Category: Big Data

5 Universal Marketing Principles

Over the last 25 years of marketing in various cities in numerous countries, over hundreds of different brands – one question that I have been repeatedly asked by Clients and Marketers is – What are the 5 most basic ways to succeed in Marketing and Advertising today?’ I was asked …

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The Battle of Titans: Amazon, Google, Facebook and Apple

  Having first moved to San Francisco in 1999, I can vividly recall the early days of Internet Marketing and Advertising. From the days of Amazon specializing in books, Google competing in the search engine space, Apple was a computer company and Facebook was kicking off at Harvard University. Those …

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Fish where the fish are…

Having spent almost three decades on building independent and international advertising, direct and digital agencies, driving business development and new business – I would like to share some of my business philosophies and how to succeed in new business, driving revenue, improving EBITDA and strategic thinking in 2017. In fact, …

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What’s your EXIT Strategy?

First and foremost, I have always thought and planned about what I will do if I build a successful business and always develop an Exit Plan built into my original business plan and strategies. I quickly learned over the years working in New York, San Francisco and globally, an exit …

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My 2017 New Year’s Business Resolutions

The most successful and ambitious people I know today, all step toward their goals but not with a singular step. Each step or discipline is not a singular discipline or move. Each project is not a singular project. The most successful people today, see  that everything they do—and every detail, …

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Why New Business is CRITICAL in 2017 and Beyond

With today’s clients demanding more data, better targeting, more accountability, better customer experiences and demanding cost-effective new business results for their brands and companies. How is your client/agency relationship traveling into 2017? Does your advertising or branding agency help you improve and simplify your marketing and new business needs and …

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WANT MORE NEW BUSINESS, INFLUENCE, HIGHER PROFITS & REVENUE in 2017? (Part 2)

Following on from Part 1 of my last article, where I was talking about driving new business in January 2017 (Q1 2017), this final quarter 2016 – all CEO’s, Boards and new Business Director’s certainly know if they are going to hit 2016 numbers or not. BUT, for those of …

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Planning for Global Marketing & Advertising Success – a ‘Local Touch’

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc. http://touchpoint.best/, or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver   I thought I would reflect and share some of my thoughts on some of the global campaigns and brands I have worked with over the last two decades. As …

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Analyze the Past to Prepare for Success in the Future

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc., or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver   I firmly believe that the most successful people today are people that studying the past, review history, fail, get back up and improve a few degrees everyday. In …

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Rituals & Routines you MUST adopt for success today

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc. http://touchpoint.best/, or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver   I am a firm believer that daily, rituals, powerful mindsets, and real-world actionable habits make the difference between success or otherwise. As I have written in the past I have …

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