Mad Men Marketing Blog

Checkout what's new at Mad Men and what's going on around the interweb.

Posted by ryanblair in Advertising, Economics, International | November 16, 2016

Social media wants to be your one stop shop for, well.... everything....

Posted by ryanblair in Economics, International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | March 6, 2015

Apple to Join The Dow Jones Industrial Average...

With 3 billion eyes glued to the World Cup over the course of a month, a lot of advertising dollars are pushed in its general direction....

Posted by ryanblair in Advertising, Communications, Industry News | June 4, 2014

(Kim Braesch) Net neutrality’s demise may have a greater impact than just a longer load time on your Hulu videos. ...

Posted by ryanblair in Advertising, International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | January 27, 2014

World Cup > Super Bowl > Winter Olympics...

Posted by ryanblair in Agency News, Economics, International | October 17, 2013

A fun rant about protectionism, import/export, and misplaced nationalism...

Posted by ryanblair in Economics, Industry News, International | October 14, 2013

Mobile e-commerce is spreading like wildfire as mobile devices become the dominant medium to surf the web....

Posted by ryanblair in Agency News, Communications, Economics | September 5, 2013

It appears the U.S. is on the verge of becoming embroiled in another altercation in the Middle East...

Everyone's heard of the black market. Does anyone know what it is exactly? Did you know there was a grey market?...

Posted by ryanblair in Community, International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | April 15, 2013

You may have heard rumblings that One Spark is coming to Jacksonville, and that it's a big deal....

Posted by ryanblair in Economics, International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | April 3, 2013

Last night, my friend Cecilia, who is from Argentina, asked my opinion on the new Pope. ...

Posted by ryanblair in Economics, Industry News, International | February 22, 2013

This past week saw Heinz sold to Warren Buffett and 3G Capital, a Brazillian investment firm to the tune of 23 BILLION dollars. ...

The nation's economy and its lack of perceived upswing will be at the heart of the political discussion this election year, as it should be....

Posted by ryanblair in Economics, International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | July 30, 2012

Four years have passed since Michael Phelps' accolades at the Olympic games in Beijing. ...

Posted by ryanblair in International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | July 25, 2012

For those of you that don't know, a hostel is like a bed and breakfast for minimalists. Up until my exploits in Argentina, I had never been exposed to a hostel....

Posted by michele in Advertising, International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | July 20, 2012

As I scribe my first blog after returning from abroad, I choose the subject of foreign marketing. We are constantly inundated with advertisements...

Posted by ryanblair in International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | July 20, 2012

As I look back on the time that I've spent in Argentina, I would like to single out an individual who put forth a great deal of effort to ensure my group had a ...

After 3 weeks in Argentina, a few glaring business opportunities have managed to seize me by the throat and throttle me....

I have been in Rosario, Argentina since the 20th of June. Since then, I have observed several differences between our countries based on observation....

Posted by ryanblair in International, Research | June 21, 2012

How much does peace of mind cost? How much should it cost? We as Americans spend more money than any other nation, hands down, when it comes to national defense...

Posted by ryanblair in International, Jacksonville Ad Agency, Media | June 20, 2012

This November will find millions of Americans at the polls to determine who will be the face of our nation for the next four years....

Posted by ryanblair in Economics, International, Jacksonville Ad Agency | June 11, 2012

In 1817, David Ricardo first described the concept of comparative advantage. ...