Creative Outdoor Brand Advertisements

When it comes to an outdoor brand, like Patagonia or L.L. Bean, there are a lot of creative options for advertising their products. Starting out with traditional outdoor advertising, outdoor brands can put a creative spin on billboards to stand out on the road. Continue Reading



How to Create a Successful Marketing Internship Program

It’s no secret that good relationships have a stable foundation of equity and trust. These relationships can span from the confines of a boardroom to the comforts of your own home. The partnership your company forms with its interns should be no different. initiate-it has operated an internship program since our inception in 2011, but we watched it spread its wings wide in 2016, after placing some formality behind our process.

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Most Creative Fashion Ads of 2018

Fashion advertising is an interesting section of the market, because how do you properly advertise not just a product, but advertise a brands aesthetic? And more specifically, their aesthetic for that particular season? It can often be difficult for fashion brands to change their advertising from season to season just enough so that it keeps the target market engaged but doesn’t deviate too far from their brand identity.

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Get Creative With Your Outdoor Advertising

Outdoor advertising is everywhere. We’re used to it. When you drive on a highway, it would be weird not to see billboards flanking the road. When you’re standing at a bus stop or in the subway, it would be strange not to see the face of your local lawyer or insurance agent on the walls. Does that mean that outdoor advertising is a waste of time? It no longer interrupts our experience and isn’t that the point of advertising? Continue Reading



The Delicate Balance of Influencer Marketing and their Relationship in the Advertising Industry

With the rise of social media and the massive online followings that celebrities and industry experts can cultivate, influencer marketing has become an increasingly popular advertising strategy over the last several years. This tactic has not only gained traction because it is viable – in many instances, it has been overwhelmingly effective. Continue Reading



Top Ads of the Winter Games

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Every two years, the world is treated to a spectacle of the greatest athletes alive, sporting, sweating, and striving for glory with their respective countries cheering at their backs. However, athletes are not the only ones competing during these elite international competitions – sponsors and advertisers are in a contest with the ultimate prize being viewers’ attention. Continue Reading