Category: Big Data

How to use big data and analytics to improve marketing ROI

October 2, 2018

In a world where we can purchase a home entertainment system with the click of a button or order season tickets for our favourite hockey team through social media, marketing is at a turning point. As a result, marketers have access to more data than ever before. But now that they have it, what’s the Read More

The Art of Science

March 20, 2016

By Kelly Stephenson, Director of Strategy, Creature When we ask new clients which brands they most admire, we almost invariably hear the same several names invoked: Old Spice, Nike, Apple. And when we ask why, our clients tell us they’re inspired by these brands’ ability to affect culture, forge bonds with people in new ways Read More

Big Data: The Days When Love Was Invented To Sell Nylons Are Long Gone

March 15, 2016

   (Labelled for reuse with modification on Google)   By Lesley Yuen Digital Marketing Specialist, Century Group “The reason you haven’t felt it is because it doesn’t exist,” says Don Draper. “What you call ‘love’ was invented by guys like me. To sell nylons.” Listen to the bigshot creative director who has all too many Read More

Where You Should Be … From Now

May 22, 2014

This Conference is about humanity. And technology. As saavy marketers, you want to see around corners, get glimpse into the future. Attending this conference might just give a bit of help with your struggle to predict the singularity. And, if you want to meet:               Nora Young from CBC Read More

Digital Marketing Trends

May 19, 2014

by Ray Wang 5 Significant Digital Marketing Trends Every Marketer Should Keep in Mind Marketers often have difficulties keeping up with the latest in digital marketing due to all the rapid changes. To help marketers stay current with issues most relevant to them, I have listed five significant digital marketing trends you should know: 1.       Read More

VISION BuzzFeed: Top 10 List of 2014 Marketing Trends

May 2, 2014

by Meena Sandhu As marketers, we are more than familiar with buzzwords, trends, hot topics, industry lingo, etc. – and, in fact, our industry is responsible for creating much of it. However, even the most seasoned marketer can get caught up, swept away or even left in the dust trying to stay on top of Read More

Remarketing – Am I Being Stalked? Extraordinary Digital Thinkers, Part 5

March 12, 2014

By Bruce Nickson This post, which features John Hossack of Cardinal Path, is one of six posts that recap the February 20th BCAMA Evening Speaker Series event, The League of Incredible Digital Thinkers. We all know that marketing is becoming more of a science than since forever. The “I don’t know which 50% of my budget I’m Read More

Marketing at the Speed of Light: Extraordinary Digital Thinkers, Part 4

March 9, 2014

By Bruce Nickson In this post, the fourth in the series recapping The League of Incredible Digital Thinkers, the February 20th BCAMA Evening Speaker Series event, John Ounpuu from Blast Radius starts us with a simple homily: Digital is bigger than the icing on your cake. Ummm, thanks John. For that. Some stats: 2.5 billion people online all Read More

To the Future and Beyond: Extraordinary Digital Thinkers, Part 1

February 25, 2014

BCAMA events are rarely staid. That said, the February 20th BCAMA Evening Speaker Series event featuring The League of Extraordinary Digital Thinkers was about as “unstaid” as it gets. We had a menacing flying drone, an advanced case of vacation hangover, and an appearance by the Green Lantern… plus more than one professional marketer was challenged by Read More

Remarketing: Improving Financial Results

February 17, 2014

A sneak preview from John Hossack, President and Founding Partner of Cardinal Path “Businesses and organizations spent a lot of time and money to drive traffic to their websites. All of this effort typically leads to 96% of these visitors leaving the website without taking the action that the business or organization wanted them to. So Read More