The Masters: A Brand Unlike Any Other

Published on May 22, 2018, at 9:10 a.m. by Halle Russo. The Masters is far more than “a tradition unlike any other.” From the Augusta National golf course itself to the winner’s green jacket, it…

Guilty by Association

Published on February 8, 2017, at 8:56 a.m. by Tristen Gell. Ivanka Trump — an amazingly successful business woman and fashion icon. You may know her father, President Donald J. Trump. Some people aren’t too…

Now Following @Pontifex

Published October 25, 2015, 5:00 p.m. by Tatum Roessler. Upon his first visit to the United States, Pope Francis “broke the Internet.” He dominated everyone’s news feeds with Pope Mobile geo-filters, live tweets, Instagrams and…

Starbucks: Harvesting Brand Image

Posted: September 18, 12:13 p.m. by Madalyn Atherton. Move over, apple cider. It may be #basic, but there’s no denying that pumpkin spice reigns supreme as the flavor of fall. Since Sept. 8, when Starbucks…

Startups and Public Relations

Posted: November 10, 2014, 5:40 p.m. by Michelle Sue Agee. As a slightly seasoned, soon-to-be public relations professional, I spend much time deciphering an array of positive and negative public relations scenarios that brands have…

A Bite out of Apple

Posted: September 10, 2014, 3:11 p.m. by Connor Fox. “Think Different.” One of the most recognizable campaign slogans in the late 1990s illuminated the efforts of Apple Inc. to begin a new era with innovation.…

Oreo: The Little Cookie That Could

Posted: September 3, 2014, 2:29 p.m. by Katie Foster Howard. Coke vs. Pepsi, Apple vs. Microsoft, Nike vs. Adidas. These three brand wars have been raging in the past decades, and the entrance of social…