most Connected Mortgage Professionals' list.

Market Research - Strategic Data Services for US Businesses


According to a market research study announced this month from Insight Research Corporation, the study projects that the aggregate market for a key group of data services will grow two to three times the rate for basic transport services over the next five years. Insight's newly-released market analysis report, "Strategic Data Services for US Businesses: IP VPNs, Ethernet, Cloud, and Hosting Services, 2013-2018" includes full segment details for U.S. wireline data services...

Kelly Weppler


INTERVIEW: Getting a B2B marketing campaign started can be daunting, and many marketing experts have adopted the so-called "duct tape marketing" program created by John Jantsch to provide key focus implementations for their clients. Kelly Weppler is the owner and founder of WH & Associates, an inbound marketing agency that works with business-to-business (B2B) companies to "enhance their online presence, to generate leads, and to design a complete customer experience that helps their clients stand out from their competitors."

Phillips MediaSource


Phillips Productions, Inc., a leader in television program development and HD video production located in Texas, recently announced a re-branding effort and has changed...

Voiceover Talent Marketplace


NEWS: For the past decade, London, Ontario based has helped advertising industry professionals connect when seeking voiceover talent, and voice actors. It's also become a top destination for those seeking to make a living by promoting their voice acting abilities for projects ranging from animation, to TV spots and PSAs, to documentary and feature film work.

New Home Nexus


NEWS: Construction industry marketing veteran Elliot Light recently announced his formation of New Home Nexus, a marketing, sales and advertising firm that "will connect buyers and builders." From initial due diligence to final sale, New Home Nexus will serve homebuilders, investors, asset managers and financial institutions throughout Southern California.



NEWS: Boston-based financial services marketing firm Truebridge, Inc. recently announced that they have hired Ken Wells as EVP of Relationship Marketing. Wells will head up a new unit that helps financial institutions maximize the power of their retail organization to drive more revenue from multiple business lines.

Food Finders, Inc


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.



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.

Insight Research Corporation


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.

Kathryn Kendell


CINCINNATI, Ohio /Advertising Industry Newswire/ -- ProSource, a regional leader in business solutions for variable data printing, and improving mission critical business processes, recently announced that Kathryn Kendell has joined its executive team as Vice President of Marketing.

Beth Thompson


ATLANTA, Ga. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ -- Beth Thompson has joined CMI as Vice President, Qualitative Research. Thompson brings a 20-year track record of successfully conducting highly complex domestic and global marketing research with a focus on the pharmaceuticals and life sciences industries. CMI Research is a leader in marketing research services and insight.

Derek Thomas


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.

Documax 5380


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

CMI Research


ATLANTA, Ga. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ -- At the PMRG National Annual Conference March 10-12 in Maryland, Pfizer and CMI Research will present: "Engaging Stakeholders with A Story - 3 Tips to Improve Research Reporting." The presentation will be based on actual results of a recent study conducted of mothers of children with a medical condition to evaluate opportunities for a medication.

Music producer Loren Weisman


CAMP HILL, Pa. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ -- This week, at the 17th Annual Millennium Music Conference (MMC) in Camp Hill, Pa., recording industry veteran and noted music producer Loren Weisman will lead the discussion: "The State of The Record Deal in 2013: Myths vs. Reality." Exploring what really works with up and coming bands, and solo music artists, beyond the hype.

Orange Leap, Texas


DALLAS, Texas /Advertising Industry Newswire/ -- Matt McCabe from Pursuant will present a live webcast with Orange Leap, titled "I Have A Dream: The Importance of Vision At Every Donor Level" on Feb. 14, 2013. Simply put, donors give to a vision that stirs their philanthropic passion.

Insight Research Corporation


MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ -- According to a market analysis report announced this month from INSIGHT Research, "The global financial services industry...

Massey Consulting


RALEIGH, N.C. /Advertising Industry Newswire/ -- Accounting software specialist, Massey Consulting continues its educational marketing for CPAs webcast series with the session "5 Ways to Get More Likes on Your Facebook Page" presented by Randy Vaughn, principal of Marketing Twins. The session is appropriate for all audiences: CPAs, nonprofit organizations and commercial business and CPE credit will be available for CPAs attending the session.