WHAT?? Who Doesn’t Want to Marry George Clooney?

Posted 2011 at by & in category Marketing Musings.

This Norwegian DnB NOR bank ad is funny – and a little odd. I love the parody in the fact this woman wakes up to find herself married to George Clooney but isn’t very excited about it all. Maybe the horse head has something to do with it? Anyways, it’s good for a laugh –… Read more »

This Free Lunch Comes With a Side of PR Backlash Slaw – Food Bloggers Complain About Free Food

Posted 2011 at by & in category Marketing Musings.

Here at Sharp Marketing, we have a lot of food blogger friends we work with in helping promote our clients’ brands and this story from Steve Hall at AdRants made me wonder what our group of folks might say about this. In August, ConAgra Foods, parent to the Marie Callender’s brand of frozen foods, invited… Read more »

It’s Summer and Time For All The Brand-Aid Concerts and Festivals.

Posted 2011 at by & in category Marketing Musings.

In case you missed it this week, Stephen Colbert did a hilarious takedown of corporate-sponsored summer indie-rock festivals — by way of introducing his own summer music festival, StePhest Colbchella ‘011: Rock You Like a Thirst-Icane, brought to you by Dr Pepper. Throughout the week, the StePhest Colbchella segment of Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report”… Read more »