2020 Marketing Trends: Asher Team Predictions

2020 Marketing Trends: Asher Team Predictions

Considering how much advertising has evolved in the last decade, the only guarantee in this industry is change. From the proliferation of video content, to omnichannel initiatives, technologies and practices are blooming (and withering) around us every day. Rather than being trendy, it takes experts to determine what trends matter enough to become industry standards. Armed with decades of agency experience, the Asher team weighs in on marketing trends for 2020.

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Data As a Difference-Maker in Higher Education Marketing

Data As a Difference-Maker in Higher Education Marketing

It’s an understatement to say that these are challenging times for American higher education institutions. Overall, enrollment has declined for eight years running−and even darker days are coming. Recent graduates and major media outlets are questioning the value of a college degree. And, perhaps most alarming of all, institutions across the nation are closing their doors at an unprecedented rate.

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Location Data Success: Bridging the Omnichannel Gap

Location Data Success: Bridging the Omnichannel Gap

Who would have ever thought marketers could harness location data to target someone down to a footstep? The idea would have seemed like science fiction back in the 1950s when Nielsen sectioned the United States into a 210-piece DMA jigsaw puzzle. However, it has become second nature in advertising to modify landing pages and creative placements by location to better target our customers.

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“Salute Our Veterans” Client Campaign Makes Us All Reflect Year Round

“Salute Our Veterans” Client Campaign Makes Us All Reflect Year Round

I had the good fortune to be part of a client-agency team that announced last week the design of a new “Salute Our Veterans” potato chip bag for chip manufacturer Mister Bee Potato Chips. Once on the store shelves and available online, this specialty bag will help boost the global efforts of the United Service Organizations (USO).

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