A Call To Action: ‘Owned Media,’ More Than Being Social

By Ed Pierce, ITAcommunications.com While brand marketers for consumer companies exploit the new web-created opportunities to capture buyers’ attention, B2B marketers have had good reason to wait. The general consensus is that digital marketing comprises corporate website and repetitive corporate messaging placed in banner advertising and in social media posts, tweets and photos. As a… Read More

A Call To Action: Let ‘Content’ Open Doors For You

W. Edward Pierce, Principal, It’s The Arts As any great sales per­son will tell you, sales is not about a great prod­uct or ser­vice, it’s about the customer’s per­cep­tion of value. For corporate buyers, value is help­ing to max­i­mize the con­tri­bu­tion of his or her area of responsbility to the company’s strate­gic goals and/or the… Read More

Shedding Light on Prismatic Marketing for Black-and-White Executives

W. Edward Pierce, Principal, It’s The Arts Marketing It isn’t surprising to any Chief Marketing Officer who might deal with a CEO or CFO as a peer, but most executives are focused on the black, as in the profits, the bottom line. Yes, they can distinguish red, like a bull sees red. Little wonder then… Read More

A Call to Action

This is the first in a series of blogs focused on effective marketing, written by branding and marketing authority, W. Edward Pierce, expressly for executives who want to to do the best possible job in connecting and influencing targeted decision-makers. Having just eclipsed 40 years of marketing on both the agency and corporate sides, I… Read More