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The Wonders of Spring

Baseball was always more than just a game to me. It’s part of American culture and ingrained in my blood. Since I was a kid playing Little League, I always looked forward to the first day I could get out and throw a ball around. Now that my skills (or lack of) don’t...

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Bouvier Kelly Wins Three at 2011 ADDY Awards

Bouvier Kelly, one of the Triad’s leading advertising, marketing and public relations agencies, picked up one gold and two silver awards at the 2011 ADDY Awards on March 5. More than 100 people representing creative agencies throughout the region were in attendance at...

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Lesley Thompson returns to BKI

Lesley Thompson has accepted a position with Bouvier Kelly as the agency’s Media Director. Thompson has more than 20 years of experience in marketing and advertising, including a previous 11-year stint with Bouvier Kelly. She has an extensive background in media...

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Welcome Back, Lesley Thompson

Lesley Thompson has rejoined the agency as Media Director! We are thrilled to have her back at the helm of the best Media Services Group in the southeast. (Of course, I’m prejudiced – what would you expect?) It was hard to say “goodbye and good luck” to her when,...

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Leveraging Our City’s Assets

It was an awesome sight. Close to a hundred of Greensboro’s best and brightest leaders gathered in the Empire Room to learn what the City’s business and higher education CEO’s envision for our future. Their plans are the result of an unprecedented collaborative effort...

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Personal credibility in the social media age

I just learned about an important casualty of society’s seemingly unlimited ability to communicate everyone’s thoughts and opinions. Apparently, after a few years of exposure to each others’ cyber-delivered insights and takes on the world, we have reached a...

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Southern is Scrumptious: New Yorkers, eat your heart out.

High on my list of favorite projects is the opportunity to share Biscuitville’s national acclaim thanks to NY chef Elizabeth Karmel’s praise in a recent issue of Saveur magazine. Saveur magazine is a gorgeous, glossy bi-monthly publication full of mouth-watering...

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Knowing when to say when… and tweeting responsibly.

I am going to vent today in our blog about one of my social media pet peeves. Those who know me know that I have pet peeves at times and, well, get a little passionate about them. So… if this is you, well, don’t ever admit to me that you do this, ok? One of my pet...

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20 Awesome Quotes on Time

The biggest excuse people make about why they can't be innovative is the lack of time. Really? 1. “Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back.” – Harvey...

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The Passing of Jack LaLanne

Turned on the news Monday at 6:15am, as I do each morning, and the first story I heard was a memorial piece on Jack LaLanne... the man that seemed he would live forever. As long as I can remember, Jack LaLanne has graced our TV sets. From crazy feats of strength on...

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Get Well Soon Steve Jobs

When Apple announced last week that Steve Jobs was taking a leave of absence due to medical reasons, it made me feel a bit bummed out. Now, I don’t know Steve Jobs personally, but I do feel a genuine sadness to think that one day, he won’t be the CEO of Apple anymore....

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Scooper or Pointer: which are you?

Are you a Scooper or a Pointer? I’m sure your response is “huh?” I ask because recently a Rotary speaker asked us the same question and my response was very similar to yours. She shared an interesting story about how dog poop (that’s not one of those seven words,...

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