Do Bank Branches Have a Future?

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Blog Financial Do Bank Branches Have a Future?

In a society driven by smartphones, tablets and instant connections the concept of commercial banks seem a bit befuddled, or the product of a past life that we’re quickly moving away from, one text message at a time. A recent article by William Weidman dealt with the broad issue of retail banking trends and laid…

Have You Ever Taken a Cruise?

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With all the recent chaos within the cruise ship industry, it is very interesting to examine what marketing techniques the cruise line companies are using to either deal with disaster or take advantage of a competitor’s misfortune. In fact the entire realm of cruise ship marketing can be very useful information.

Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders. IBEROSTAR Beaches. Tune in tonight to see.

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We’re incredibly proud of the partnership we helped develop between us, Frederick Swanston Advertising, the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts and the Riviera Maya Tourist Board. Together, we created TV, radio, Game Day events, online advertising, stadium signage, a digital campaign and a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader Camp for aspiring young cheerleaders. This partnership…

Iberostar Celebrates The Role of the Travel Agent.

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Contrary to popular opinion, all vacation travel is not automatically booked on the Internet these days.  In fact, a recent study by Travel & Leisure confirms what our Iberostar Hotels & Resorts client already recognized: the average person booking travel online visits 21 sites during nine sessions when preparing for a trip. This represents an…

Bank of North Georgia Launches Holiday Toy Drive

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Our friends and clients at Bank of North Georgia and Bank of Coweta have always been among the most civic-minded folks we know.  So, it is no surprise that they are once again spearheading a holiday toy drive to collect new, unwrapped toys for children across metro Atlanta.  And each of the 46 Bank of…

Chateau Élan Vineyard Run Raises Money and Hope for Those In Need

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Brilliant sunshine, cool temperatures and a picturesque course meanders through Chateau Élan’s fabulous vineyards, stables, golf courses and beautiful estate homes.  This Saturday’s 2nd Annual Vineyard Run for Hope has all the ingredients of a great day for a wonderful cause – raising money for Gwinnett’s Children’s Charities. Starting and ending at the beautiful Chateau…

Does Anyone Still Use Travel Agents in the Internet Era? You Might Be Surprised.

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There is a widespread perception that the use of travel agents has diminished greatly since the advent of the internet.  With the ability to virtually tour potential vacation destinations online, then use travel sites like Orbitz, Expedia, Travelocity, KAYAK and endless others to book vacations at discounted rates, is anyone still using travel agents?