Introducing 2018’s Digiday Changemakers, honoring those modernizing media and marketing
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One thing that never gets old in media and marketing is the desire to rethink the status quo, challenge conventional wisdom and raise the bar. That impulse is evident in our second Changemakers list, where we spotlight people who are busy creating the future of media and marketing. A few themes dominated this list, including the battle against tech giants’ dominance of online advertising, solving the mystery shrouding where ad dollars are spent and putting a spotlight on bad workplace culture. Meet 50 people we are honoring for their contributions, every day, in making change a reality.
Member ExclusiveMarketing Briefing: As socializing returns, marketers will ‘adopt a hybrid model’ adding OOH, pop-ups back to the mix
Marketers and media buyers say that the next few months will see a hybrid approach from marketers with a rise in advertising and marketing that had dipped (i.e. out-of-home and experiential) due to the pandemic as well as a continued push for virtual and live audio options.
‘Sustainability makes good business sense’: Companies ramp up eco-friendly efforts for office returns
During the pandemic, as firms dramatically curbed their energy and paper usage and reduced their office footprint, sustainability has become a whole new rallying cry.
‘It’s taking a whole village to plan’: Who is calling the shots on what the return to offices looks like?
Figuring out what a return to the office looks like is a giant undertaking. And at many businesses it's requiring a bunch of different skills and mindsets to plan it.
SponsoredHow The Company Store is reimagining customer experiences for pandemic-era growth
Throughout the pandemic, some retail categories have been inherently successful. Home furnishings and décor are among them; with consumers spending so much more time at home, updates and renovations flourished. Criteo data from the first half of 2020 showed sales for items like outdoor furniture sets up 434% year over year, with other home items […]
It’s deja vu for marketers as Apple’s ATT causes consent headache
Marketers are again in limbo as gaining people’s consent to be tracked via pop-up rears its head around Apple’s latest privacy push -- just as it did for the General Data Protection Regulation three years ago.
Member ExclusiveMedia Buying Briefing: Attention metrics vie for the industry’s, well, attention. Will it take root?
Proponents of attention metrics in media planning say it will reduce waste in buying, especially for CPG brands.