Entries by Kim Kudasik

Snackable Videos: What You Need to Know about Short Form Ads from SXSW Experts

By: Brionna Simons   Do you notice the pre-roll advertisements before watching your favorite YouTube videos? Or the super short commercials during your Hulu and Facebook Watch shows? Then you’ve been delivered a short form video advertisement. New Snacks One of the newest solutions in digital marketing strategies is short video ads. Customer attention spans […]

Black History Month Interview with Brionna Simons

By: Taylor Gombar    Black History Month This February we celebrate the impactful marketing contributions ignited by our local community of color. This vibrant celebration of cultivated talent is not solely recognized during Black History Month, but continually embraced within board rooms each day. We spoke to Brionna Simons, Director of Content for AMA Colorado, […]

What’s happening at DIA? Goat Yoga, Ice Skating, and New Signage

By Brionna Simons Last year, the Denver International Airport, or DIA as affectionately named by locals, made several headlines as it welcomed a record high of 60 million passengers. Other buzzworthy news included hosting a free holiday ice skating rink and being ranked #1 in the nation for best airport food. DIA, the country’s sixth […]

The IKEA Dresser May Last Longer than your Operational Efficiency

by Taylor Gombar Enough already! Let’s understand strategy before five more colleagues endorse your LinkedIn skillset. As marketers we can agree to the vital need of strategic positioning in a business plan. Marketers cannot confuse long-term marketing strategies with operational efficiencies. Operational efficiencies merely increase productivity levels. It is easily replicated by any competitor’s larger workforce […]

New Year, Same You – Brands Taking Political Stances

By Taylor Gombar Brand reflection is upon us with the turn of the New Year and the anniversary of the presidential inauguration. Throughout 2017, companies exposed consumers to various political positions through product campaigns and media releases. New Balance sneakers praised Trump’s opposition on the Trans-Pacific Partnerships, while Cards Against Humanity purchased vacant land along Trump’s […]

TED Talk Wrap-Up: What I Learned from an Activist and Former Skinhead

By Brionna Simons TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) is a nonprofit global community devoted to spreading ideas. A Tedx event is a local level conference showcasing live speakers whom each present a TED Talk, which is a short and powerful talk that sparks deep conversations and connections. On November 11th, thousands gathered in downtown Denver […]

Colorado American Marketing Association, MarTech Leader Adestra Announce Partnership

CONTACT:   Brandy Whalen 303-886-8874 Colorado American Marketing Association   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Colorado American Marketing Association, MarTech Leader Adestra Announce Partnership   Denver – February 12, 2016 – The Colorado American Marketing Association (Colorado AMA) and Adestra, a leading provider of innovative marketing technology software and services, today announced a multi-year partnership. Adestra […]

And The Winner Is…

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Peak Awards! On May 29, the Colorado Chapter of the American Marketing Association (COAMA) held their Annual Peak Awards at City Hall, 1144 Broadway. A networking social with free beverages preceded a BBQ dinner buffet catered by Three Tomatoes. Attendees enjoyed live music by The Uncommon Cold while […]