Category: Board Directors

PITCHING TO WIN AMAZING CLIENTS & BRANDS

What separates the winners from the losers when pitching a great client if you are an Advertising Agency? There are several key factors why clients most commonly don’t hire an agency after the pitch! Here is a great summary of the best tips I can share after 25 years of …

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BIG VS. SMALL?

  Having worked for Multinational Advertising Agencies in Manhattan, San Francisco, Sydney, Australia, Wellington, NZ, Taipei, Taiwan, etc. as well as small independent agencies –  I have experienced the Pro’s and Con’s in both big and small agency  environments. When I began my career in advertising, I viewed working at Multinational Ad …

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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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‘NOT MY PRESIDENT’ – IS NOT ONE OF MY CORE VALUES

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc. www.touchpoint.best , or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver   I truly believe ‘core values’ are critical for every Board, CEO or POTUS to have. In fact, I recently wrote an article entitled: “10 Core values …

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How to create a meaningful and purpose-driven Client / Agency Partnership

By Geoff De Weaver,  CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver, Inc., http://geoffdeweaver.com/ and http://touchpoint.best/   I have often been asked, what elements are required to create the ideal and purposeful client-agency partnership; so I thought I would share my thoughts, advice on how to build a meaningful, strong relationship filled with …

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Startups are just better students of History than today’s REGRESSED Fortune 500’s

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Touchpoint Entertainment Inc. http://geoffdeweaver.com/   As a pioneer in the Internet Marketing space since 1994/95 and working in San Francisco from 1998, it seems to me, that the last decade of my life has been like a bad rerun of “Ground Hog …

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