Monthly Archives: March 2013

Imagination Brings New Reality to Disney World Experience

When the new Walt Disney World opened in Florida in the 1970’s, it offered a new and creative way to make  waiting in line a better and more tolerable experience for visitors.  The once familiar long lines that ran for hundreds of feet around the corner and away from the attraction were replaced by lines […]

 

Are You Staying Ahead of Trend with Your Marketing Strategy?

With the ever changing field of digital technology and the ever increasingly savvy consumer, it is imperative that marketers stay focused on what techniques are working best and what strategies are showing signs of decay and obsolescence.  In a 2012 article in iMedia Connection, author Kent Lewis outlined seven strategies that were passé and obsolete.  […]

A Strategy of Assured Destruction

How is it that the vast majority advances in technology, cutting edge products and innovative concepts and designs are born, not from the giants or current industry leaders, but rather from outsiders, the bystanders of the great industries, who have neither the resources nor the obvious capability to make great advancements in technology, product develop […]

Junction Lends Agency Perspective to Financial Marketers’ Events Featuring Industry Leaders

The Journal of Financial Advertising and Marketing (JFAM) hosted back to back events in its JFAM:Live! series of financial marketer’s conferences in New York City, attracting leaders from the world’s largest financial brands to engage in sharing ideas and insights about their marketing efforts in 2013. Bill Wreaks, CEO of The Gramercy Institute, publishers of […]

Duane Reade: Not The Neighborhood Drug Store Anymore

For those who remember the traditional drug stores from the 1960’s, the new Duane Reade Drug Store, located at 40 Wall Street in New York City, has to be quite a shock to your traditional concept of a place where you can get your  prescription  filled or purchase some favorite toiletries and tooth paste. It […]

Junction CEO To Speak on Creating Better Customer Experiences on Panel at Two-Part Financial Marketers’ Conference

This week, Junction Creative Solutions (Junction) CEO Julie Gareleck is slated to represent her firm at two important financial marketing industry events in New York City. The Journal of Financial Advertising and Marketing (JFAM) is presenting back-to-back days encouraging the top minds in strategic financial media to share best practices and promote thought leadership. First […]

BYOD – Power to the People

In recent years, companies have been effectively mobilizing clients and colleagues to participate in the marketing conversation. Through this kind of ambassadorship, businesses are more effectively spreading B2B brand messages via various peer-to-peer (P2P) techniques. Because of this trend, as mobile continues to explode, it has been reinvigorating B2B efforts, with more of these brand-carrying […]

Junction Creative Solutions Unveils Brand Refresh

Atlanta-based strategic agency Junction Creative Solutions (Junction) unveils a refreshed brand, reflecting its new creative direction. Junction was motivated to enhance its brand look to showcase the breadth of capabilities and experience of the agency. “The Junction brand has certainly matured since we started in 2009,” says Julie Gareleck, CEO & Managing Partner, Junction. “We recognize […]

Drawing the Lines on Graph

After a few short months of anticipation since its initial announcement, the live rollout of Facebook’s new Graph Search is now just on the horizon. Billed as the latest in a long line of ‘next big things’ that rarely make too big a splash, Graph Search is actually generating quite a bit of actual buzz. […]